The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 71 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 23 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.53% 2.03% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.55% 22.73% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 13
Median daily rate £425 £388 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +61.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £212 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
Degree
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 132 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.26% 8.95% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 70 59
Median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Edinburgh region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Edinburgh region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Degree.

1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
4 10 (23.81%) Web Services
4 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) Project Management
5 8 (19.05%) .NET
5 8 (19.05%) C#
5 8 (19.05%) ERP
6 7 (16.67%) ETL
6 7 (16.67%) AIX
6 7 (16.67%) Middleware
6 7 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
6 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 6 (14.29%) QA
8 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
8 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.90%) IT Governance
8 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
8 5 (11.90%) ISEB
8 5 (11.90%) Java
8 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
9 4 (9.52%) SAN
9 4 (9.52%) IBM
9 4 (9.52%) Banking
9 4 (9.52%) Retail
9 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
2 3 (7.14%) iPlanet
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Drupal
3 2 (4.76%) SAS
3 2 (4.76%) WordPress
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.76%) Edge Animate
2 2 (4.76%) InDesign
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (4.76%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (2.38%) BGP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) MPLS
2 1 (2.38%) OSPF
2 1 (2.38%) Skype
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.38%) GIS
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (4.76%) Front Office
4 1 (2.38%) Avionics
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Incident Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Interactive Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Investment Management Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Management Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) ITIL Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) Web Services
2 8 (19.05%) .NET
3 7 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 3 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Wicket
5 2 (4.76%) Flash
5 2 (4.76%) GWT
5 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.76%) Java EE
5 2 (4.76%) JSF
5 2 (4.76%) Spring
5 2 (4.76%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.38%) HTML5
6 1 (2.38%) LINQ
6 1 (2.38%) WPF
6 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) LPAR
4 3 (7.14%) DataPower
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.76%) e-Learning
5 2 (4.76%) Graphic Design
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Life Science
6 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.38%) Physics
6 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Solaris
2 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (23.81%) Project Management
2 8 (19.05%) ERP
3 7 (16.67%) ETL
3 7 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
4 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
4 5 (11.90%) IT Governance
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
5 4 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 5 (11.90%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
7 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) MBA
3 1 (2.38%) CCDA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) CCNP
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) GIAC
3 1 (2.38%) IIBA
3 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) COBIT
3 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) FrontRange
2 3 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata