The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 36 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Degree 26 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.44% 2.81% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.95% 14.49% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 9
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £250 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £590 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 138 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.59% 19.38% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 73 77
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £183 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £36.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 29 (46.77%) Computer Science
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (35.48%) SQL
4 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.42%) Waterfall
5 17 (27.42%) ITIL
5 17 (27.42%) UML
6 15 (24.19%) Project Management
6 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
7 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
7 13 (20.97%) C#
7 13 (20.97%) .NET
8 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
8 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
8 12 (19.35%) Finance
8 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
9 11 (17.74%) V-Model
9 11 (17.74%) Oracle
10 10 (16.13%) Windows
11 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
11 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.90%) Service Management
12 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
12 8 (12.90%) HTML
12 8 (12.90%) Java
12 8 (12.90%) ITIL V3
12 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
13 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
13 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Documentum
3 1 (1.61%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.61%) MindAlign
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
1 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) WAN
2 5 (8.06%) LAN
3 3 (4.84%) Network Security
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) IMAP
5 1 (1.61%) IPsec
5 1 (1.61%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.61%) S/MIME
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) SMTP
5 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle Database
1 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Power BI
5 1 (1.61%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.61%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.68%) Ant
3 6 (9.68%) Artifactory
3 6 (9.68%) ClearQuest
3 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 6 (9.68%) JIRA
3 6 (9.68%) JUnit
3 6 (9.68%) Maven
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (9.68%) Toad
4 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) German Language
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
5 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) .NET Team Leader
2 11 (17.74%) Software Team Leader
2 11 (17.74%) Team Leader
3 9 (14.52%) .NET Software Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) C# Software Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Lead Software Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Support Specialist
5 5 (8.06%) Voice Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 12 (19.35%) .NET Framework
3 8 (12.90%) HTML
4 7 (11.29%) Web Services
5 6 (9.68%) Apache CXF
5 6 (9.68%) Hibernate
5 6 (9.68%) J2EE
5 6 (9.68%) JSP
5 6 (9.68%) Servlets
5 6 (9.68%) Spring
5 6 (9.68%) Struts
5 6 (9.68%) XML
6 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.61%) Ajax
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.61%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.77%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
5 4 (6.45%) Life Science
6 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.23%) Driving Licence
7 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (3.23%) PMI
7 2 (3.23%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.61%) Informatics
8 1 (1.61%) Neural Network
8 1 (1.61%) Physics
8 1 (1.61%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.61%) Social Media
8 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.61%) CentOS
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) UML
2 17 (27.42%) Waterfall
3 15 (24.19%) Project Management
3 15 (24.19%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 11 (17.74%) V-Model
6 8 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.90%) Service Management
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (9.68%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) OOP
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) Data Protection
8 5 (8.06%) ITSM
8 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) SQL
2 13 (20.97%) C#
3 8 (12.90%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.29%) VB
5 6 (9.68%) C++
6 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) R
7 1 (1.61%) Ruby
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.68%) OCPJP
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.06%) PMP
4 4 (6.45%) CCNA
4 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.23%) CISA
5 2 (3.23%) CISM
5 2 (3.23%) CISSP
5 2 (3.23%) IISP
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) MCSD
6 1 (1.61%) MCTS
6 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) GMP
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) QA
3 2 (3.23%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (3.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.23%) ISO27005
3 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.61%) Sendmail
1 1 (1.61%) vCloud
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 7 (11.29%) Cisco
4 5 (8.06%) Avaya
5 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.84%) F5
5 3 (4.84%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) Juniper
5 3 (4.84%) Sun
6 2 (3.23%) ArcSight
6 2 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.23%) Qualys
6 2 (3.23%) Tripwire
6 2 (3.23%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) Acronis
7 1 (1.61%) Informatica
7 1 (1.61%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.61%) Remedy
Birmingham
University of Birmingham
Rate: £38,896 to £52,219 a year
Posted: 16 days ago