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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 43 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 1115 1119 1357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.04% 4.75% 5.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.83% 30.40% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 717 903
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 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 33
Median hourly rate £19.23 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.81 £12.60 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.40 £111.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £34.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.57%
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
3868 3681 3810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.47% 15.63% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2610 2417 2459
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 94 113
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.17 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -9 163 £450 -2.79% 217
Croydon -9 8 £535 +47.58% 2
Feltham +1 6 £430 +8.58% 2
Canary Wharf -3 6 - -
Docklands, London +13 5 £600 +9.09%
Greenford 0 5 £243 -31.69%
Uxbridge -1 4 £405 -9.94% 3
Osterley - 4 £515 -
Hammersmith +1 3 £273 -31.87% 1
Paddington -6 3 £400 -20.00%
Bromley -7 2 £110 -
Hounslow - 2 - - 2
Westminster - 2 £450 -
Chiswick - 2 - - 1
Barking - 2 £300 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £175 -41.66% 5
Ruislip - 1 £225 - 1
Hillingdon - 1 £375 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 726 (33.11%) Finance
2 686 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
3 598 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 425 (19.38%) SQL
5 398 (18.15%) Java
6 384 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
7 378 (17.24%) Project Management
8 302 (13.77%) JavaScript
9 293 (13.36%) Microsoft
10 288 (13.13%) Scrum
11 286 (13.04%) HTML
12 275 (12.54%) Banking
13 267 (12.18%) User Experience
14 207 (9.44%) Linux
15 206 (9.39%) CSS
16 205 (9.35%) MS Excel
17 200 (9.12%) Oracle
17 200 (9.12%) Analytics
18 199 (9.07%) Python
19 197 (8.98%) ITIL
20 195 (8.89%) Marketing
21 194 (8.85%) Windows
22 178 (8.12%) PRINCE2
23 171 (7.80%) SQL Server
24 169 (7.71%) XML
25 166 (7.57%) C#
25 166 (7.57%) Software Engineering
26 163 (7.43%) .NET
27 162 (7.39%) TDD
28 156 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management

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 64 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 51 (2.33%) SAS
3 41 (1.87%) WebSphere
4 40 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 38 (1.73%) Apache
6 35 (1.60%) IIS
7 33 (1.50%) CMS
7 33 (1.50%) Tomcat
8 32 (1.46%) Apache Spark
9 31 (1.41%) MS Exchange
10 29 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
11 23 (1.05%) Confluence
12 18 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (0.82%) Skype for Business
13 16 (0.73%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.46%) JBoss
15 10 (0.46%) WordPress
16 9 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
17 8 (0.36%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 205 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 139 (6.34%) MS Office
3 91 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 86 (3.92%) MS Visio
5 48 (2.19%) Photoshop
6 43 (1.96%) MS Project
7 42 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 27 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 21 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
9 21 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (0.78%) SPSS
11 7 (0.32%) InVision
12 4 (0.18%) PaintShop Pro
13 3 (0.14%) LaTeX
14 2 (0.091%) Acrobat
14 2 (0.091%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.091%) Mathematica
14 2 (0.091%) UXPin
15 1 (0.046%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.046%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 23 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 9 (0.41%) Radian6
3 9 (0.41%) Social Studio
4 8 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 7 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.23%) assyst
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (0.23%) Summit
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 4 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (0.18%) RMDS
8 4 (0.18%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
9 3 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 65 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (1.46%) SaaS
4 26 (1.19%) Office 365
5 17 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.68%) Google Analytics
7 14 (0.64%) GitHub
7 14 (0.64%) IaaS
7 14 (0.64%) PaaS
8 13 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 10 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (0.46%) Yammer
10 8 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.36%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.27%) Force.com
12 6 (0.27%) Heroku
13 5 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
13 5 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.19%) Firewall
1 70 (3.19%) Internet
2 69 (3.15%) HTTP
3 46 (2.10%) LAN
3 46 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 44 (2.01%) WAN
5 39 (1.78%) Network Security
6 37 (1.69%) VPN
7 36 (1.64%) LDAP
8 33 (1.50%) Wireless
9 32 (1.46%) VoIP
10 29 (1.32%) SAN
11 27 (1.23%) DNS
12 20 (0.91%) Intranet
12 20 (0.91%) SSL
13 19 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (0.73%) BIG-IP
15 15 (0.68%) IP Telephony
16 14 (0.64%) CTI
16 14 (0.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 74 (3.37%) Big Data
3 64 (2.92%) MySQL
4 61 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 61 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 54 (2.46%) NoSQL
6 44 (2.01%) Hadoop
7 38 (1.73%) Oracle Database
8 33 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 30 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 27 (1.23%) Data Mining
11 24 (1.09%) QlikView
12 23 (1.05%) MongoDB
12 23 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 21 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (0.87%) DB2
15 18 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (0.78%) Apache Hive
17 16 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 122 (5.56%) JIRA
2 115 (5.24%) Git (software)
3 82 (3.74%) Maven
4 57 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 48 (2.19%) Axure RP
5 48 (2.19%) Subversion
6 42 (1.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 41 (1.87%) Visual Studio
8 34 (1.55%) JUnit
9 29 (1.32%) Eclipse
10 27 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (1.23%) Xcode
11 24 (1.09%) Cucumber
12 23 (1.05%) TeamCity
13 22 (1.00%) Gradle
13 22 (1.00%) Selenium
14 14 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (0.59%) Mockito
15 13 (0.59%) Rational Rose
16 12 (0.55%) IntelliJ
General
1 726 (33.11%) Finance
2 275 (12.54%) Banking
3 195 (8.89%) Marketing
4 125 (5.70%) Retail
5 111 (5.06%) Front Office
6 93 (4.24%) Investment Banking
7 86 (3.92%) Telecoms
8 81 (3.69%) Legal
9 47 (2.14%) Financial Institution
10 44 (2.01%) Publishing
11 35 (1.60%) Games
11 35 (1.60%) Law
12 32 (1.46%) Advertising
13 27 (1.23%) Back Office
14 26 (1.19%) Manufacturing
15 24 (1.09%) German Language
16 21 (0.96%) French Language
17 19 (0.87%) Billing
18 18 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (0.73%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 525 (23.94%) Developer
2 407 (18.56%) Analyst
3 152 (6.93%) Business Analyst
4 148 (6.75%) Project Manager
5 143 (6.52%) Architect
6 118 (5.38%) Java Developer
7 102 (4.65%) Consultant
8 86 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 79 (3.60%) Designer
10 77 (3.51%) User Researcher
11 63 (2.87%) C# Developer
12 50 (2.28%) IT Manager
13 48 (2.19%) Data Analyst
14 47 (2.14%) Risk Analyst
15 46 (2.10%) .NET Developer
16 41 (1.87%) iOS Developer
17 40 (1.82%) Agile Developer
18 39 (1.78%) JavaScript Developer
19 38 (1.73%) Administrator
19 38 (1.73%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (13.04%) HTML
2 206 (9.39%) CSS
3 169 (7.71%) XML
4 163 (7.43%) .NET
5 145 (6.61%) Web Services
6 110 (5.02%) REST
7 109 (4.97%) HTML5
8 99 (4.51%) Spring
9 92 (4.20%) AngularJS
10 90 (4.10%) jQuery
11 77 (3.51%) SOAP
12 74 (3.37%) JSON
12 74 (3.37%) RESTful
13 58 (2.64%) ASP.NET
13 58 (2.64%) Node.js
14 57 (2.60%) CSS3
15 48 (2.19%) J2EE
16 46 (2.10%) Ajax
17 45 (2.05%) .NET Framework
18 38 (1.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 598 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 384 (17.51%) Analytical Skills
3 267 (12.18%) User Experience
4 152 (6.93%) Mathematics
5 129 (5.88%) Psychology
6 121 (5.52%) Management Information System
7 73 (3.33%) Statistics
8 65 (2.96%) Mobile App
9 62 (2.83%) Data Centre
10 54 (2.46%) Algorithms
11 53 (2.42%) Virtual Team
12 51 (2.33%) PMI
13 50 (2.28%) Derivative
13 50 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 48 (2.19%) Credit Risk
15 43 (1.96%) Fixed Income
15 43 (1.96%) Hedge funds
16 35 (1.60%) Data Structures
16 35 (1.60%) Equities
17 33 (1.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 207 (9.44%) Linux
2 194 (8.85%) Windows
3 126 (5.75%) Unix
4 96 (4.38%) Apple iOS
5 60 (2.74%) Android
6 54 (2.46%) Windows Server
7 43 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 30 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (1.14%) Solaris
10 23 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 22 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (0.82%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.64%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.59%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.50%) AIX
15 11 (0.50%) Windows 10
16 9 (0.41%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.36%) zOS
18 5 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 686 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 378 (17.24%) Project Management
3 288 (13.13%) Scrum
4 200 (9.12%) Analytics
5 197 (8.98%) ITIL
6 178 (8.12%) PRINCE2
7 166 (7.57%) Software Engineering
8 162 (7.39%) TDD
9 156 (7.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 153 (6.98%) OO
11 148 (6.75%) Risk Management
12 127 (5.79%) Change Management
13 125 (5.70%) SDLC
14 116 (5.29%) Business Analysis
15 115 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
16 113 (5.15%) Data Modelling
17 112 (5.11%) Mentoring
18 106 (4.83%) E-Commerce
19 105 (4.79%) Migration
20 100 (4.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 425 (19.38%) SQL
2 398 (18.15%) Java
3 302 (13.77%) JavaScript
4 199 (9.07%) Python
5 166 (7.57%) C#
6 136 (6.20%) C++
7 68 (3.10%) R
8 60 (2.74%) PHP
9 51 (2.33%) C
10 49 (2.23%) VBA
11 45 (2.05%) Objective-C
12 41 (1.87%) Perl
12 41 (1.87%) Ruby
12 41 (1.87%) Scala
13 38 (1.73%) T-SQL
14 34 (1.55%) Shell Script
15 32 (1.46%) PowerShell
16 30 (1.37%) PL/SQL
17 26 (1.19%) Bash Shell
18 22 (1.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 89 (4.06%) Security Cleared
2 87 (3.97%) PMI Certification
3 80 (3.65%) CISSP
3 80 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (3.42%) PMP
5 59 (2.69%) ISEB
6 55 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 47 (2.14%) PhD
9 46 (2.10%) MCSE
10 41 (1.87%) CCNP
11 38 (1.73%) CISM
12 33 (1.50%) MCP
13 31 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 27 (1.23%) ISTQB
14 27 (1.23%) MBA
15 22 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 22 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 21 (0.96%) CISA
17 20 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (5.97%) QA
2 47 (2.14%) SLA
3 46 (2.10%) Data Quality
4 24 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (1.05%) MiFID
6 14 (0.64%) FATCA
7 13 (0.59%) COBIT
7 13 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
7 13 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.50%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.32%) EMIR
10 6 (0.27%) PMBOK
11 5 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.23%) ISO27005
11 5 (0.23%) SAS 70
11 5 (0.23%) SEPA
12 4 (0.18%) COSO
13 3 (0.14%) Basel II
13 3 (0.14%) GPG13
14 2 (0.091%) P3O
System Software
1 116 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 44 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.05%) Docker
4 10 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (0.41%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.36%) KVM
6 8 (0.36%) NFS
7 7 (0.32%) Xen
8 5 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.23%) XenApp
8 5 (0.23%) XenServer
9 4 (0.18%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.18%) iptables
9 4 (0.18%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.18%) LXC
9 4 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 4 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 34 (1.55%) Puppet
2 23 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (0.73%) SCCM
4 13 (0.59%) Control-M
5 11 (0.50%) Nagios
6 9 (0.41%) Cacti
6 9 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
7 8 (0.36%) Ansible
8 7 (0.32%) logstash
9 6 (0.27%) BladeLogic
9 6 (0.27%) Graphite
9 6 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (0.27%) Kibana
10 5 (0.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 5 (0.23%) StatsD
11 4 (0.18%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.18%) Mesos
11 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (0.18%) SCOM
11 4 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 293 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 200 (9.12%) Oracle
3 100 (4.56%) Adobe
4 76 (3.47%) Cisco
5 68 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
6 60 (2.74%) Google
7 57 (2.60%) VMware
8 45 (2.05%) IBM
9 37 (1.69%) Apple
10 35 (1.60%) SAP
11 33 (1.50%) Red Hat
12 32 (1.46%) HP
12 32 (1.46%) Tableau
13 30 (1.37%) Citrix
14 28 (1.28%) Informatica
15 27 (1.23%) Remedy
16 26 (1.19%) Splunk
17 25 (1.14%) Juniper
18 24 (1.09%) ServiceNow
19 21 (0.96%) F5
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £350 - £425 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 - £450 per week + depending experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
North West London
Graham Matthews
Rate: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aquent
Rate: £200 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £180.00 - £230.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Energon People
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £501 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Energon People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Searchability
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day for 3 months (rolling)
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Hydrogen
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London
Lorien Resourcing
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City, London
TEKsystems
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London
Searchability
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
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London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Randstad Technologies
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Hydrogen
Rate: £450.00 - £530.00 per day
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