The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Degree 28 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 17.50% 12.77% 3.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.88% 17.31% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 2
Average daily rate £355 £347 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% -36.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
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 Renfrewshire region.

Qualifications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 104 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 80.00% 73.76% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 69 23
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +5 28 £355 +2.16%
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 37 (75.51%) Computer Science
2 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
3 22 (44.90%) Project Management
3 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) ITIL
5 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
7 14 (28.57%) Windows
7 14 (28.57%) Validation
7 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3
8 13 (26.53%) MCP
8 13 (26.53%) .NET
8 13 (26.53%) Six Sigma
9 12 (24.49%) MCTS
9 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (22.45%) JSP 440
10 11 (22.45%) HP
11 10 (20.41%) OpenStack
12 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
12 9 (18.37%) Change Management
13 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
13 8 (16.33%) Oracle
13 8 (16.33%) C
14 7 (14.29%) C#
14 7 (14.29%) C++
14 7 (14.29%) COBOL
14 7 (14.29%) Java
14 7 (14.29%) VBScript

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 10 (20.41%) OpenStack
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SNMP
1 5 (10.20%) SSL
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.08%) LDAP
3 2 (4.08%) X.500
4 1 (2.04%) LAN
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 7 (14.29%) MSI
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (12.24%) SharePoint Engineer
2 4 (8.16%) Architect
3 3 (6.12%) Analyst
3 3 (6.12%) Development Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (6.12%) Software Development Engineer
3 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Administrator
4 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
4 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Consultant
4 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support
4 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.04%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) WinForms
2 7 (14.29%) WPF
2 7 (14.29%) XML
2 7 (14.29%) XSD
3 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (75.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.49%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Windows
1 14 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 16 (32.65%) ITIL
3 14 (28.57%) Validation
4 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3
4 13 (26.53%) Six Sigma
5 9 (18.37%) Change Management
5 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
6 8 (16.33%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.29%) OO
7 7 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 7 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Web Development
8 6 (12.24%) Content Management
9 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Change Control
10 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.12%) Service Management
11 2 (4.08%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C
2 7 (14.29%) C#
2 7 (14.29%) C++
2 7 (14.29%) COBOL
2 7 (14.29%) Java
2 7 (14.29%) PL/1
2 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 7 (14.29%) VBScript
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (26.53%) MCP
5 12 (24.49%) MCTS
6 4 (8.16%) MCSE
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.04%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (2.04%) BICSI RCDD
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Firmware
3 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Simpana
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) HP
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle
4 7 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) CommVault
6 1 (2.04%) Google