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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 4.92% 4.29% 4.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.72 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.56% +15.34%
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
9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 14.75% 8.57% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate £385 £215 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.06% -42.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Livingston +1 3 £400 -
Degree
Scotland

Degree
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Adaptiv
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Life Science
3 1 (20.00%) German Language
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) ISO13485
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adaptiv
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V2
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (20.00%) ISO13485
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow