The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheltenham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 11 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.45% 15.28% 11.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.00% 39.29% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Average daily rate £300 £387 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% +29.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 28 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.10% 38.89% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 148
Average daily rate £425 £387 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £418 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £57.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
Gloucestershire

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
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 18 April 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 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) CMDB
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
3 2 (18.18%) Drupal
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) AppSense
3 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) RSS
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Base SAS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Support
2 2 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
1 2 (18.18%) RSS
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
2 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Zend
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
1 2 (18.18%) AppSense
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Citrix
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