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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 35 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.68% 2.97% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.61% 15.93% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 13
Average daily rate
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£279 £400 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.31% +110.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £178 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £425 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.22 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -22.95%
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
131 113 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.87% 18.62% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 62
Average daily rate £325 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £230 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £412 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 20 (30.77%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) Project Management
3 15 (23.08%) Java
3 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.46%) Linux
5 10 (15.38%) Finance
5 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.38%) MS Office
6 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
6 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
7 8 (12.31%) Oracle
7 8 (12.31%) SQL
7 8 (12.31%) CSS
8 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.77%) HTML
8 7 (10.77%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (10.77%) jQuery
8 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
9 6 (9.23%) .NET
10 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 5 (7.69%) HND
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
10 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 5 (7.69%) OO
10 5 (7.69%) BPR
10 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (7.69%) CMS
10 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.08%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.54%) nginx
3 1 (1.54%) Drupal
3 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Office
2 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.08%) Tridion
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) LDAP
2 2 (3.08%) X.500
2 2 (3.08%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) VoIP
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.54%) Network Security
3 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.08%) IDOL
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) QlikView
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Maven
1 2 (3.08%) Subversion
1 2 (3.08%) Hudson
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.08%) JUnit
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Toad
2 1 (1.54%) NCrunch
2 1 (1.54%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Front Office
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (38.46%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Graduate
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.62%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) IT Graduate
8 2 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) CSS
2 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 7 (10.77%) jQuery
3 6 (9.23%) .NET
4 5 (7.69%) Web Services
4 5 (7.69%) HTML5
5 4 (6.15%) CSS3
5 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.62%) J2EE
7 2 (3.08%) Ext JS
7 2 (3.08%) YUI
7 2 (3.08%) Java EE
7 2 (3.08%) JSTL
7 2 (3.08%) OSGi
7 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (3.08%) COM
7 2 (3.08%) Classic ASP
7 2 (3.08%) JSP
7 2 (3.08%) Servlets
8 1 (1.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) iPad
3 2 (3.08%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.08%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.08%) Open Source
3 2 (3.08%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.54%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.54%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.08%) UNIX
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Project Management
2 9 (13.85%) Multithreading
3 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2
3 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
4 5 (7.69%) OO
4 5 (7.69%) BPR
4 5 (7.69%) People Management
4 5 (7.69%) Content Management
5 4 (6.15%) Time Management
5 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL
6 3 (4.62%) OOP
6 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.62%) Web Development
7 2 (3.08%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) Java
2 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.31%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) C
5 2 (3.08%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) C++
5 2 (3.08%) PHP
5 2 (3.08%) VBA
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VB
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) HND
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.62%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) CISSP
4 2 (3.08%) CISA
4 2 (3.08%) PMP
4 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.08%) MCSE
5 1 (1.54%) MCSD
5 1 (1.54%) PhD
5 1 (1.54%) CISM
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.54%) CFA
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.54%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Twitter
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe
5 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) Progress
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.54%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.54%) Coverity
5 1 (1.54%) Zend
5 1 (1.54%) Atlassian