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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 44 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 1039 1179 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.79% 5.21% 5.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.03% 32.57% 35.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 755 918
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 41
Median hourly rate £24.02 £22.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £12.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £30.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
3579 3620 3830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.51% 16.00% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2468 2353 2611
Median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 96 128
Median hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.72 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -4 148 £450 -1.90% 162
Croydon +6 18 £433 +15.46% 3
Docklands, London +9 6 £465 +6.28%
Osterley 0 6 £515 -2.83%
Harrow -7 5 £460 +53.33% 1
Feltham +4 4 £643 +27.06% 2
Hammersmith +3 4 £120 -73.98% 2
Bromley -14 4 £125 +13.63% 1
Greenford - 4 £243 -
Uxbridge +2 2 £405 +41.69% 4
Brentford - 2 - -
Ilford +4 1 £388 -
Canary Wharf -13 1 £400 -25.58%
Hounslow - 1 £255 -
Wembley - 1 £425 - 1
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 714 (32.25%) Finance
2 647 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
3 564 (25.47%) Computer Science
4 435 (19.65%) SQL
5 415 (18.74%) Java
6 387 (17.48%) Project Management
7 362 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
8 318 (14.36%) Microsoft
9 298 (13.46%) JavaScript
10 294 (13.28%) Banking
11 282 (12.74%) HTML
12 239 (10.79%) Linux
13 215 (9.71%) C#
13 215 (9.71%) Scrum
14 213 (9.62%) Windows
14 213 (9.62%) User Experience
15 208 (9.39%) ITIL
16 206 (9.30%) MS Excel
17 203 (9.17%) Python
18 199 (8.99%) .NET
19 198 (8.94%) CSS
20 197 (8.90%) Oracle
21 191 (8.63%) SQL Server
22 190 (8.58%) PRINCE2
23 184 (8.31%) Analytics
24 182 (8.22%) TDD
25 176 (7.95%) OO
26 172 (7.77%) Software Engineering
27 168 (7.59%) Web Services
28 167 (7.54%) Marketing

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 67 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.21%) CMS
3 48 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 47 (2.12%) IIS
5 43 (1.94%) Apache
5 43 (1.94%) Node.js
6 41 (1.85%) Tomcat
7 37 (1.67%) SAS
8 36 (1.63%) MS Exchange
9 33 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 32 (1.45%) WebLogic
11 29 (1.31%) Confluence
12 28 (1.26%) Apache Spark
13 21 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (0.63%) Skype for Business
15 13 (0.59%) iPlanet
15 13 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
16 11 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
16 11 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 206 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 165 (7.45%) MS Office
3 102 (4.61%) MS Visio
4 97 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (2.35%) MS Project
6 46 (2.08%) Photoshop
7 38 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 20 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
9 16 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
10 11 (0.50%) SPSS
11 7 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.14%) LaTeX
13 2 (0.090%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.090%) AutoCAD
14 1 (0.045%) Mathematica
14 1 (0.045%) Mingle
14 1 (0.045%) PaintShop Pro
14 1 (0.045%) Stata
Business Applications
1 33 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.41%) Markit EDM
4 6 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (0.27%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.27%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.23%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.23%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.18%) BusinessWare
6 4 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.18%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
7 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.14%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (1.67%) SaaS
4 28 (1.26%) Office 365
5 25 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (0.86%) IaaS
7 16 (0.72%) Google Analytics
8 15 (0.68%) PaaS
9 12 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 10 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.45%) Yammer
11 9 (0.41%) GitHub
11 9 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.36%) AdWords
12 8 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (0.32%) Force.com
13 7 (0.32%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
15 3 (0.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.12%) Firewall
2 61 (2.76%) Internet
3 52 (2.35%) HTTP
4 42 (1.90%) WAN
5 40 (1.81%) Network Security
6 39 (1.76%) LAN
7 38 (1.72%) VPN
8 36 (1.63%) TCP/IP
9 33 (1.49%) VoIP
10 30 (1.36%) DNS
11 29 (1.31%) LDAP
12 27 (1.22%) SAN
13 23 (1.04%) Wireless
14 21 (0.95%) DHCP
14 21 (0.95%) Intranet
15 14 (0.63%) SSL
16 13 (0.59%) BGP
16 13 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
17 12 (0.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 83 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 82 (3.70%) Big Data
4 77 (3.48%) MySQL
5 74 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
6 61 (2.76%) Hadoop
7 49 (2.21%) NoSQL
8 48 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 44 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 38 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 36 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (1.58%) Apache Hive
13 33 (1.49%) Data Mining
14 32 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
16 28 (1.26%) MongoDB
16 28 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.04%) Redis
18 22 (0.99%) MS Access
18 22 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 127 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 120 (5.42%) JIRA
3 87 (3.93%) Maven
4 69 (3.12%) Jenkins
5 62 (2.80%) Subversion
6 54 (2.44%) Axure RP
7 49 (2.21%) JUnit
8 46 (2.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 33 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (1.36%) Visual Studio
11 25 (1.13%) Eclipse
11 25 (1.13%) Selenium
12 22 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 22 (0.99%) Gradle
12 22 (0.99%) Xcode
13 21 (0.95%) TeamCity
14 19 (0.86%) Mockito
15 16 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 10 (0.45%) HP UFT
16 10 (0.45%) NUnit
General
1 714 (32.25%) Finance
2 294 (13.28%) Banking
3 167 (7.54%) Marketing
4 141 (6.37%) Front Office
5 112 (5.06%) Investment Banking
6 96 (4.34%) Telecoms
7 94 (4.25%) Legal
8 92 (4.16%) Retail
9 52 (2.35%) Law
10 39 (1.76%) Publishing
11 34 (1.54%) Financial Institution
11 34 (1.54%) Games
12 31 (1.40%) Advertising
13 24 (1.08%) Manufacturing
14 23 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 20 (0.90%) Back Office
15 20 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
16 18 (0.81%) Electronics
17 17 (0.77%) French Language
18 14 (0.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 589 (26.60%) Developer
2 403 (18.20%) Analyst
3 174 (7.86%) Project Manager
4 157 (7.09%) Business Analyst
5 151 (6.82%) Architect
6 142 (6.41%) Java Developer
7 93 (4.20%) Consultant
8 81 (3.66%) Senior Developer
9 78 (3.52%) C# Developer
10 65 (2.94%) Designer
11 63 (2.85%) .NET Developer
12 60 (2.71%) User Researcher
13 52 (2.35%) SQL Developer
14 51 (2.30%) Data Analyst
15 48 (2.17%) IT Manager
16 44 (1.99%) C# .NET Developer
17 43 (1.94%) Risk Analyst
18 42 (1.90%) Agile Developer
19 40 (1.81%) Python Developer
20 39 (1.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (12.74%) HTML
2 199 (8.99%) .NET
3 198 (8.94%) CSS
4 168 (7.59%) Web Services
5 149 (6.73%) XML
6 131 (5.92%) jQuery
7 98 (4.43%) HTML5
8 95 (4.29%) Spring
9 93 (4.20%) REST
10 85 (3.84%) ASP.NET
11 78 (3.52%) JSON
12 76 (3.43%) RESTful
13 73 (3.30%) AngularJS
13 73 (3.30%) SOAP
14 58 (2.62%) J2EE
15 52 (2.35%) .NET Framework
16 44 (1.99%) CSS3
17 41 (1.85%) Ajax
17 41 (1.85%) Middleware
18 34 (1.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 564 (25.47%) Computer Science
2 362 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (9.62%) User Experience
4 146 (6.59%) Mathematics
5 127 (5.74%) Management Information System
6 119 (5.37%) Psychology
7 82 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (2.71%) Algorithms
9 56 (2.53%) Derivative
9 56 (2.53%) Statistics
10 53 (2.39%) PMI
11 52 (2.35%) Mobile App
12 44 (1.99%) Data Centre
13 43 (1.94%) Hedge funds
14 40 (1.81%) Fixed Income
15 38 (1.72%) Equities
16 37 (1.67%) Data Structures
17 35 (1.58%) Credit Risk
18 33 (1.49%) Market Risk
18 33 (1.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 239 (10.79%) Linux
2 213 (9.62%) Windows
3 137 (6.19%) Unix
4 62 (2.80%) Windows Server
5 59 (2.66%) Apple iOS
6 47 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 35 (1.58%) Solaris
8 29 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (1.22%) Android
9 27 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (0.86%) AIX
13 16 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 16 (0.72%) Windows 8
14 13 (0.59%) zOS
15 9 (0.41%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.23%) CentOS
16 5 (0.23%) Windows 10
17 4 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 387 (17.48%) Project Management
3 215 (9.71%) Scrum
4 208 (9.39%) ITIL
5 190 (8.58%) PRINCE2
6 184 (8.31%) Analytics
7 182 (8.22%) TDD
8 176 (7.95%) OO
9 172 (7.77%) Software Engineering
10 136 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 134 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
12 131 (5.92%) SDLC
13 130 (5.87%) Risk Management
14 129 (5.83%) Change Management
15 127 (5.74%) Web Development
16 113 (5.10%) E-Commerce
17 112 (5.06%) Business Analysis
18 102 (4.61%) BDD
18 102 (4.61%) Continuous Integration
19 101 (4.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 435 (19.65%) SQL
2 415 (18.74%) Java
3 298 (13.46%) JavaScript
4 215 (9.71%) C#
5 203 (9.17%) Python
6 164 (7.41%) C++
7 63 (2.85%) PHP
8 55 (2.48%) R
9 52 (2.35%) VBA
10 44 (1.99%) C
11 43 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 40 (1.81%) Scala
13 37 (1.67%) Perl
14 36 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 34 (1.54%) Ruby
16 31 (1.40%) Objective-C
17 30 (1.36%) Bash Shell
18 27 (1.22%) Groovy
18 27 (1.22%) PowerShell
19 25 (1.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (4.16%) Security Cleared
2 84 (3.79%) PMI Certification
3 77 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (3.34%) CISSP
5 69 (3.12%) PMP
6 66 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 50 (2.26%) ISEB
9 45 (2.03%) PhD
10 44 (1.99%) CISM
11 41 (1.85%) MCSE
12 34 (1.54%) CCNP
13 33 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 30 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 25 (1.13%) CCNA
15 25 (1.13%) ISTQB
16 22 (0.99%) MCP
17 21 (0.95%) CISA
17 21 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
18 20 (0.90%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (5.92%) QA
2 56 (2.53%) SLA
3 46 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 36 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.77%) MiFID
6 15 (0.68%) COBIT
6 15 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.50%) PMBOK
8 10 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
9 8 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 7 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (0.27%) FATCA
11 6 (0.27%) Solvency II
12 5 (0.23%) Basel II
12 5 (0.23%) COSO
12 5 (0.23%) ISO27005
13 4 (0.18%) CRD IV
14 3 (0.14%) RMADS
15 2 (0.090%) GPG13
15 2 (0.090%) ISO27002
System Software
1 101 (4.56%) Active Directory
2 44 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (1.40%) Docker
4 15 (0.68%) vSphere
5 9 (0.41%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.36%) NFS
7 7 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 7 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.27%) LXC
8 6 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.18%) ClearTrust
9 4 (0.18%) Firmware
9 4 (0.18%) HDFS
9 4 (0.18%) NDS
9 4 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 4 (0.18%) Samba
9 4 (0.18%) vCloud
9 4 (0.18%) XenApp
10 3 (0.14%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 26 (1.17%) Puppet
2 20 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (0.63%) SCCM
4 11 (0.50%) Ansible
4 11 (0.50%) SCOM
5 8 (0.36%) logstash
5 8 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.32%) Control-M
6 7 (0.32%) Kibana
7 6 (0.27%) Graphite
7 6 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.27%) Nagios
8 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 5 (0.23%) Oozie
8 5 (0.23%) QRadar
8 5 (0.23%) StatsD
9 4 (0.18%) Casper Suite
9 4 (0.18%) EMC VPLEX
9 4 (0.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 4 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 318 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 197 (8.90%) Oracle
3 88 (3.97%) Cisco
4 80 (3.61%) Adobe
5 64 (2.89%) VMware
6 57 (2.57%) SAP
7 50 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 41 (1.85%) Google
8 41 (1.85%) IBM
9 34 (1.54%) Sybase
10 31 (1.40%) Red Hat
10 31 (1.40%) Tableau
11 29 (1.31%) Splunk
12 28 (1.26%) HP
13 24 (1.08%) Juniper
14 23 (1.04%) Citrix
14 23 (1.04%) ServiceNow
15 22 (0.99%) Apple
15 22 (0.99%) EMC
16 21 (0.95%) F5
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Rate: 10% annual bonus on top of salary in addition to other benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Candidate Source
Rate: £350 - £500 per day according to experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £450 - £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £200 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
London Business School
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £180.00 - £210.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
AWD Recruitment
Rate: £25,000 pro rata + Travel Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £478 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago