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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 32 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.45% 1.06% 2.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 13.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.06 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £28.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.35% +25.00%
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
36 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.52% 7.94% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Average daily rate £325 £218 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.42% -40.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £39.00 £14.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.57% -39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 April 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 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
4 8 (34.78%) Web Services
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) Adobe
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Graphic Design
7 5 (21.74%) Web Development
7 5 (21.74%) UX Design
7 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
7 5 (21.74%) User Experience
7 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) ForgeRock
8 4 (17.39%) Akamai
8 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (17.39%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) assyst
8 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
8 4 (17.39%) C#
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
8 4 (17.39%) Remedy

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
1 3 (13.04%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) TestNG
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
4 1 (4.35%) RSpec
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) UI Designer
2 5 (21.74%) UX Designer
2 5 (21.74%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Web Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Games Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
4 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.70%) WCF
6 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 2 (8.70%) JPA
6 2 (8.70%) Spring
6 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
3 5 (21.74%) Graphic Design
3 5 (21.74%) User Experience
4 3 (13.04%) Clustering
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
5 1 (4.35%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) TDD
2 5 (21.74%) Web Development
2 5 (21.74%) UX Design
2 5 (21.74%) Information Architecture
2 5 (21.74%) BDD
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.04%) MSF
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe
2 4 (17.39%) ForgeRock
2 4 (17.39%) Akamai
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
3 3 (13.04%) Avaya
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco