The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Glasgow region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 31 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Degree 43 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.21% 4.42% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.12% 32.08% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £294 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +9.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £183 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £385 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £28.13 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -15.41%
Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
186 106 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.52% 13.78% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 52 50
Average daily rate £375 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £254 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £30.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
Scotland

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 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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 22 (30.99%) SQL
2 21 (29.58%) Project Management
3 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
4 14 (19.72%) Java
5 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
5 13 (18.31%) .NET
5 13 (18.31%) CSS
5 13 (18.31%) Windows
5 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.90%) Oracle
6 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
7 11 (15.49%) HTML
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
7 11 (15.49%) jQuery
8 10 (14.08%) Content Management
8 10 (14.08%) Linux
8 10 (14.08%) OO
9 9 (12.68%) OOD
9 9 (12.68%) Finance
9 9 (12.68%) CMS
10 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
10 8 (11.27%) Web Development
10 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
10 8 (11.27%) Web Services
10 8 (11.27%) C#
11 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (9.86%) HTML5
12 6 (8.45%) DNS
12 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
12 6 (8.45%) IIS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 9 (12.68%) CMS
2 6 (8.45%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.82%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle 11i
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) LDAP
3 3 (4.23%) VoIP
3 3 (4.23%) WAN
3 3 (4.23%) DHCP
3 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
3 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.23%) Wireless
3 3 (4.23%) X.500
4 2 (2.82%) H.323
4 2 (2.82%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) LAN
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) VPN
5 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.41%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.41%) QlikView
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) JUnit
2 3 (4.23%) Subversion
2 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.23%) Hudson
3 2 (2.82%) NCrunch
3 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.41%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Toad
4 1 (1.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.41%) Trac
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Publishing
3 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 11 (15.49%) Analyst
2 11 (15.49%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.27%) Web Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.82%) User Experience Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) C# Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Programmer
8 2 (2.82%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (2.82%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) .NET
1 13 (18.31%) CSS
2 11 (15.49%) HTML
2 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
2 11 (15.49%) jQuery
3 8 (11.27%) Web Services
4 7 (9.86%) HTML5
5 6 (8.45%) XHTML
6 5 (7.04%) Spring
6 5 (7.04%) MooTools
7 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.23%) J2EE
8 3 (4.23%) Classic ASP
8 3 (4.23%) XSLT
8 3 (4.23%) JSP
9 2 (2.82%) OSGi
9 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.82%) CSS3
9 2 (2.82%) Servlets
9 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.27%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.04%) Physics
4 3 (4.23%) iPad
5 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.82%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) CMDB
6 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.41%) GIS
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Project Management
2 10 (14.08%) Content Management
2 10 (14.08%) OO
3 9 (12.68%) OOD
4 8 (11.27%) Web Development
4 8 (11.27%) Multithreading
5 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
5 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.45%) Business Analysis
6 5 (7.04%) OOP
7 4 (5.63%) BPR
7 4 (5.63%) Six Sigma
7 4 (5.63%) ITIL
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.23%) CRM
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.99%) SQL
2 14 (19.72%) Java
3 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) C#
5 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.82%) VB
5 2 (2.82%) VBA
5 2 (2.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) C++
6 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) ISEB
3 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.63%) HND
3 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
4 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) MCPD
6 1 (1.41%) MCTS
6 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSD
6 1 (1.41%) PhD
6 1 (1.41%) CISA
6 1 (1.41%) CCNP
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) vSphere
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Twitter
4 3 (4.23%) VMware
4 3 (4.23%) Sybase
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco
5 2 (2.82%) Zend
6 1 (1.41%) JBoss
6 1 (1.41%) Progress
6 1 (1.41%) BMC
6 1 (1.41%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.41%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.41%) F5