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 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 34 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 32 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.75% 4.91% 3.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.61% 26.23% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £214 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £401 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.85 £17.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.33% -
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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
164 122 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.53% 18.71% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 61 72
Average daily rate £375 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £175 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 5
Average hourly rate £31.70 £17.93 £10.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.79% +72.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £17.86 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £18.00 £14.20
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 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 1 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 15 (22.39%) SQL
3 14 (20.90%) Project Management
4 13 (19.40%) Java
4 13 (19.40%) Windows
4 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.91%) HTML
5 12 (17.91%) .NET
6 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.43%) CSS
7 9 (13.43%) Linux
7 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
8 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
8 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.45%) ITIL
9 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.45%) Oracle
9 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
9 7 (10.45%) HTML5
9 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
10 6 (8.96%) CSS3
10 6 (8.96%) Analytics
10 6 (8.96%) Banking
10 6 (8.96%) Content Management
10 6 (8.96%) MS Office
10 6 (8.96%) CMS
10 6 (8.96%) Risk Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 6 (8.96%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) JBoss
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.99%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) nginx
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.49%) WordPress
4 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.99%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.99%) MS Project
5 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.99%) Tridion
3 1 (1.49%) Maximo
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) LDAP
1 3 (4.48%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.99%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) IPsec
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) IDOL
3 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.49%) Toad
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
4 5 (7.46%) Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Business Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Process Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Junior
6 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.48%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) HTML
1 12 (17.91%) .NET
2 9 (13.43%) CSS
3 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.45%) HTML5
5 6 (8.96%) CSS3
6 5 (7.46%) jQuery
7 4 (5.97%) Spring
7 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.48%) Web Services
9 2 (2.99%) Ajax
9 2 (2.99%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.99%) J2EE
10 1 (1.49%) JMS
10 1 (1.49%) JSP
10 1 (1.49%) XML
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.49%) Smarty
10 1 (1.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) NHS
4 3 (4.48%) Social Media
4 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.99%) Open Source
5 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Clustering
5 2 (2.99%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.49%) Economics
6 1 (1.49%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.49%) Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
6 1 (1.49%) Android
6 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Project Management
2 9 (13.43%) Business Analysis
3 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL
4 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.96%) Analytics
5 6 (8.96%) Content Management
5 6 (8.96%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.46%) Process Management
6 5 (7.46%) OO
6 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.97%) BPMN
7 4 (5.97%) eTOM
7 4 (5.97%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.97%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) SQL
2 13 (19.40%) Java
3 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.46%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
6 1 (1.49%) C++
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) PHP
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) HND
3 3 (4.48%) PMP
3 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.99%) CISA
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.49%) GIAC
5 1 (1.49%) CISM
5 1 (1.49%) MBA
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) PhD
5 1 (1.49%) CFA
5 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.49%) IIBA
5 1 (1.49%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.49%) Netcool
1 1 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (1.49%) Nagios
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) ForgeRock
3 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.48%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Teradata
5 1 (1.49%) Symantec
5 1 (1.49%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Veritas
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase
5 1 (1.49%) Omniture
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian