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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 6 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.31% 6.12% 6.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 30.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate £500 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +36.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
Degree
Essex

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
10 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 15.38% 20.41% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate £500 £325 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +103.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Statistical Analysis
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) MISRA
4 1 (11.11%) Automotive
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Statistical Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Six Sigma
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) MISRA