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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 15 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.19% 1.02% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.04% 6.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £375 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +0.77%
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
23 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 24.47% 15.31% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Median daily rate £315 £475 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.68% +153.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £208
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
2 1 (33.33%) LabWindows
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared