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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 28 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.27% 5.16% 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.03% 21.05% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Median daily rate £463 £225 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -49.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.11 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +36.76%

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
29 76 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.55% 24.52% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 30
Median daily rate £441 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £568 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 4 £425 +3.65% 6
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (42.11%) SOA
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Linked Data
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (26.32%) Presales
3 5 (26.32%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (26.32%) Document Composition
3 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
3 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) BPR
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture

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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.26%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Appium
1 1 (5.26%) Calabash
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
1 8 (42.11%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Principal Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (26.32%) Linked Data
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (42.11%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Business Development
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) Document Composition
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (26.32%) Presales
2 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
2 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) BPR
3 3 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Network Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Ariba
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin