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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 24 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 6.03% 3.28% 8.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.43% 4.65% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate
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£344 £525 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +176.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £505 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £545 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.37% -24.60%
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
83 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 71.55% 70.49% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 34 32
Average daily rate £350 £355 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £321 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Paisley - 1 £180 -
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) HP
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) NAS
4 5 (33.33%) Software Distribution
5 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Perl
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) SCCM
5 4 (26.67%) Clustering
6 3 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (20.00%) Netcool
6 3 (20.00%) BMC
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) IPsec
6 3 (20.00%) SCOM
6 3 (20.00%) CMDB
6 3 (20.00%) MCTS
6 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
3 3 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) SNMP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
1 2 (13.33%) InstallShield
1 2 (13.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) CMDB
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) SIEM
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (26.67%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) VBScript
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) REXX
5 2 (13.33%) Tcl
6 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (26.67%) SCCM
4 3 (20.00%) SCOM
4 3 (20.00%) Netcool
5 2 (13.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) ArcSight
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) BMC
4 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) AppSense
6 1 (6.67%) Altiris