Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Academic Degree
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 8.33% 21.74% 9.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.00% 66.67% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Dundee median daily rate £300 £115 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +160.87% -30.30% -
10th Percentile £224 £103 £115
90th Percentile £320 £293 £383
Scotland median daily rate £350 £330 £345
% change year-on-year +6.06% -4.35% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dundee median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% +60.00% +49.25%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dundee
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 13.89% 32.61% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 8
Dundee median daily rate £312 £165 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +88.79% -31.96% -39.38%
10th Percentile £232 £105 £115
90th Percentile £333 £394 £380
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Dundee median hourly rate - - £30.00
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £38.50 £27.44
% change year-on-year -27.27% +40.31% +50.36%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Dundee

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Dundee.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Dundee

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Dundee

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware