The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 11 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.90% 2.22% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 50.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
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 West Lothian region.

Qualifications Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 10.34% 4.44% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Degree
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Livingston +6 2 £400 - 1
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V2
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Squid
3 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) COBIT
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (14.29%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Billing Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (14.29%) PhoneGap
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V2
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum-ban
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Squid
1 1 (14.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds