The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 34 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 36 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.91% 3.92% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.69% 15.58% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 25
Average daily rate
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£375 £442 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.10% +35.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £213 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.76%
Degree
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
174 154 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.91% 25.12% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 108 86
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) Project Management
4 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (21.13%) ISEB
5 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
5 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
6 12 (16.90%) Java
6 12 (16.90%) SQL
7 11 (15.49%) LTE
8 10 (14.08%) Marketing
8 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
8 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
8 10 (14.08%) Electronics
8 10 (14.08%) Validation
9 9 (12.68%) PHP
9 9 (12.68%) UMTS
9 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
10 8 (11.27%) jQuery
10 8 (11.27%) GPRS
10 8 (11.27%) GSM
10 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
10 8 (11.27%) HTML
11 7 (9.86%) CSS
11 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.86%) WCDMA
11 7 (9.86%) Integration Acceptance Testing
11 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
11 7 (9.86%) Scrum
11 7 (9.86%) Requirements Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (2.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Liferay
2 1 (1.41%) Drupal
2 1 (1.41%) Magnolia
2 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project
4 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Shopify
1 4 (5.63%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.41%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
1 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) LTE
2 9 (12.68%) UMTS
3 8 (11.27%) GPRS
3 8 (11.27%) GSM
4 7 (9.86%) WCDMA
5 6 (8.45%) SMS
6 5 (7.04%) Internet
7 2 (2.82%) 4G
7 2 (2.82%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (2.82%) DVB
7 2 (2.82%) Wireless
8 1 (1.41%) 3GPP
8 1 (1.41%) DHCP
8 1 (1.41%) LDAP
8 1 (1.41%) IPsec
8 1 (1.41%) 2G
8 1 (1.41%) 3G
8 1 (1.41%) 802.11
8 1 (1.41%) UTRAN
8 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) Hazelcast
2 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.63%) RDBMS
2 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.23%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.41%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (4.23%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) PVCS
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (35.21%) Finance
2 15 (21.13%) Telecoms
3 10 (14.08%) Marketing
3 10 (14.08%) Electronics
4 4 (5.63%) Legal
5 3 (4.23%) Retail
6 2 (2.82%) Military
6 2 (2.82%) Local Government
6 2 (2.82%) Back Office
7 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (1.41%) Billing
7 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Analyst
2 14 (19.72%) Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Business Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Architect
4 8 (11.27%) Test Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Marketing Manager
9 2 (2.82%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Head of Software Engineering
9 2 (2.82%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) jQuery
1 8 (11.27%) HTML
2 7 (9.86%) CSS
3 6 (8.45%) Web Services
3 6 (8.45%) .NET
4 5 (7.04%) XML
4 5 (7.04%) Spring
4 5 (7.04%) RESTful
5 4 (5.63%) REST
5 4 (5.63%) Middleware
5 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.23%) SOAP
6 3 (4.23%) DOM
6 3 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (4.23%) Ajax
6 3 (4.23%) LAMP
6 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.82%) JSON
8 1 (1.41%) J2EE
8 1 (1.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (21.13%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.04%) Open Source
5 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.23%) DTV
5 3 (4.23%) Streaming Video
5 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.23%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.82%) Social Media
6 2 (2.82%) User Experience
6 2 (2.82%) IPTV
6 2 (2.82%) MPEG
7 1 (1.41%) NHS
7 1 (1.41%) PMI
7 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.41%) STB
7 1 (1.41%) Economics
7 1 (1.41%) CESG
7 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) Android
3 4 (5.63%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.23%) Fedora
4 3 (4.23%) CentOS
4 3 (4.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Project Management
3 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
3 10 (14.08%) Business Analysis
3 10 (14.08%) Validation
4 7 (9.86%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.86%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 7 (9.86%) Scrum
4 7 (9.86%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (8.45%) TDD
6 5 (7.04%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) BPR
6 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.04%) Change Control
7 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.63%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Time Management
7 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) Java
1 12 (16.90%) SQL
2 9 (12.68%) PHP
3 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) C++
6 4 (5.63%) PHP5
7 3 (4.23%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) C
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) Fortran
9 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.41%) VC++
9 1 (1.41%) VBA
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) Pascal
9 1 (1.41%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) ISEB
2 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.63%) HND
5 3 (4.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.82%) HNC
7 1 (1.41%) CWNA
7 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (1.41%) APMP
7 1 (1.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) Zend
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) SAP
3 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.23%) Casewise
3 3 (4.23%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) ForgeRock
4 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.41%) Sun
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.41%) Anite
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.41%) Teradata
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) Huawei
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