The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 21 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.06% 9.52% 5.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £145 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -57.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
County Antrim

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

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 14.89% 19.05% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Average daily rate £450 £124 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -63.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.16 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Degree
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) STL
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) NewSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) LabWindows
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NewSQL
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Unix Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) STL
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Belfast, County Antrim
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago