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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 47 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 36 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.48% 2.87% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.48% 26.92% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £260 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £214 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £388 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% +19.56%
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
131 130 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.04% 10.65% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 65 38
Average daily rate £325 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £198 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 33 (37.08%) Computer Science
2 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (20.22%) Banking
4 18 (20.22%) Finance
4 18 (20.22%) HTML
4 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.22%) SQL
4 18 (20.22%) Linux
5 17 (19.10%) CSS
6 16 (17.98%) Java
6 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
6 16 (17.98%) jQuery
7 14 (15.73%) HTML5
8 13 (14.61%) CSS3
9 12 (13.48%) Time Management
10 11 (12.36%) .NET
10 11 (12.36%) UNIX
11 10 (11.24%) Information Security
11 10 (11.24%) Internet
11 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
11 10 (11.24%) YUI
12 9 (10.11%) PHP
12 9 (10.11%) Python
12 9 (10.11%) Big Data
13 8 (8.99%) Perl
13 8 (8.99%) Security Testing
14 7 (7.87%) Web Development
14 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
14 7 (7.87%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.25%) CMS
2 2 (2.25%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.12%) Lync
3 1 (1.12%) Drupal
3 1 (1.12%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
2 5 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Internet
2 5 (5.62%) SAN
2 5 (5.62%) Intranet
3 3 (3.37%) DNS
3 3 (3.37%) DHCP
4 2 (2.25%) LDAP
4 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.11%) Big Data
2 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Ant
1 6 (6.74%) JUnit
2 3 (3.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.25%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.12%) Toad
4 1 (1.12%) Xcode
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
1 18 (20.22%) Banking
2 2 (2.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (35.96%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.62%) Security Analyst
5 5 (5.62%) Information Analyst
5 5 (5.62%) Administrator
5 5 (5.62%) Architect
5 5 (5.62%) Technical Administrator
5 5 (5.62%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.22%) HTML
2 17 (19.10%) CSS
3 16 (17.98%) jQuery
4 14 (15.73%) HTML5
5 13 (14.61%) CSS3
6 11 (12.36%) .NET
7 10 (11.24%) YUI
8 7 (7.87%) Web Services
9 6 (6.74%) J2EE
10 3 (3.37%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.37%) XML
11 2 (2.25%) DOM
11 2 (2.25%) JAXB
11 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.25%) WCF
12 1 (1.12%) Android SDK
12 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.12%) iOS SDK
12 1 (1.12%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 33 (37.08%) Computer Science
2 21 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.12%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.12%) Statistics
4 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.12%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) GIS
4 1 (1.12%) Life Science
4 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.12%) iPhone
4 1 (1.12%) Open Source
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Linux
2 11 (12.36%) UNIX
3 5 (5.62%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Solaris
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.48%) Time Management
3 10 (11.24%) Information Security
4 8 (8.99%) Security Testing
5 7 (7.87%) Web Development
5 7 (7.87%) Project Management
6 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.74%) Migration
6 6 (6.74%) TDD
6 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
6 6 (6.74%) Investment Management
7 5 (5.62%) Coaching
7 5 (5.62%) Cyber Security
7 5 (5.62%) Product Management
7 5 (5.62%) ITIL
8 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.49%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.37%) Release Management
9 3 (3.37%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
1 18 (20.22%) SQL
2 16 (17.98%) Java
3 9 (10.11%) PHP
3 9 (10.11%) Python
4 8 (8.99%) Perl
5 7 (7.87%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.87%) C++
6 6 (6.74%) C#
7 2 (2.25%) C
7 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.25%) VBA
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Sun Certification
2 5 (5.62%) CISM
2 5 (5.62%) CISMP
2 5 (5.62%) CISSP
3 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.37%) HND
4 2 (2.25%) MCSE
4 2 (2.25%) CCNA
4 2 (2.25%) ISEB
4 2 (2.25%) OCP
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.25%) MCTS
4 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.12%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.49%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) NFS
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) SCOM
2 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) Sun
2 6 (6.74%) VMware
3 3 (3.37%) NetApp
3 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) EMC
4 2 (2.25%) CommVault
4 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) HubSpot
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) Dell
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Rate: £25 - £32 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago