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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 43 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.29% 3.67% 4.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 18.18% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 10
Average daily rate
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£388 £375 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +23.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £295 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
Degree
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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
68 77 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.48% 20.21% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 53 28
Average daily rate £325 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £234 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £453 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.14 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

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 July 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 July 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) MS Project
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) ISEB
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) UML
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) RUP
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (16.67%) iSeries
5 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) OS/400
5 2 (16.67%) Linux

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (8.33%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Project
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Designer
4 1 (8.33%) UI Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) ArcObjects
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) OS/400
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) RUP
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Process
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) RPG
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) APMG
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) ESRI
3 1 (8.33%) Casewise
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