The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Renfrewshire region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 7.07% - 5.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.05% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £249 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
Qualifications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
87 58 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 87.88% 92.06% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 50 13
Average daily rate £330 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £305 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Degree
Scotland

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Paisley - 5 £235 -
Renfrew - - - -
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (20.00%) KVM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) HPUX
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITSM
2 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) KVM
1 2 (20.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) InterSystems