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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 9 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.69% 3.06% 5.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.05% 5.26% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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
19 57 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.54% 58.16% 60.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 33 44
Median daily rate £413 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £296 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £500 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Median hourly rate £28.75 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.48
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.39%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) Sage
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) VHDL
3 1 (16.67%) Verilog
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Xilinx
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Altera

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Commissioning Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) FPGA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) Verilog
1 1 (16.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) FPGA Design
2 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sage
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Altera
2 1 (16.67%) Xilinx