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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 45 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.69% 2.21% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.91% 9.52% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
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£475 £388 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £172 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +112.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -22.95%
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
44 63 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 10.65% 23.16% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 38
Average daily rate £344 £370 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £475 - 6
Bedford - 1 £425 - 2
Biggleswade - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Shefford - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) CA
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Planview
4 4 (19.05%) CA Clarity
4 4 (19.05%) Revenue Management
5 3 (14.29%) Economics
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) UML
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) MS Project
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) C#
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.52%) Sybase
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) CA Clarity
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless Security
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) JSP
2 1 (4.76%) Servlets
2 1 (4.76%) Struts
2 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Economics
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Revenue Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) Cyber Security
6 1 (4.76%) Product Management
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CBAP
3 1 (4.76%) APMP
3 1 (4.76%) HNC
3 1 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ACCA
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) CA
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Planview
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
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