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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.09% 7.50% 19.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.49% 19.35% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -18.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £39.00 £12.75 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+205.88% -66.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -8.33%
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
71 31 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.21% 38.75% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 18
Average daily rate £458 £304 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.65% -6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £243 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 15
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 March 2015, 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 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Borland
2 5 (29.41%) Electronics
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
3 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) CISM
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.76%) CISSP
5 2 (11.76%) UNIX
5 2 (11.76%) VPN

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) DMZ
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (29.41%) Electronics
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Solaris
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Security Management
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
2 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.88%) UML
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C++
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) VCP4
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCSE
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) MCSD
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCA
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCEA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Borland
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sun
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) CA
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