The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 6.19% - 6.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -12.69%
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 Stirling region.

Qualifications Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 12.37% 16.67% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Average daily rate £363 £368 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +46.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £282 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £454 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Stirling

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Stirling region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Stirlingshire - - - - 1
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) PMP
3 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) MBA
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) CESG
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Reuters
5 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) SQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Market Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Market Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
1 2 (25.00%) CESG
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) PMP
1 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) MBA
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Reuters
2 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg