The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Bristol 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 49 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Contract jobs citing Degree 23 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.89% 5.12% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.83% 19.05% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £302 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £475 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £33.50 £39.25 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% -6.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £28.13 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -15.41%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 147 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.55% 26.87% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 95 92
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -22.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £45.75 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
South West

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) Project Management
3 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.05%) ISEB
5 11 (17.46%) SQL
6 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
6 10 (15.87%) Validation
6 10 (15.87%) PHP
7 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.70%) CSS
8 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.70%) HTML
8 8 (12.70%) MySQL
8 8 (12.70%) Marketing
8 8 (12.70%) jQuery
9 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 7 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) LTE
9 7 (11.11%) Electronics
10 6 (9.52%) Scrum
10 6 (9.52%) XML
10 6 (9.52%) UMTS
10 6 (9.52%) GPRS
10 6 (9.52%) GSM
10 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.94%) Supplier Management
11 5 (7.94%) Casewise
11 5 (7.94%) ISTQB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.35%) MS Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) Simulink
4 1 (1.59%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Shopify
1 3 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) LTE
2 6 (9.52%) UMTS
2 6 (9.52%) GPRS
2 6 (9.52%) GSM
3 5 (7.94%) WCDMA
3 5 (7.94%) SMS
4 4 (6.35%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) DVB
6 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) Hazelcast
3 3 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (6.35%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.59%) JBehave
4 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.70%) Marketing
4 7 (11.11%) Electronics
5 4 (6.35%) Legal
6 2 (3.17%) Military
6 2 (3.17%) Retail
7 1 (1.59%) Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.59%) Advertising
7 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Business Architect
6 5 (7.94%) PHP Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Tester
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Designer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) CSS
1 8 (12.70%) HTML
1 8 (12.70%) jQuery
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) Web Services
4 3 (4.76%) Spring
4 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (4.76%) RESTful
4 3 (4.76%) HTML5
4 3 (4.76%) DOM
5 2 (3.17%) CSS3
5 2 (3.17%) Symfony
6 1 (1.59%) Ajax
6 1 (1.59%) JSON
6 1 (1.59%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.59%) Middleware
6 1 (1.59%) .NET
6 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) Streaming Video
2 3 (4.76%) DTV
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) MPEG
3 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.17%) IPTV
3 2 (3.17%) Economics
4 1 (1.59%) CESG
4 1 (1.59%) Physics
4 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.59%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.59%) PMI
4 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 3 (4.76%) CentOS
2 3 (4.76%) Fedora
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.81%) Project Management
2 14 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.87%) Validation
5 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.94%) Supplier Management
8 5 (7.94%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) UML
8 5 (7.94%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.35%) Time Management
9 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.35%) Customer Insight
9 4 (6.35%) Requirements Management
9 4 (6.35%) TDD
9 4 (6.35%) Logistics
9 4 (6.35%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) PHP
3 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.94%) PHP5
4 5 (7.94%) Java
5 3 (4.76%) C++
5 3 (4.76%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Fortran
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) Pascal
7 1 (1.59%) Prolog
7 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) Ada
7 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) ISEB
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) ISTQB
4 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (1.59%) APMP
6 1 (1.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.59%) PMP
6 1 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) P3O
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.94%) Casewise
1 5 (7.94%) Oracle
2 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Zend
3 3 (4.76%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.17%) Facebook
4 2 (3.17%) Twitter
4 2 (3.17%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) HP
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Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £350 - 425 per day + negotiable
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Rate: £300 - 400 per day
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