The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 38 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 148 103 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 5.00% 3.42% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.76% 21.02% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 41 49
Median daily rate £330 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £455 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.38 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.14% +33.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.13 £11.25 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £31.75 £21.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Degree
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
749 490 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 25.32% 16.25% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 239 264
Median daily rate £330 £335 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% +52.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £12.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.25 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Renfrewshire -5 63 £328 +0.76%
Edinburgh -11 30 £375 - 23
Glasgow -9 25 £314 -16.33% 26
West Lothian +6 5 £350 -6.66%
Fife +5 2 £338 -
Dundee +4 2 £210 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 - - 2
South Lanarkshire 0 1 £180 -
Angus - 1 £95 -
Tayside - 1 £95 -
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Degree.

1 116 (45.14%) Computer Science
2 88 (34.24%) Security Cleared
3 79 (30.74%) Microsoft
4 63 (24.51%) SC Cleared
5 58 (22.57%) Project Management
6 57 (22.18%) Windows
7 55 (21.40%) Finance
8 53 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 51 (19.84%) ITIL
10 49 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (17.90%) PowerShell
12 44 (17.12%) OpenStack
13 43 (16.73%) MS Excel
14 42 (16.34%) Active Directory
15 41 (15.95%) HP
16 39 (15.18%) Java
17 38 (14.79%) Windows Server
18 35 (13.62%) SQL
19 34 (13.23%) SQL Server
20 32 (12.45%) MCSE
21 30 (11.67%) Migration
22 29 (11.28%) Office 365
23 26 (10.12%) SharePoint
23 26 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
23 26 (10.12%) MS Exchange
24 25 (9.73%) .NET
25 24 (9.34%) JavaScript
25 24 (9.34%) C#
25 24 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
25 24 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 44 (17.12%) OpenStack
2 26 (10.12%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.12%) SharePoint
3 21 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (8.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (7.78%) Skype for Business
5 18 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (5.84%) Office Communications Server
7 10 (3.89%) GeoServer
7 10 (3.89%) IIS
8 9 (3.50%) Apache
9 7 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.95%) JBoss
11 5 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (1.56%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 43 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.72%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.78%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.39%) Adaptiv
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Eikon
4 1 (0.39%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.28%) Office 365
2 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.39%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.39%) Skype
2 12 (4.67%) SAN
3 9 (3.50%) DNS
4 8 (3.11%) NetScaler
5 6 (2.33%) Firewall
6 5 (1.95%) HTTP
6 5 (1.95%) HTTPS
7 4 (1.56%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.56%) LDAP
7 4 (1.56%) Network Security
7 4 (1.56%) WAN
7 4 (1.56%) X.500
8 3 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.17%) LAN
8 3 (1.17%) SSL
8 3 (1.17%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.78%) MVNO
9 2 (0.78%) SNMP
9 2 (0.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.11%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.33%) GIS
5 6 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.95%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.56%) MarkLogic
7 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.17%) DB2
8 3 (1.17%) QlikView
9 2 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (4.28%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.11%) JIRA
3 7 (2.72%) Maven
3 7 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.95%) Artifactory
4 5 (1.95%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.95%) Gradle
4 5 (1.95%) JBehave
4 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.17%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.78%) Ant
6 2 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.78%) MSI
6 2 (0.78%) Selenium
6 2 (0.78%) Subversion
7 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.39%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.39%) Toad
General
1 55 (21.40%) Finance
2 14 (5.45%) Banking
3 12 (4.67%) Legal
4 7 (2.72%) Front Office
5 5 (1.95%) German Language
6 4 (1.56%) French Language
6 4 (1.56%) Games
6 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.56%) Marketing
6 4 (1.56%) Retail
7 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.39%) Avionics
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Publishing
9 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (18.68%) Developer
2 26 (10.12%) Analyst
3 22 (8.56%) Project Manager
4 15 (5.84%) Consultant
5 13 (5.06%) Architect
6 10 (3.89%) Java Developer
6 10 (3.89%) Junior
7 7 (2.72%) BizTalk Developer
7 7 (2.72%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (2.72%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (2.33%) .NET Developer
8 6 (2.33%) Business Analyst
8 6 (2.33%) Junior Project Manager
8 6 (2.33%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (1.95%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (1.95%) Test Analyst
9 5 (1.95%) Web Developer
10 4 (1.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.73%) .NET
2 16 (6.23%) Web Services
3 13 (5.06%) CSS
4 12 (4.67%) XML
5 10 (3.89%) Leaflet
5 10 (3.89%) OpenLayers
5 10 (3.89%) PostGIS
6 9 (3.50%) AngularJS
6 9 (3.50%) Middleware
7 8 (3.11%) HTML
7 8 (3.11%) jQuery
8 7 (2.72%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.72%) Spring
9 6 (2.33%) WPF
9 6 (2.33%) XSLT
10 5 (1.95%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.95%) J2EE
11 4 (1.56%) Drools
11 4 (1.56%) Ext JS
11 4 (1.56%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 116 (45.14%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.00%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.67%) User Experience
5 8 (3.11%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.72%) Clustering
7 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.95%) PKI
8 5 (1.95%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.95%) Replication
9 4 (1.56%) SWIFT
10 3 (1.17%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.17%) DataPower
10 3 (1.17%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.17%) LPAR
10 3 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.17%) Physics
10 3 (1.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (22.18%) Windows
2 38 (14.79%) Windows Server
3 26 (10.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (9.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (9.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (8.95%) Linux
6 20 (7.78%) Unix
7 8 (3.11%) AIX
8 6 (2.33%) Solaris
9 4 (1.56%) Android
9 4 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.17%) zOS
11 1 (0.39%) HPUX
11 1 (0.39%) OS/390
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (22.57%) Project Management
2 51 (19.84%) ITIL
3 49 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (11.67%) Migration
5 23 (8.95%) Analytics
5 23 (8.95%) Change Management
6 21 (8.17%) ITIL V3
6 21 (8.17%) Scrum
7 18 (7.00%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.00%) Six Sigma
8 17 (6.61%) Load Balancing
9 16 (6.23%) Performance Tuning
10 15 (5.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (5.45%) Integration Testing
11 14 (5.45%) Workflow
12 13 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (5.06%) Validation
13 12 (4.67%) OO
14 11 (4.28%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (17.90%) PowerShell
2 39 (15.18%) Java
3 35 (13.62%) SQL
4 24 (9.34%) C#
4 24 (9.34%) JavaScript
5 16 (6.23%) Python
6 9 (3.50%) VBScript
7 8 (3.11%) C
8 7 (2.72%) C++
8 7 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.95%) Perl
11 4 (1.56%) VB
11 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.78%) COBOL
12 2 (0.78%) PL/1
12 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.78%) RPG
12 2 (0.78%) RPG IV
12 2 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (34.24%) Security Cleared
2 63 (24.51%) SC Cleared
3 53 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (12.45%) MCSE
5 9 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (3.11%) ISEB
6 8 (3.11%) MCP
7 5 (1.95%) CISSP
7 5 (1.95%) MCTS
7 5 (1.95%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.56%) CISMP
8 4 (1.56%) PMP
9 3 (1.17%) MBA
9 3 (1.17%) MCITP
10 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.39%) GIAC
11 1 (0.39%) IIBA
11 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.23%) JSP 440
2 9 (3.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (3.11%) QA
4 6 (2.33%) COBIT
5 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.78%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.39%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.39%) RMADS
6 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (16.34%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.11%) XenApp
2 8 (3.11%) XenDesktop
3 6 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.17%) PowerHA
5 3 (1.17%) UAG
6 2 (0.78%) Docker
6 2 (0.78%) Firmware
6 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.78%) Squid
7 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.39%) Samba
7 1 (0.39%) vCloud
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.89%) SCCM
2 9 (3.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (2.72%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.95%) Ansible
5 4 (1.56%) OVPA
6 2 (0.78%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.78%) Mesos
7 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.39%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (0.39%) OpenView
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.39%) SCOM
7 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.39%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 79 (30.74%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.95%) HP
3 19 (7.39%) Citrix
3 19 (7.39%) Oracle
3 19 (7.39%) VMware
4 12 (4.67%) AppSense
4 12 (4.67%) IronPort
5 10 (3.89%) ESRI
6 7 (2.72%) Nintex
7 6 (2.33%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.56%) Adobe
8 4 (1.56%) IBM
9 3 (1.17%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.17%) Cisco
9 3 (1.17%) FrontRange
10 2 (0.78%) Altiris
10 2 (0.78%) Apple
10 2 (0.78%) CA
10 2 (0.78%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
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