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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 32 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.50% 3.43% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.42% 15.38% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £275 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £198 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £436 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -15.38%
Degree
South Wales

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
67 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.34% 22.32% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 39 19
Average daily rate £425 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £501 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -12.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (29.41%) SQL
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Android
3 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) V-Model
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) iSeries
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) AS400

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Firebird
2 1 (5.88%) InterBase
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) Hudson
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) XHTML
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) WSDL
3 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
3 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) AS400
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) UNIX
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) OS/400
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) V-Model
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) PHP
2 2 (11.76%) RPG
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) COBOL
3 1 (5.88%) Delphi
3 1 (5.88%) C
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sybase
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Zend
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago