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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 29 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 43 28 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.04% 3.95% 4.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.39% 22.22% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 26
Average daily rate
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£375 £310 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £263 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.05 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.86 £11.45 £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +68.75%
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
157 126 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.38% 17.80% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 58 94
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £246
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 16 6 7
Average hourly rate £27.44 £15.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.22% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £18.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 29 May 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) SQL
3 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (17.57%) Project Management
5 12 (16.22%) Java
6 11 (14.86%) Banking
7 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 10 (13.51%) ITIL
7 10 (13.51%) Windows
7 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.16%) HTML
8 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
8 9 (12.16%) Analytics
9 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (10.81%) .NET
9 8 (10.81%) Oracle
9 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
9 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
10 7 (9.46%) Linux
10 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
10 7 (9.46%) CSS
10 7 (9.46%) Content Management
10 7 (9.46%) Marketing
10 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
11 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (6.76%) Time Management
12 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (6.76%) TOGAF

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.76%) CMS
1 5 (6.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.05%) JBoss
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.35%) WordPress
4 1 (1.35%) nginx
4 1 (1.35%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project
3 2 (2.70%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Maximo
1 2 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.35%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (4.05%) LDAP
2 2 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) NAS
3 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.35%) VoIP
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) IPsec
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.70%) Sybase IQ
3 2 (2.70%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.70%) QlikView
4 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.35%) Toad
1 1 (1.35%) JDeveloper
General
1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 11 (14.86%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Publishing
5 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Legal
6 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (25.68%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.76%) Data Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.76%) Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Web Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.41%) Business Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Risk Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.05%) Content Editor
6 3 (4.05%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Junior
7 2 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) HTML
2 8 (10.81%) .NET
3 7 (9.46%) CSS
4 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.41%) CSS3
5 4 (5.41%) Web Services
5 4 (5.41%) HTML5
6 3 (4.05%) jQuery
6 3 (4.05%) Spring
6 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.70%) J2EE
7 2 (2.70%) Ajax
8 1 (1.35%) Smarty
8 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.35%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.35%) XML
8 1 (1.35%) JSP
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.41%) User Experience
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Social Media
4 3 (4.05%) Copywriting
4 3 (4.05%) Wiki
4 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.05%) NHS
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.70%) W3C
5 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Statistics
6 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.41%) UNIX
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.35%) Android
6 1 (1.35%) Solaris
6 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Project Management
2 10 (13.51%) Business Analysis
2 10 (13.51%) ITIL
2 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
2 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.16%) Analytics
4 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
4 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.46%) Content Management
6 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.76%) Time Management
7 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.76%) Process Management
8 4 (5.41%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.41%) Change Management
8 4 (5.41%) SEO
8 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.62%) SQL
2 12 (16.22%) Java
3 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.76%) C#
4 5 (6.76%) VBA
5 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) CISA
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) CRISC
3 4 (5.41%) CISM
3 4 (5.41%) PMP
3 4 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.05%) ISEB
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) IIBA
6 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.35%) MBA
6 1 (1.35%) HND
6 1 (1.35%) PhD
6 1 (1.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.35%) Netcool
2 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Adobe
3 4 (5.41%) Google
4 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.05%) ForgeRock
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix
5 2 (2.70%) Cognos
5 2 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (1.35%) Omniture
6 1 (1.35%) Teradata
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) Veritas
6 1 (1.35%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Remedy