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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 10.26% 7.69% 12.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 16.67% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £11.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+282.97% -70.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.35% +25.00%
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 Fife region.

Qualifications Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 23.08% 46.15% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate £339 £255 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.84% -19.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £32.50 £11.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+176.59% -70.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Fife region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline - 3 - - 1
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) FrontRange
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) CAPA
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Facelets

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Fife 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) Facelets
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) RichFaces
2 1 (20.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) CAPA
2 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (20.00%) COBIT
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) FrontRange
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle