The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 27 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.25% 5.30% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.00% 20.00% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £308 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Median hourly rate £10.30 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 85 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.36% 26.48% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 50 20
Median daily rate £375 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £550 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 25 4
Median hourly rate £10.30 £46.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.84% +151.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Luton +5 1 £318 -2.30% 1
Bedford - 1 - - 2
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) SOA
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 10 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) Web Services
4 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
4 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (45.00%) Business Development
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (45.00%) Linked Data
4 9 (45.00%) Presales
4 9 (45.00%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (45.00%) Document Composition
5 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) Ruby
6 3 (15.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Android
6 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) NoSQL
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) Appium
2 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.00%) Calabash
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Mocha
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
1 11 (55.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Linked Data
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) SOA
3 9 (45.00%) Business Development
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Document Composition
3 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (45.00%) Presales
3 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
3 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) BPR
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Ariba
3 1 (5.00%) SAP