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 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 50 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.18% 4.00% 4.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.30% 25.37% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 22
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £33.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.13% -14.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.07% +46.66%
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
177 134 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.26% 15.75% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 89 110
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £276 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
Average hourly rate £11.78 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.83% +91.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.11 £20.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.37%) Finance
3 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.29%) Military
4 7 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) SIEM
5 6 (12.24%) ArcSight
5 6 (12.24%) Computer Security
5 6 (12.24%) Network Security
5 6 (12.24%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco
5 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.24%) C#
5 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (12.24%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (12.24%) Firewall
6 5 (10.20%) Web Design
6 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (10.20%) Web Development
6 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.20%) .NET
6 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
6 5 (10.20%) MS Access
6 5 (10.20%) Juniper
6 5 (10.20%) SAN

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (4.08%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.04%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Project
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) SPSS
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Firewall
1 6 (12.24%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (12.24%) Network Security
2 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) DVB
3 1 (2.04%) LTE
3 1 (2.04%) Broadband
3 1 (2.04%) GPRS
3 1 (2.04%) GSM
3 1 (2.04%) SMS
3 1 (2.04%) UMTS
3 1 (2.04%) WCDMA
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MS Access
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (10.20%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (6.12%) NUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.12%) MSTest
3 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Security Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Network Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Network Support
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Verification Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) SOAP
2 3 (6.12%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) REST
2 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 2 (4.08%) jQuery
3 2 (4.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
4 1 (2.04%) CSS3
4 1 (2.04%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.16%) Economics
4 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.08%) DTV
6 1 (2.04%) GIS
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) IPTV
6 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.04%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.04%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
2 7 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
2 7 (14.29%) SIEM
3 6 (12.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (12.24%) Computer Security
3 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.20%) Web Design
4 5 (10.20%) Digital Forensics
4 5 (10.20%) Web Development
4 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL
5 4 (8.16%) SysML
5 4 (8.16%) Requirements Management
5 4 (8.16%) Identity Management
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) UML
6 3 (6.12%) Validation
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C#
2 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.12%) Ruby
5 2 (4.08%) C
5 2 (4.08%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.08%) HND
3 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) CISSP
3 2 (4.08%) GCIA
4 1 (2.04%) GSEC
4 1 (2.04%) GCIH
4 1 (2.04%) HNC
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco
2 6 (12.24%) ArcSight
3 5 (10.20%) SolarWinds
3 5 (10.20%) Juniper
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) ESRI
5 1 (2.04%) Endeca
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau