The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 22 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.70% 8.00% 7.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 30.77% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.75 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.50% -60.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -50.00%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 13 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.36% 26.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 3 9
Average daily rate £450 £440 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -17.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £23.40 £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £42.50 £38.60
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 Cheltenham

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Ethereal
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) NetQoS
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Ethereal
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) DMZ
2 1 (20.00%) SONET
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DSL
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Network Supervisor
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCEA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSD
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) NetQoS
2 1 (20.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 days ago