The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Scotland / Fife
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 10.71% 3.45% 7.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £285 £320 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 32.14% 17.24% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Median daily rate £348 £160 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.18% -52.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £290 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £14.85 £42.50 £16.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.05% +158.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Fife region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Fife region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Fife region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +2 2 £320 -
St Andrews - 1 £250 -
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Fife region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (25.00%) GIS
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) TACACS
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Python

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (12.50%) TACACS
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Python Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
1 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds