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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 37 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 1231 1108 1306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.44% 4.74% 5.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.57% 30.17% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 724 865
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £272 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £369
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 15
Median hourly rate £19.81 £19.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £13.17 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.59 £28.10 £111.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.18%
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
4027 3672 3864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.80% 15.72% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2450 2558
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 65 79
Median hourly rate £17.93 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -10 189 £450 +3.44% 170
Canary Wharf +3 16 £240 -48.10%
Bromley +3 8 £260 +22.35%
Feltham -3 8 £430 +2.87%
Croydon -10 7 £365 +4.28% 7
Uxbridge +4 6 £475 -1.04% 4
Harrow - 6 £350 - 1
Docklands, London +10 5 £588 +6.81%
Paddington -3 5 £400 -27.27%
Hayes - 4 £463 -
Barking - 3 £300 -
Westminster - 3 £450 - 1
Osterley - 3 £375 -
Hounslow +7 2 - - 1
Greenford +2 1 £275 -22.53%
Isleworth - 1 £510 -
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Chiswick - 1 - - 1
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 757 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 741 (32.41%) Finance
3 639 (27.95%) Computer Science
4 485 (21.22%) SQL
5 430 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
6 387 (16.93%) Java
7 342 (14.96%) JavaScript
8 337 (14.74%) HTML
9 334 (14.61%) Project Management
10 325 (14.22%) Scrum
11 292 (12.77%) Microsoft
12 284 (12.42%) User Experience
13 274 (11.99%) Banking
14 259 (11.33%) CSS
15 233 (10.19%) Analytics
16 226 (9.89%) Python
17 225 (9.84%) MS Excel
18 216 (9.45%) Oracle
19 214 (9.36%) Linux
20 203 (8.88%) Marketing
21 202 (8.84%) Windows
22 184 (8.05%) SQL Server
23 182 (7.96%) ITIL
23 182 (7.96%) XML
24 172 (7.52%) C#
25 171 (7.48%) TDD
26 165 (7.22%) Software Engineering
27 163 (7.13%) PRINCE2
28 159 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
29 158 (6.91%) MS Office

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 65 (2.84%) SharePoint
2 58 (2.54%) SAS
3 55 (2.41%) Apache
3 55 (2.41%) Apache Spark
4 52 (2.27%) CMS
5 34 (1.49%) WebSphere
5 34 (1.49%) WordPress
6 33 (1.44%) MS Exchange
6 33 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 32 (1.40%) IIS
8 29 (1.27%) WebLogic
9 26 (1.14%) Confluence
10 25 (1.09%) JBoss
11 21 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
12 20 (0.87%) Drupal
13 18 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 18 (0.79%) Skype for Business
14 16 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
16 13 (0.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 225 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 158 (6.91%) MS Office
3 90 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 74 (3.24%) MS Visio
5 52 (2.27%) Photoshop
6 30 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
7 29 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 29 (1.27%) OmniGraffle
8 27 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 27 (1.18%) MS Project
9 22 (0.96%) SPSS
10 10 (0.44%) InVision
11 8 (0.35%) PaintShop Pro
12 3 (0.13%) Acrobat
12 3 (0.13%) EViews
13 2 (0.087%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.087%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.087%) UXPin
14 1 (0.044%) InDesign
14 1 (0.044%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 21 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.52%) RMDS
4 11 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.39%) Radian6
6 9 (0.39%) Social Studio
7 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.26%) Eloqua
10 5 (0.22%) assyst
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (0.17%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 4 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
11 4 (0.17%) Summit
12 3 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 81 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.10%) GitHub
3 45 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 35 (1.53%) SaaS
5 27 (1.18%) Office 365
6 23 (1.01%) Google Analytics
7 20 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.70%) Heroku
9 15 (0.66%) IaaS
10 14 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (0.57%) PaaS
12 8 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.35%) Google Play
13 7 (0.31%) Yammer
14 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (0.26%) Force.com
14 6 (0.26%) Google Apps
15 5 (0.22%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
16 3 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.11%) Internet
2 68 (2.97%) HTTP
3 66 (2.89%) TCP/IP
4 61 (2.67%) Firewall
5 36 (1.57%) Wireless
6 33 (1.44%) LDAP
6 33 (1.44%) Network Security
7 32 (1.40%) SSL
8 31 (1.36%) DNS
9 29 (1.27%) LAN
10 26 (1.14%) WAN
11 24 (1.05%) SAN
12 22 (0.96%) Intranet
13 20 (0.87%) Ethernet
13 20 (0.87%) VoIP
14 19 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
15 18 (0.79%) iSCSI
16 17 (0.74%) VPN
17 15 (0.66%) CTI
18 14 (0.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 98 (4.29%) Big Data
3 90 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
4 79 (3.46%) NoSQL
5 67 (2.93%) Hadoop
6 64 (2.80%) MySQL
7 57 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 36 (1.57%) MongoDB
9 34 (1.49%) Oracle Database
10 33 (1.44%) Apache Hive
11 32 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 27 (1.18%) Data Mining
14 26 (1.14%) DB2
14 26 (1.14%) QlikView
15 20 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
16 18 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 125 (5.47%) JIRA
2 122 (5.34%) Git (software)
3 88 (3.85%) Maven
4 76 (3.32%) Jenkins
5 40 (1.75%) Subversion
5 40 (1.75%) Visual Studio
6 33 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.31%) Cucumber
8 28 (1.22%) Axure RP
9 25 (1.09%) JUnit
9 25 (1.09%) Selenium
10 23 (1.01%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 22 (0.96%) IntelliJ
11 22 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (0.87%) Gradle
12 20 (0.87%) Xcode
13 19 (0.83%) Vagrant
14 18 (0.79%) Rational Rose
14 18 (0.79%) TeamCity
15 16 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 741 (32.41%) Finance
2 274 (11.99%) Banking
3 203 (8.88%) Marketing
4 142 (6.21%) Retail
5 98 (4.29%) Front Office
6 96 (4.20%) Investment Banking
7 84 (3.67%) Legal
8 80 (3.50%) Telecoms
9 42 (1.84%) Financial Institution
9 42 (1.84%) Publishing
10 34 (1.49%) Back Office
11 33 (1.44%) Games
11 33 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 30 (1.31%) Advertising
12 30 (1.31%) Law
13 26 (1.14%) German Language
14 23 (1.01%) Billing
15 22 (0.96%) French Language
16 17 (0.74%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.66%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 539 (23.58%) Developer
2 470 (20.56%) Analyst
3 178 (7.79%) Business Analyst
4 122 (5.34%) Project Manager
5 121 (5.29%) Architect
6 110 (4.81%) Java Developer
7 100 (4.37%) Consultant
8 96 (4.20%) Designer
9 77 (3.37%) Senior Developer
9 77 (3.37%) User Researcher
10 65 (2.84%) Data Analyst
11 62 (2.71%) C# Developer
12 53 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 51 (2.23%) UX Designer
14 47 (2.06%) .NET Developer
15 42 (1.84%) Administrator
15 42 (1.84%) IT Manager
15 42 (1.84%) Support Analyst
16 39 (1.71%) Risk Analyst
17 38 (1.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (14.74%) HTML
2 259 (11.33%) CSS
3 182 (7.96%) XML
4 149 (6.52%) .NET
5 144 (6.30%) Web Services
6 140 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 134 (5.86%) HTML5
8 131 (5.73%) REST
9 97 (4.24%) jQuery
10 94 (4.11%) Spring
11 81 (3.54%) CSS3
12 80 (3.50%) Node.js
13 79 (3.46%) SOAP
14 74 (3.24%) JSON
15 66 (2.89%) RESTful
16 49 (2.14%) ASP.NET
17 45 (1.97%) J2EE
18 44 (1.92%) Ajax
19 41 (1.79%) JSP
20 40 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 639 (27.95%) Computer Science
2 430 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
3 284 (12.42%) User Experience
4 154 (6.74%) Mathematics
5 137 (5.99%) Management Information System
6 118 (5.16%) Psychology
7 88 (3.85%) Statistics
8 72 (3.15%) Mobile App
9 65 (2.84%) Data Centre
10 57 (2.49%) Credit Risk
11 56 (2.45%) Algorithms
12 55 (2.41%) Virtual Team
13 53 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 52 (2.27%) Derivative
15 47 (2.06%) Fixed Income
16 43 (1.88%) Data Structures
17 41 (1.79%) Visualisation
18 39 (1.71%) Equities
19 36 (1.57%) Economics
19 36 (1.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 214 (9.36%) Linux
2 202 (8.84%) Windows
3 141 (6.17%) Unix
4 101 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 75 (3.28%) Android
6 43 (1.88%) Windows Server
7 36 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 18 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 18 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (0.70%) Solaris
10 15 (0.66%) Windows 8
11 12 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.48%) Windows XP
13 10 (0.44%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (0.35%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.31%) AIX
17 6 (0.26%) CentOS
18 5 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (14.61%) Project Management
3 325 (14.22%) Scrum
4 233 (10.19%) Analytics
5 182 (7.96%) ITIL
6 171 (7.48%) TDD
7 165 (7.22%) Software Engineering
8 163 (7.13%) PRINCE2
9 159 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 148 (6.47%) OO
11 147 (6.43%) Data Modelling
12 142 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
13 135 (5.91%) Change Management
14 129 (5.64%) Business Analysis
15 128 (5.60%) SDLC
16 127 (5.56%) Risk Management
17 122 (5.34%) Migration
18 121 (5.29%) Data Analysis
19 120 (5.25%) Open Source
20 118 (5.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 485 (21.22%) SQL
2 387 (16.93%) Java
3 342 (14.96%) JavaScript
4 226 (9.89%) Python
5 172 (7.52%) C#
6 140 (6.12%) C++
7 87 (3.81%) R
8 63 (2.76%) PHP
9 62 (2.71%) C
10 52 (2.27%) Scala
11 51 (2.23%) VBA
12 48 (2.10%) PL/SQL
13 47 (2.06%) Ruby
14 44 (1.92%) Shell Script
15 41 (1.79%) Perl
15 41 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 40 (1.75%) Objective-C
17 38 (1.66%) PowerShell
18 26 (1.14%) Bash Shell
19 25 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 94 (4.11%) Security Cleared
2 86 (3.76%) CISSP
3 78 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 67 (2.93%) ISEB
5 61 (2.67%) PMI Certification
6 52 (2.27%) PMP
6 52 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 45 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (1.92%) MCSE
9 41 (1.79%) CISM
9 41 (1.79%) MCP
10 40 (1.75%) PhD
11 31 (1.36%) MBA
12 29 (1.27%) CCNP
13 26 (1.14%) ISTQB
14 25 (1.09%) CISA
15 23 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 22 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
17 21 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 20 (0.87%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (6.04%) QA
2 61 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.36%) MiFID
4 30 (1.31%) SLA
5 29 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (1.09%) PCI DSS
7 23 (1.01%) FATCA
8 13 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
9 11 (0.48%) EMIR
9 11 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (0.44%) COBIT
11 6 (0.26%) ISO20022
11 6 (0.26%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.22%) Basel III
12 5 (0.22%) COSO
12 5 (0.22%) SAS 70
12 5 (0.22%) SEPA
13 4 (0.17%) ISO27002
13 4 (0.17%) ISO27005
14 3 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 118 (5.16%) Active Directory
2 50 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (1.71%) Docker
4 16 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.57%) HDFS
5 13 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (0.52%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.48%) KVM
7 11 (0.48%) NFS
8 8 (0.35%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.35%) iptables
8 8 (0.35%) XenServer
9 7 (0.31%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.26%) Xen
11 5 (0.22%) XenApp
11 5 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.17%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.17%) Firmware
12 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (1.66%) Puppet
2 25 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (0.87%) SCCM
4 13 (0.57%) Nagios
5 11 (0.48%) Control-M
6 9 (0.39%) Cacti
6 9 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (0.35%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.26%) Kibana
8 6 (0.26%) logstash
8 6 (0.26%) SCOM
9 5 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.22%) BladeLogic
9 5 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.17%) Ansible
10 4 (0.17%) HP SiteScope
10 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 292 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 216 (9.45%) Oracle
3 93 (4.07%) Adobe
4 72 (3.15%) Google
5 68 (2.97%) Cisco
6 63 (2.76%) VMware
7 62 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
8 47 (2.06%) Tableau
9 43 (1.88%) Apple
10 37 (1.62%) SAP
11 33 (1.44%) Citrix
11 33 (1.44%) HP
12 32 (1.40%) Netezza
12 32 (1.40%) Sybase
13 31 (1.36%) IBM
14 30 (1.31%) Remedy
15 25 (1.09%) Juniper
15 25 (1.09%) Splunk
16 24 (1.05%) Informatica
17 23 (1.01%) Teradata
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