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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 25 24 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Contract jobs citing Degree 15 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.42% 3.99% 2.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.06% 19.40% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
Median daily rate £438 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £153 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £360 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
Degree
East of England

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
68 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.06% 20.55% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 43
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 11 £438 +21.52% 5
Bedford -6 2 £313 +78.57% 2
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Supplier Management
3 10 (47.62%) Presales
3 10 (47.62%) SOA
4 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 9 (42.86%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 9 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
4 9 (42.86%) Linked Data
4 9 (42.86%) NoSQL
4 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) Business Development
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) JIRA
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 3 (14.29%) Subversion
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 2 (9.52%) JProfiler
8 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
8 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
8 2 (9.52%) Android
8 2 (9.52%) Selenium
8 2 (9.52%) Software Testing

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 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) NoSQL
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) JProfiler
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
3 2 (9.52%) YourKit
4 1 (4.76%) Appium
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Mocha
4 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (4.76%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 9 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Akka
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Guava
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Linked Data
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Android
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) HPUX
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Supplier Management
3 10 (47.62%) Presales
3 10 (47.62%) SOA
4 9 (42.86%) Business Development
4 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) TOGAF
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (9.52%) ERP
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
8 1 (4.76%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Use Case
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Java
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Ada
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) MBA
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (4.76%) GxP
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.76%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Sun