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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 42 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.15% 2.64% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.58% 12.05% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £363 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.93% +46.66%
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
96 83 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.57% 21.90% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 68 38
Average daily rate £325 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £246 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.78 £8.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.58% -37.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 5 (26.32%) Internet
4 5 (26.32%) VoIP
4 5 (26.32%) People Management
4 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
4 5 (26.32%) Business Development
4 5 (26.32%) Product Management
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
5 4 (21.05%) ITSM
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) MS Project
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Reference Data
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 2 (10.53%) iSeries
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 1 (5.26%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Project
3 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) VoIP
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) GIS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) Ajax
1 1 (5.26%) ArcObjects
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) HTML5
1 1 (5.26%) CSS3
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) AS400
3 2 (10.53%) LIMS
3 2 (10.53%) GIS
3 2 (10.53%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.53%) iSeries
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
1 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) OS/400
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Product Management
3 5 (26.32%) People Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) V-Model
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) COBOL
2 2 (10.53%) RPG
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) APMG
3 1 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) ESRI
3 1 (5.26%) Casewise
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