The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 2 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 22.73% 4.35% 9.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 55.56% 20.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£340 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.36 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -50.00%
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 Chelmsford region.

Qualifications Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 40.91% 21.74% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate £340 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.42% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.36 - £22.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+10.61% -21.39%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Chelmsford region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Chelmsford region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) NHS
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
1 6 (54.55%) Local Government
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automotive
5 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) CMMI
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Local Government
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Design Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) NHS
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Qualitative Research
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) CMMI
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft