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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 32 70 40
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -30
Contract jobs citing Degree 45 21 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.31% 1.45% 3.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.18% 14.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 17
Median daily rate £225 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.35% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £350 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £548 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £52.09 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 - £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +34.37%

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
112 150 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.21% 10.38% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 67 64
Median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.83% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £52.00 £15.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.98% -49.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 50 (52.08%) Java
2 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.50%) Scrum
4 34 (35.42%) Computer Science
5 27 (28.13%) Finance
6 25 (26.04%) Python
7 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 20 (20.83%) ESRI
9 19 (19.79%) PostGIS
9 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
9 19 (19.79%) Leaflet
9 19 (19.79%) GeoServer
9 19 (19.79%) OpenLayers
10 17 (17.71%) Management Information System
10 17 (17.71%) Linux
10 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
11 15 (15.63%) Web Development
11 15 (15.63%) BDD
12 14 (14.58%) JIRA
12 14 (14.58%) TDD
12 14 (14.58%) SQL
12 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (14.58%) GIS
13 13 (13.54%) Web Services
13 13 (13.54%) Windows
13 13 (13.54%) Open Source
14 12 (12.50%) JBehave
14 12 (12.50%) Maven
14 12 (12.50%) Migration
14 12 (12.50%) Gradle

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 19 (19.79%) GeoServer
2 4 (4.17%) JBoss
2 4 (4.17%) Moodle
3 3 (3.13%) Blackboard Learn
4 2 (2.08%) CMS
4 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.04%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.21%) MS Office
4 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.04%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Firewall
2 4 (4.17%) LAN
2 4 (4.17%) WAN
3 3 (3.13%) Internet
3 3 (3.13%) VLAN
3 3 (3.13%) VPN
4 2 (2.08%) Wireless
5 1 (1.04%) BGP
5 1 (1.04%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (1.04%) DHCP
5 1 (1.04%) DNS
5 1 (1.04%) FWSM
5 1 (1.04%) HTTP
5 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.04%) IPv6
5 1 (1.04%) Network Security
5 1 (1.04%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) GIS
2 9 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.29%) MySQL
4 6 (6.25%) Spatial Data
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.13%) Big Data
7 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.04%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 14 (14.58%) JIRA
2 12 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 12 (12.50%) Gradle
2 12 (12.50%) JBehave
2 12 (12.50%) Maven
3 9 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 7 (7.29%) Artifactory
5 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.13%) Subversion
7 2 (2.08%) Bugzilla
7 2 (2.08%) Selenium
7 2 (2.08%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.08%) Xcode
8 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.04%) Grunt
8 1 (1.04%) gulp
General
1 27 (28.13%) Finance
2 7 (7.29%) Banking
3 3 (3.13%) Law
3 3 (3.13%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Electronics
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (46.88%) Developer
2 14 (14.58%) Analyst
3 12 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.42%) Architect
5 8 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Consultant
5 8 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 8 (8.33%) Junior
5 8 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.25%) GIS Architect
6 6 (6.25%) GIS Developer
6 6 (6.25%) GIS Web Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Principal Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.13%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
1 19 (19.79%) Leaflet
1 19 (19.79%) OpenLayers
1 19 (19.79%) PostGIS
2 13 (13.54%) Web Services
3 9 (9.38%) Spring
3 9 (9.38%) XML
4 8 (8.33%) WSDL
5 7 (7.29%) .NET
5 7 (7.29%) HTML
5 7 (7.29%) RESTful
5 7 (7.29%) XML Messaging
6 6 (6.25%) CSS
7 5 (5.21%) CSS3
7 5 (5.21%) HTML5
8 4 (4.17%) J2EE
8 4 (4.17%) JSP
8 4 (4.17%) React
9 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.42%) Computer Science
2 17 (17.71%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.21%) User Experience
5 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.17%) Fintech
5 4 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.17%) VLE
6 3 (3.13%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.08%) 3D Printing
7 2 (2.08%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.08%) iPad
7 2 (2.08%) iPhone
7 2 (2.08%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.71%) Linux
2 13 (13.54%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Unix
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) Scrum
3 17 (17.71%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.63%) BDD
4 15 (15.63%) Web Development
5 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (14.58%) TDD
6 13 (13.54%) Open Source
7 12 (12.50%) Migration
8 10 (10.42%) Data Migration
8 10 (10.42%) Information Architecture
9 8 (8.33%) Change Management
9 8 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.29%) ITIL
11 6 (6.25%) Analytics
12 5 (5.21%) Coaching
12 5 (5.21%) People Management
13 4 (4.17%) Software Delivery
13 4 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) Java
2 25 (26.04%) Python
3 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.58%) SQL
5 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.08%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.08%) C#
6 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.04%) PHP
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) BC Cleared
1 3 (3.13%) CEH
1 3 (3.13%) CISSP
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) APMP
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.08%) MCDBA
2 2 (2.08%) MCITP
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) CCIE
3 1 (1.04%) CCNA
3 1 (1.04%) CCNP
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Ansible
2 1 (1.04%) Cacti
2 1 (1.04%) Nagios
2 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.04%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) ESRI
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco
4 4 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 4 (4.17%) Juniper
5 3 (3.13%) Blackboard
5 3 (3.13%) Splunk
5 3 (3.13%) Tableau
5 3 (3.13%) VMware
6 2 (2.08%) Apple
6 2 (2.08%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.08%) Cognos
7 1 (1.04%) CA
7 1 (1.04%) HP
7 1 (1.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) OpenText
7 1 (1.04%) Peregrine
7 1 (1.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds