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 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 50 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 32 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.31% 2.54% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.07% 24.60% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 9
Average daily rate
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£388 £280 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.39% -10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £215 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-2.98% +67.50%
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
145 126 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.45% 10.31% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 68 43
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £620 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £19.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.10% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 22 (30.56%) Computer Science
3 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (25.00%) Banking
5 17 (23.61%) SQL
6 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 13 (18.06%) Linux
7 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (16.67%) Internet
9 11 (15.28%) HTML
9 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.28%) Data Modelling
10 10 (13.89%) CSS
11 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 9 (12.50%) Project Management
11 9 (12.50%) Information Security
11 9 (12.50%) HTML5
12 8 (11.11%) CSS3
12 8 (11.11%) jQuery
12 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
12 8 (11.11%) Web Development
12 8 (11.11%) .NET
13 7 (9.72%) PL/SQL
13 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.72%) Java
13 7 (9.72%) MS Office
13 7 (9.72%) Web Services
13 7 (9.72%) UNIX
13 7 (9.72%) Retail
13 7 (9.72%) Investment Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.33%) SAS
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) Lync
4 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.78%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.78%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.72%) MS Office
3 4 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.17%) MS Project
5 2 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) Internet
2 6 (8.33%) Intranet
3 3 (4.17%) SAN
3 3 (4.17%) DNS
3 3 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (2.78%) LDAP
4 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.39%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) HTTP
5 1 (1.39%) LAN
5 1 (1.39%) VoIP
5 1 (1.39%) WLAN
5 1 (1.39%) WAN
5 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
5 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.39%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
4 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Ant
1 6 (8.33%) JUnit
2 3 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.39%) Xcode
3 1 (1.39%) Toad
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (41.67%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Analyst
2 18 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Information Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.33%) SAS Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Service Assurance Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.28%) HTML
2 10 (13.89%) CSS
3 9 (12.50%) HTML5
4 8 (11.11%) CSS3
4 8 (11.11%) jQuery
4 8 (11.11%) .NET
5 7 (9.72%) Web Services
6 6 (8.33%) XML
6 6 (8.33%) J2EE
7 4 (5.56%) YUI
7 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.56%) DOM
7 4 (5.56%) JAXB
8 2 (2.78%) Ajax
8 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.39%) SOAP
9 1 (1.39%) XHTML
9 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.39%) JSON
9 1 (1.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.56%) Computer Science
2 20 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.33%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) GIS
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.39%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Economics
6 1 (1.39%) Statistics
6 1 (1.39%) iPhone
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.06%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) UNIX
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Solaris
6 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) Data Modelling
3 9 (12.50%) Project Management
3 9 (12.50%) Information Security
4 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 8 (11.11%) Web Development
5 7 (9.72%) Investment Management
5 7 (9.72%) SDLC
6 6 (8.33%) Time Management
6 6 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 6 (8.33%) TDD
7 5 (6.94%) Change Management
8 4 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Migration
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.17%) Scrum
9 3 (4.17%) ITIL
9 3 (4.17%) Product Management
10 2 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) PL/SQL
3 7 (9.72%) Java
4 5 (6.94%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) CISMP
1 6 (8.33%) CISSP
1 6 (8.33%) CISM
1 6 (8.33%) Sun Certification
2 5 (6.94%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) OCP
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.94%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) SLA
4 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) NFS
2 2 (2.78%) Samba
3 1 (1.39%) BitLocker
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) Sun
2 6 (8.33%) VMware
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.78%) Dell
5 2 (2.78%) EMC
5 2 (2.78%) NetApp
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.78%) CommVault
6 1 (1.39%) Informatica
6 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.39%) ESRI
6 1 (1.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) Telerik
6 1 (1.39%) HubSpot
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £150.00 - £175.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago