The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 50 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Degree 19 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.31% 2.99% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.73% 16.13% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £385 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.71% -15.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.74%
Degree
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 155 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.53% 18.54% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 68 83
Average daily rate £325 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £412 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.84 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 - - 5
Warrington -16 2 £150 -50.00% 6
Knutsford - 2 £325 - 4
Chester -3 1 £275 -16.03% 6
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £368 - 2
Runcorn - - - - 2
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) J2EE
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) JDBC
3 6 (21.43%) Advertising
3 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
4 5 (17.86%) Subversion
5 4 (14.29%) Retail
5 4 (14.29%) JSF
5 4 (14.29%) JasperReports
5 4 (14.29%) Java EE
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) UNIX
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) JBoss
5 4 (14.29%) .NET
5 4 (14.29%) XML
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (7.14%) CICS
1 2 (7.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) iPlanet
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Project
1 2 (7.14%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) JasperReports
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Advertising
3 4 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) Russian Language
5 1 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.14%) GIS Technician
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Operations Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Author
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Author
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.57%) Games Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Security Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) J2EE
1 6 (21.43%) JDBC
2 4 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) JSF
2 4 (14.29%) Java EE
3 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) JNDI
4 2 (7.14%) JMS
4 2 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) Swing
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) LAMP
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) CSS3
5 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.57%) Sass
5 1 (3.57%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (7.14%) Life Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Physics
4 1 (3.57%) Chemistry
4 1 (3.57%) Biology
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (3.57%) Wiki
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) UNIX
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
4 2 (7.14%) Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) DSDM
4 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.57%) R
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CISM
2 2 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) RHCE
3 1 (3.57%) CISA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) PhD
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) GSEC
3 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) GPEN
3 1 (3.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) GCP
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Ganglia
1 1 (3.57%) YUM
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) IBM
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Northgate
5 1 (3.57%) NorthgateArinso
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Cognizant
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Primavera
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