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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 58 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 37 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.89% 1.96% 2.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.43% 21.09% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 19
Median daily rate £388 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £277 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £457 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
140 147 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.94% 9.28% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 79 83
Median daily rate £373 £325 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.61% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +77.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Scrum
3 20 (31.75%) Finance
4 17 (26.98%) Java
4 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
5 16 (25.40%) Python
5 16 (25.40%) ESRI
5 16 (25.40%) PostGIS
5 16 (25.40%) Leaflet
5 16 (25.40%) GeoServer
5 16 (25.40%) OpenLayers
6 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
7 12 (19.05%) .NET
8 11 (17.46%) SQL
8 11 (17.46%) C#
8 11 (17.46%) JIRA
9 9 (14.29%) Banking
9 9 (14.29%) GIS
9 9 (14.29%) BDD
10 8 (12.70%) Ansible
10 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
10 8 (12.70%) Gradle
10 8 (12.70%) Artifactory
10 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
10 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
10 8 (12.70%) JBehave
10 8 (12.70%) Open Source
10 8 (12.70%) ERP
10 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (12.70%) TDD

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 16 (25.40%) GeoServer
2 7 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) SAS
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.59%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Network Security
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) BGP
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) MPLS
3 1 (1.59%) OSPF
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) GIS
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.59%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) JIRA
2 8 (12.70%) Artifactory
2 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
2 8 (12.70%) Gradle
2 8 (12.70%) JBehave
2 8 (12.70%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.70%) Maven
3 1 (1.59%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.59%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Avionics
5 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.59%) Front Office
5 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.35%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Security Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) GIS Developer
7 3 (4.76%) GIS Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Incident Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Management Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) Leaflet
1 16 (25.40%) OpenLayers
1 16 (25.40%) PostGIS
2 12 (19.05%) .NET
3 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
4 7 (11.11%) Middleware
4 7 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (6.35%) WPF
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.59%) LINQ
7 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.35%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Physics
4 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.17%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.17%) LPAR
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Life Science
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Scrum
3 9 (14.29%) BDD
4 8 (12.70%) ERP
4 8 (12.70%) Open Source
4 8 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.70%) TDD
4 8 (12.70%) Web Development
5 7 (11.11%) ETL
5 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 7 (11.11%) Project Management
6 6 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (9.52%) Information Architecture
7 5 (7.94%) Information Security
7 5 (7.94%) IT Governance
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.35%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.35%) Change Management
8 4 (6.35%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Java
1 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.40%) Python
3 11 (17.46%) C#
3 11 (17.46%) SQL
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) CISMP
1 4 (6.35%) CISSP
2 3 (4.76%) ISEB
2 3 (4.76%) MBA
3 1 (1.59%) CCDA
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) CCNP
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) IIBA
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.59%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) ESRI
2 3 (4.76%) FrontRange
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 2 (3.17%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle
4 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) Teradata