The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 40 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 1211 1081 1319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.26% 4.56% 5.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.70% 29.34% 34.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 696 859
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £378 £364
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 24
Median hourly rate £19.62 £19.51 £27.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -28.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £12.97 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.24 £37.26 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £39.63 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% +20.07%
Degree
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4078 3684 3812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 15.53% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2675 2427 2451
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 67 89
Median hourly rate £19.23 £21.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.83 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in London

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in London

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in London

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in London

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Degree
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 178 £450 - 180
Canary Wharf 0 12 £320 -28.88%
Croydon -10 8 £365 +4.28% 3
Feltham -4 7 £430 +2.87%
Docklands, London +13 6 £588 +6.81%
Paddington -6 5 £400 -20.00%
Harrow - 4 £350 -
Osterley - 4 £445 -
Uxbridge 0 3 - - 2
Bromley -2 3 £125 -26.47%
Barking - 3 £300 -
Hounslow +3 2 - -
Westminster - 2 £450 -
Chiswick - 2 - - 1
Hayes - 2 £450 -
Greenford 0 1 £275 -22.53%
Hammersmith -1 1 £425 +28.78% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £175 -41.66% 7
Ruislip - 1 £225 -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Isleworth - 1 £510 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Degree.

1 740 (32.69%) Finance
2 722 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
3 642 (28.36%) Computer Science
4 469 (20.72%) SQL
5 427 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
6 389 (17.18%) Java
7 364 (16.08%) Project Management
8 325 (14.36%) JavaScript
9 310 (13.69%) Scrum
10 308 (13.60%) HTML
11 294 (12.99%) Microsoft
12 285 (12.59%) User Experience
13 281 (12.41%) Banking
14 233 (10.29%) CSS
15 220 (9.72%) Python
16 217 (9.58%) MS Excel
16 217 (9.58%) Analytics
17 210 (9.28%) Oracle
18 205 (9.05%) Marketing
19 201 (8.88%) Linux
20 190 (8.39%) PRINCE2
21 188 (8.30%) Windows
22 183 (8.08%) ITIL
23 176 (7.77%) XML
24 170 (7.51%) SQL Server
25 168 (7.42%) C#
26 166 (7.33%) TDD
27 163 (7.20%) Software Engineering
28 159 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
28 159 (7.02%) Mathematics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 66 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 55 (2.43%) Apache Spark
3 54 (2.39%) SAS
4 50 (2.21%) Apache
5 42 (1.86%) CMS
6 39 (1.72%) WebSphere
7 34 (1.50%) Tomcat
7 34 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 32 (1.41%) IIS
9 31 (1.37%) MS Exchange
10 24 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
11 20 (0.88%) Confluence
12 18 (0.80%) Skype for Business
12 18 (0.80%) WordPress
13 17 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
13 17 (0.75%) JBoss
13 17 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 15 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 11 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 217 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 153 (6.76%) MS Office
3 93 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 80 (3.53%) MS Visio
5 48 (2.12%) Photoshop
6 39 (1.72%) MS Project
7 33 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 30 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
9 29 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 23 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
11 18 (0.80%) SPSS
12 10 (0.44%) InVision
13 7 (0.31%) PaintShop Pro
14 3 (0.13%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.13%) EViews
14 3 (0.13%) LaTeX
15 2 (0.088%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.088%) Mathematica
15 2 (0.088%) UXPin
16 1 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 21 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.40%) Radian6
4 9 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.40%) Social Studio
5 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.31%) Eloqua
6 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.31%) RMDS
7 5 (0.22%) assyst
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.22%) Summit
8 4 (0.18%) Markit EDM
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.13%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 76 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (1.50%) GitHub
3 34 (1.50%) SaaS
4 30 (1.33%) Office 365
5 19 (0.84%) Google Analytics
6 18 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.66%) IaaS
8 14 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.62%) PaaS
9 10 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (0.44%) Heroku
10 7 (0.31%) Google Play
10 7 (0.31%) Yammer
11 6 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.27%) Force.com
11 6 (0.27%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.27%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
13 4 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 72 (3.18%) Internet
2 68 (3.00%) HTTP
3 59 (2.61%) Firewall
4 54 (2.39%) TCP/IP
5 36 (1.59%) Network Security
6 35 (1.55%) Wireless
7 34 (1.50%) LDAP
8 33 (1.46%) LAN
9 30 (1.33%) WAN
10 27 (1.19%) DNS
11 26 (1.15%) SSL
11 26 (1.15%) VoIP
12 23 (1.02%) SAN
13 22 (0.97%) Intranet
13 22 (0.97%) VPN
14 17 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (0.75%) Ethernet
15 15 (0.66%) CTI
16 14 (0.62%) IP Telephony
16 14 (0.62%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 91 (4.02%) Big Data
3 78 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 77 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (2.83%) MySQL
6 62 (2.74%) Hadoop
7 56 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 36 (1.59%) Oracle Database
8 36 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 33 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (1.37%) Apache Hive
10 31 (1.37%) MongoDB
11 29 (1.28%) Data Mining
12 28 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (1.24%) QlikView
13 21 (0.93%) DB2
14 20 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 118 (5.21%) JIRA
2 109 (4.81%) Git (software)
3 84 (3.71%) Maven
4 60 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 44 (1.94%) Visual Studio
6 42 (1.86%) Subversion
7 35 (1.55%) Axure RP
8 31 (1.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 30 (1.33%) JUnit
10 29 (1.28%) Eclipse
10 29 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 25 (1.10%) Xcode
13 22 (0.97%) Selenium
14 17 (0.75%) Gradle
14 17 (0.75%) TeamCity
15 15 (0.66%) IntelliJ
15 15 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
15 15 (0.66%) Rational Rose
16 13 (0.57%) gulp
General
1 740 (32.69%) Finance
2 281 (12.41%) Banking
3 205 (9.05%) Marketing
4 139 (6.14%) Retail
5 103 (4.55%) Front Office
6 101 (4.46%) Investment Banking
7 90 (3.98%) Telecoms
8 88 (3.89%) Legal
9 48 (2.12%) Publishing
10 47 (2.08%) Financial Institution
11 36 (1.59%) Games
12 34 (1.50%) Manufacturing
13 33 (1.46%) Advertising
14 32 (1.41%) Back Office
14 32 (1.41%) Law
15 25 (1.10%) German Language
16 22 (0.97%) Billing
16 22 (0.97%) French Language
17 18 (0.80%) Retail Banking
18 17 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 515 (22.75%) Developer
2 447 (19.74%) Analyst
3 170 (7.51%) Business Analyst
4 150 (6.63%) Project Manager
5 128 (5.65%) Architect
6 110 (4.86%) Java Developer
7 95 (4.20%) Consultant
8 92 (4.06%) Designer
9 79 (3.49%) Senior Developer
10 77 (3.40%) User Researcher
11 62 (2.74%) Data Analyst
12 59 (2.61%) C# Developer
13 48 (2.12%) IT Manager
14 47 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
15 46 (2.03%) Risk Analyst
16 43 (1.90%) .NET Developer
16 43 (1.90%) UX Designer
17 41 (1.81%) iOS Developer
18 40 (1.77%) Administrator
19 32 (1.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (13.60%) HTML
2 233 (10.29%) CSS
3 176 (7.77%) XML
4 152 (6.71%) .NET
5 139 (6.14%) Web Services
6 122 (5.39%) HTML5
7 119 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 119 (5.26%) REST
8 95 (4.20%) Spring
9 84 (3.71%) jQuery
10 82 (3.62%) SOAP
11 74 (3.27%) Node.js
12 73 (3.22%) CSS3
13 68 (3.00%) RESTful
14 67 (2.96%) JSON
15 51 (2.25%) ASP.NET
16 48 (2.12%) Ajax
17 47 (2.08%) J2EE
18 40 (1.77%) Hibernate
19 39 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 642 (28.36%) Computer Science
2 427 (18.86%) Analytical Skills
3 285 (12.59%) User Experience
4 159 (7.02%) Mathematics
5 136 (6.01%) Management Information System
6 124 (5.48%) Psychology
7 80 (3.53%) Statistics
8 72 (3.18%) Mobile App
9 63 (2.78%) Data Centre
10 61 (2.69%) Virtual Team
11 59 (2.61%) Algorithms
11 59 (2.61%) Credit Risk
12 52 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 51 (2.25%) Derivative
14 49 (2.16%) PMI
15 45 (1.99%) Fixed Income
16 40 (1.77%) Visualisation
17 38 (1.68%) Data Structures
18 37 (1.63%) Hedge funds
19 36 (1.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 201 (8.88%) Linux
2 188 (8.30%) Windows
3 136 (6.01%) Unix
4 105 (4.64%) Apple iOS
5 74 (3.27%) Android
6 44 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 37 (1.63%) Windows 7
8 20 (0.88%) Solaris
9 19 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.66%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 10 (0.44%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.40%) Mac OS X
17 8 (0.35%) AIX
18 7 (0.31%) CentOS
19 5 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 722 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (16.08%) Project Management
3 310 (13.69%) Scrum
4 217 (9.58%) Analytics
5 190 (8.39%) PRINCE2
6 183 (8.08%) ITIL
7 166 (7.33%) TDD
8 163 (7.20%) Software Engineering
9 159 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 148 (6.54%) Risk Management
11 142 (6.27%) OO
12 134 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
13 133 (5.87%) Change Management
14 129 (5.70%) Data Modelling
15 126 (5.57%) SDLC
16 125 (5.52%) Business Analysis
17 124 (5.48%) Migration
18 117 (5.17%) E-Commerce
19 109 (4.81%) Data Analysis
20 105 (4.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 469 (20.72%) SQL
2 389 (17.18%) Java
3 325 (14.36%) JavaScript
4 220 (9.72%) Python
5 168 (7.42%) C#
6 135 (5.96%) C++
7 89 (3.93%) R
8 62 (2.74%) C
9 57 (2.52%) PHP
10 55 (2.43%) Scala
11 51 (2.25%) VBA
12 46 (2.03%) Objective-C
13 45 (1.99%) Ruby
14 44 (1.94%) Perl
14 44 (1.94%) PL/SQL
15 42 (1.86%) Shell Script
15 42 (1.86%) T-SQL
16 38 (1.68%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.15%) Bash Shell
18 25 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 92 (4.06%) Security Cleared
2 86 (3.80%) CISSP
3 81 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 80 (3.53%) PMI Certification
5 69 (3.05%) PMP
6 67 (2.96%) ISEB
7 48 (2.12%) PhD
8 47 (2.08%) SC Cleared
9 46 (2.03%) MCSE
10 42 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
11 41 (1.81%) CISM
12 37 (1.63%) MCP
13 30 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 28 (1.24%) CCNP
14 28 (1.24%) ISTQB
14 28 (1.24%) MBA
15 26 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 25 (1.10%) CISA
17 22 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
18 19 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.74%) QA
2 53 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.72%) SLA
4 30 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (1.15%) MiFID
6 25 (1.10%) PCI DSS
7 18 (0.80%) FATCA
8 13 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
9 12 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (0.35%) COBIT
10 8 (0.35%) EMIR
11 6 (0.27%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.22%) COSO
12 5 (0.22%) ISO27005
12 5 (0.22%) SAS 70
12 5 (0.22%) SEPA
13 3 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
13 3 (0.13%) GPG13
13 3 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.088%) P3O
System Software
1 117 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 43 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (1.46%) Docker
4 11 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (0.44%) HDFS
5 10 (0.44%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.40%) KVM
6 9 (0.40%) NFS
7 8 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 6 (0.27%) Xen
9 6 (0.27%) XenServer
10 5 (0.22%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.22%) iptables
10 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.18%) BitLocker
11 4 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 4 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.18%) XenApp
11 4 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 36 (1.59%) Puppet
2 25 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (0.80%) SCCM
4 12 (0.53%) Control-M
5 11 (0.49%) Nagios
6 9 (0.40%) Cacti
6 9 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.27%) BladeLogic
8 6 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.22%) Ansible
9 5 (0.22%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.22%) Kibana
9 5 (0.22%) logstash
9 5 (0.22%) SCOM
10 4 (0.18%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.18%) HP SiteScope
10 4 (0.18%) Mesos
10 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 294 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 210 (9.28%) Oracle
3 92 (4.06%) Adobe
4 70 (3.09%) Google
5 68 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
6 63 (2.78%) Cisco
7 56 (2.47%) VMware
8 46 (2.03%) Tableau
9 43 (1.90%) Apple
10 39 (1.72%) SAP
11 36 (1.59%) IBM
12 32 (1.41%) Citrix
13 31 (1.37%) Remedy
14 30 (1.33%) HP
15 29 (1.28%) Splunk
16 28 (1.24%) Sybase
17 26 (1.15%) Informatica
18 23 (1.02%) Juniper
18 23 (1.02%) Netezza
19 21 (0.93%) Red Hat
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