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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 47 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.48% 2.83% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.90% 15.04% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £163 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £415 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.85 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +60.00%
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
168 113 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.79% 18.80% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 60 40
Average daily rate £340 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £168 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
6 4 (13.79%) Banking
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
6 4 (13.79%) SAS
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) J2EE
6 4 (13.79%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 3 (10.34%) Windows
7 3 (10.34%) PMP
7 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) CCNP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
1 2 (6.90%) H.323
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.45%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) UI Developer
3 4 (13.79%) UI Programmer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) CRM Manager
5 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) J2EE
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
1 4 (13.79%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.90%) VXML
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) LAMP
3 1 (3.45%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) XSD
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.90%) Health Informatics
3 2 (6.90%) Informatics
3 2 (6.90%) PMI
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Economics
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) PRINCE2
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Supplier Management
6 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
7 2 (6.90%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) R
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCNP
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.34%) PMP
1 3 (10.34%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCIP
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) HNC
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (3.45%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Cerner
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) Ab Initio
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Netezza
2 2 (6.90%) Verint
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Lotus
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago