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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 47 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Contract jobs citing Degree 21 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.65% 4.67% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.10% 17.73% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 12
Average daily rate
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£331 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.50% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £302 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £475 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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 £35.00 £25.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.61% -27.85%
Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
116 141 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.66% 26.36% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 97 96
Average daily rate £363 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 18
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.35 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -22.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
Degree
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Project Management
2 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) Business Analysis
3 12 (18.18%) SQL
4 11 (16.67%) ISEB
5 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
5 10 (15.15%) PHP
6 9 (13.64%) Validation
6 9 (13.64%) Marketing
7 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
7 8 (12.12%) jQuery
7 8 (12.12%) Electronics
7 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.12%) HTML
7 8 (12.12%) MySQL
7 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.12%) CSS
8 7 (10.61%) Scrum
8 7 (10.61%) LTE
8 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.09%) Logistics
9 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.09%) ISTQB
9 6 (9.09%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 6 (9.09%) UML
9 6 (9.09%) XML
9 6 (9.09%) Oracle
9 6 (9.09%) Java
9 6 (9.09%) GPRS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (6.06%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) Apache
2 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.52%) Drupal
2 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.06%) MS Project
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.52%) Simulink
4 1 (1.52%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Shopify
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) LTE
2 6 (9.09%) GPRS
2 6 (9.09%) GSM
2 6 (9.09%) SMS
2 6 (9.09%) UMTS
2 6 (9.09%) WCDMA
3 4 (6.06%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) DVB
5 1 (1.52%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MySQL
2 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) Hazelcast
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.03%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.52%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (6.06%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) JBehave
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 2 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
4 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.64%) Marketing
4 8 (12.12%) Electronics
5 4 (6.06%) Legal
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Military
7 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.76%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Architect
3 11 (16.67%) Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Business Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Marketing Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Designer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) jQuery
1 8 (12.12%) HTML
1 8 (12.12%) CSS
2 6 (9.09%) XML
3 5 (7.58%) Web Services
4 3 (4.55%) DOM
4 3 (4.55%) Spring
4 3 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (4.55%) RESTful
4 3 (4.55%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) CSS3
5 2 (3.03%) Symfony
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.52%) .NET
6 1 (1.52%) Middleware
6 1 (1.52%) LAMP
6 1 (1.52%) JSON
6 1 (1.52%) Ajax
6 1 (1.52%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) DTV
2 3 (4.55%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.03%) Economics
3 2 (3.03%) IPTV
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) MPEG
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.52%) Physics
4 1 (1.52%) CESG
4 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) UNIX
2 3 (4.55%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Fedora
2 3 (4.55%) Ubuntu
2 3 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) AIX
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Project Management
1 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (19.70%) Business Analysis
2 9 (13.64%) Validation
3 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.61%) Scrum
4 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.09%) Logistics
5 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.09%) Integration Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.09%) UML
6 5 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (7.58%) Supplier Management
6 5 (7.58%) Supply Chain Management
7 4 (6.06%) Time Management
7 4 (6.06%) Customer Insight
7 4 (6.06%) TDD
7 4 (6.06%) Requirements Management
7 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) PHP
3 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.09%) Java
5 5 (7.58%) PHP5
6 3 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) C++
7 2 (3.03%) Ruby
7 2 (3.03%) Fortran
8 1 (1.52%) Pascal
8 1 (1.52%) Prolog
8 1 (1.52%) Ada
8 1 (1.52%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) ISEB
2 6 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.52%) PMP
6 1 (1.52%) HND
6 1 (1.52%) MBA
6 1 (1.52%) APMP
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle
1 6 (9.09%) IBM
2 5 (7.58%) Casewise
3 4 (6.06%) VMware
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Zend
5 2 (3.03%) Facebook
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter
5 2 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.52%) HP
6 1 (1.52%) RedPrairie