The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 32 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Degree 39 42 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.48% 5.43% 4.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.16% 27.45% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 24
Average daily rate
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£375 £309 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.35% -9.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £212 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.05 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £11.45 £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +40.00%
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 153 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.82% 19.79% 16.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 56 83
Average daily rate £325 £368 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 8
Average hourly rate £27.44 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.24% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £11.00 £9.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £32.40 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 33 (42.31%) Finance
2 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (19.23%) SQL
4 13 (16.67%) Marketing
5 12 (15.38%) Project Management
6 11 (14.10%) Java
6 11 (14.10%) Banking
7 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 10 (12.82%) ITIL
7 10 (12.82%) Windows
7 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
7 10 (12.82%) Risk Management
7 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.54%) Asset Management
8 9 (11.54%) Analytics
9 8 (10.26%) Copywriting
9 8 (10.26%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
10 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.97%) HTML
10 7 (8.97%) Oracle
10 7 (8.97%) Publishing
10 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
10 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
11 6 (7.69%) Wiki
11 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.69%) Content Management
11 6 (7.69%) .NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) CMS
2 5 (6.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Maximo
1 2 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.28%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) LDAP
1 3 (3.85%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.28%) NAS
2 1 (1.28%) VoIP
2 1 (1.28%) DHCP
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) SAN
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.28%) IPsec
2 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.56%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.56%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (2.56%) QlikView
4 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.28%) Toad
1 1 (1.28%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (42.31%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Marketing
3 11 (14.10%) Banking
4 7 (8.97%) Publishing
5 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Legal
6 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Architect
5 5 (6.41%) Data Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Business Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Content Editor
7 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Writer
8 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) HTML
2 6 (7.69%) .NET
3 5 (6.41%) CSS
4 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.13%) HTML5
5 3 (3.85%) CSS3
5 3 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.85%) Spring
6 2 (2.56%) jQuery
6 2 (2.56%) Web Services
6 2 (2.56%) J2EE
7 1 (1.28%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.28%) XML
7 1 (1.28%) JSP
7 1 (1.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Copywriting
3 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.69%) Wiki
5 4 (5.13%) Social Media
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.13%) User Experience
5 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.85%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.56%) W3C
7 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.56%) Clustering
7 2 (2.56%) Derivative
7 2 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.56%) Statistics
8 1 (1.28%) Economics
8 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.85%) UNIX
4 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Android
6 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Project Management
2 10 (12.82%) ITIL
2 10 (12.82%) Risk Management
2 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
3 9 (11.54%) Asset Management
3 9 (11.54%) Analytics
4 8 (10.26%) Data Analysis
5 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.69%) Content Management
6 6 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.41%) Time Management
7 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.41%) Change Management
7 5 (6.41%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) Java
3 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.41%) VBA
4 3 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.28%) VBScript
6 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.28%) PHP
6 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) CISA
2 5 (6.41%) CRISC
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.13%) CISM
3 4 (5.13%) PMP
3 4 (5.13%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.85%) ISEB
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.28%) IIBA
6 1 (1.28%) MBA
6 1 (1.28%) GIAC
6 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CISSP
6 1 (1.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) COBIT
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.28%) Netcool
2 1 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.28%) Nagios
2 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Adobe
4 4 (5.13%) Google
5 3 (3.85%) ForgeRock
5 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.56%) Remedy
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix
6 2 (2.56%) Sybase
6 2 (2.56%) Cognos
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.28%) Veritas
7 1 (1.28%) Teradata
7 1 (1.28%) Omniture
7 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.28%) Symantec