The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 20 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Contract jobs citing Degree 19 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.76% 3.53% 4.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.62% 15.63% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 8
Median daily rate £300 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £248 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £350 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +34.37%

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

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
84 96 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.45% 22.59% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 79 42
Median daily rate £375 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -38.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £138 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.38% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Degree.

1 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 10 (33.33%) Project Management
1 10 (33.33%) Service Management
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SAP
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) NHS
3 5 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Information Security
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (16.67%) Informatics
4 4 (13.33%) HL7
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.00%) InterSystems
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.00%) JCAPS
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
1 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.67%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Stata
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP MRS
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) GIS
4 2 (6.67%) Spatial Data
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Banking
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Management Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Product Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) XML Schema
3 2 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) NHS
3 3 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 10 (33.33%) Project Management
1 10 (33.33%) Service Management
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (16.67%) Informatics
3 5 (16.67%) Information Security
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) UML
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) R
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
2 3 (10.00%) Postgraduate
2 3 (10.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) CISM
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) HL7
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Fiorano
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) IBM
3 3 (10.00%) InterSystems
3 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) ESRI