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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 30 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.56% 2.99% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.64% 24.00% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Average daily rate
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£290 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -12.69%
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
44 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.99% 12.44% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 9
Average daily rate £400 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £259 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £373 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 £11.94 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.72% -48.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
1 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (36.36%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
5 6 (27.27%) BDD
6 5 (22.73%) User Experience
6 5 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (22.73%) UX Design
6 5 (22.73%) Information Architecture
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Graphic Design
6 5 (22.73%) Web Development
6 5 (22.73%) Adobe
7 4 (18.18%) Remedy
7 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) assyst
7 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
7 4 (18.18%) Change Management
7 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (18.18%) RESTful
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 4 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) RSpec
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) TestNG
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) UX Designer
2 5 (22.73%) Designer
2 5 (22.73%) UI Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Web Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Web Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Coach
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
1 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) SOAP
3 4 (18.18%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.09%) JPA
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (22.73%) Graphic Design
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Clustering
5 1 (4.55%) E-Learning
5 1 (4.55%) Copywriting
5 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) TDD
2 6 (27.27%) BDD
3 5 (22.73%) UX Design
3 5 (22.73%) Information Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 5 (22.73%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
4 4 (18.18%) Software Architecture
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Kanban
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) Remedy
2 4 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 4 (18.18%) Akamai
2 4 (18.18%) ForgeRock
3 2 (9.09%) Avaya
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco