The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bradford region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 22 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.18% 0.53% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 4.35% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £420 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% -11.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.61% -27.85%
Qualifications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.43% 12.11% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 12
Average daily rate £275 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £416 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
Degree
West Yorkshire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Capita
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) IPTV
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (40.00%) Tcl
2 2 (40.00%) DVB
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) MPEG
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) DVB
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) IPTV
2 2 (40.00%) Video on Demand
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) MPEG
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Tcl
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) APMP
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Capita