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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 19 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.96% 3.33% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 8.16% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £384 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £386 £368
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
Degree
Gloucestershire

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
52 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.98% 40.83% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 48
Median daily rate £400 £438 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +17.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £325 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 September 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Sage
4 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) OCX

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 1 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sage
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP