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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 47 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% 2.19% 4.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 11.76% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
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
61 51 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.33% 18.61% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 38
Median daily rate £350 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £150 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £18.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -37.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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
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 25 May 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (68.75%) ISEB
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) NHS
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) OO
7 2 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 2 (12.50%) Informatics
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) Use Case
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
7 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis

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 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
2 11 (68.75%) Business Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (43.75%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) NHS Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior NHS Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Informatics
3 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 12 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Management
5 2 (12.50%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) V-Model
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft