The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 23 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.57% 2.50% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 30.77% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £473 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £38.22 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.76% +17.58%
Degree
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.86% 8.13% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Median daily rate £400 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +45.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £16.84 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security
5 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) Validation
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) Internet
6 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
6 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
7 3 (15.79%) FindBugs

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Checkstyle
2 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
2 3 (15.79%) FindBugs
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Mockito
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.26%) Axure RP
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.26%) QUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Security Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Design Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
2 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (21.05%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) Java EE
3 3 (15.79%) JDBC
3 3 (15.79%) JSP
3 3 (15.79%) Servlets
3 3 (15.79%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) Spring MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Spring Security
3 3 (15.79%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.26%) LESS
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Online Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Data Structures
3 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (10.53%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 4 (21.05%) Validation
4 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
4 4 (21.05%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CISM
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) COBIT
1 3 (15.79%) QA
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) IBM
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) Perforce
2 2 (10.53%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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