The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 15 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 9.41% 4.51% -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.70% 5.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.93% +46.66%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Qualifications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 115 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 74.12% 86.47% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 104 13
Average daily rate £345 £345 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £56.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 18 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) HP
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (30.00%) SAN
7 6 (30.00%) Validation
8 5 (25.00%) MCTS
9 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 4 (20.00%) Content Management
9 4 (20.00%) Change Control
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) MCP
10 3 (15.00%) UNIX
10 3 (15.00%) MCSE
10 3 (15.00%) LDAP
10 3 (15.00%) VMware
10 3 (15.00%) Clustering
10 3 (15.00%) Server Building
10 3 (15.00%) IPsec
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) LDAP
3 3 (15.00%) IPsec
4 2 (10.00%) NAS
4 2 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (10.00%) IPv4
4 2 (10.00%) X.500
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (5.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Test Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
4 1 (5.00%) PMI
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Validation
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Content Management
3 3 (15.00%) Server Building
4 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCTS
5 4 (20.00%) MCP
6 3 (15.00%) MCSE
7 1 (5.00%) CAPM
7 1 (5.00%) MCSD
7 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) AppSense
5 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (5.00%) Borland