The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 35 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.26% 3.77% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 28.57% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£263 £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -46.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £155 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +38.61%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.78% 13.21% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 9
Average daily rate £374 £238 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.36% -40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £118 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £395 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.44 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) EPoS
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) MSF
4 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Interactive Media
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Interactive Media
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Games Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Games Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
3 1 (10.00%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) EPoS
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) MSF
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe
1 1 (10.00%) Avaya
1 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com