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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 9 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 16 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 16.16% 7.21% -
As % of the Qualifications category 20.78% 8.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 0
Average daily rate
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£348 £243 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.39% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +72.50%
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
77 97 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 77.78% 87.39% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 73 55
Average daily rate £345 £330 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £245 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £379 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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
Erskine +11 12 £348 +31.96%
Paisley -6 4 - -
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 24 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 9 (26.47%) ITIL
5 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (23.53%) Validation
7 7 (20.59%) HP
7 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.65%) Server Building
8 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
8 6 (17.65%) Citrix
8 6 (17.65%) SAN
8 6 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (17.65%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) IPsec
8 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
9 5 (14.71%) Law
9 5 (14.71%) Clustering
9 5 (14.71%) NAS
9 5 (14.71%) Java
9 5 (14.71%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) Linux
10 4 (11.76%) Solaris
10 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
10 4 (11.76%) MS Office
10 4 (11.76%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
1 6 (17.65%) IPsec
2 5 (14.71%) NAS
3 3 (8.82%) LDAP
4 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) X.500
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.94%) SSL
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) SNMP
5 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) TestDirector
1 1 (2.94%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (14.71%) Law
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Principal Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Test Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Principal Enterprise Architect
6 1 (2.94%) ArcSight Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Service Management Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Process Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) XML
3 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) JSP
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.71%) Clustering
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 2 (5.88%) PKI
5 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.94%) Economics
6 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.94%) PMI
6 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Validation
3 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
4 6 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 6 (17.65%) Server Building
5 4 (11.76%) Software Distribution
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Coaching
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) High Availability
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITSM
7 2 (5.88%) Content Management
7 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
8 1 (2.94%) Data Transformation
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL V2
8 1 (2.94%) Service Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.82%) VBScript
4 1 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) SC Cleared
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCTS
3 3 (8.82%) MCITP
3 3 (8.82%) MCP
3 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) MCSD
4 1 (2.94%) CAPM
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
2 3 (8.82%) Netcool
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) HP
3 6 (17.65%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
5 1 (2.94%) Borland
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.94%) Serena
5 1 (2.94%) FrontRange
5 1 (2.94%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.94%) SAP