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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 5.77% 4.55% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.79% 20.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £175 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -52.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £135 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £215 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
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
19 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 36.54% 22.73% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 13
Median daily rate £330 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Mocha
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mocha
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (33.33%) GxP
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (33.33%) SAP