The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cardiff 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 32 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.90% 4.82% 6.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 24.24% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Average daily rate £420 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £306 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
70 33 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.50% 19.88% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 40
Average daily rate £345 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £600 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
South Wales

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) UML
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE
3 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
4 6 (30.00%) JPA
4 6 (30.00%) Java EE
4 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
4 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Maven
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
4 6 (30.00%) Struts
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) Ant
4 6 (30.00%) JUnit
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) JMS
5 4 (20.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (20.00%) MS Project
5 4 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Project
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
1 6 (30.00%) Ant
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (15.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
1 7 (35.00%) Lead Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Team Leader
2 6 (30.00%) Development Team Leader
2 6 (30.00%) Java Team Leader
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) JPA
2 6 (30.00%) Java EE
2 6 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (30.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) SOAP
2 6 (30.00%) Struts
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) DHTML
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (10.00%) AS400
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) SCADA
5 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) OS/400
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) UML
2 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 6 (30.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) EAI
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) B2B
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) RPG
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) COBOL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) HNC
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) MCAD
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (5.00%) GAMP
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Planview
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