The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.45% 2.78% -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £125 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
Degree
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 6.90% 19.44% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £125 £240 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.91% -24.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.08%
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 Bedford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Degree
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (100.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Lotus
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £35 to £45 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £45 to £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £40 to £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago