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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 16 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.74% 3.15% 3.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.67% 16.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £448 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
15 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 14.02% 19.69% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 4
Median daily rate £243 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.26% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £204 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
Median hourly rate - £28.75 £18.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 7 (53.85%) Validation
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
3 5 (38.46%) UML
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) MS Project
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) ITSM
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
5 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing

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 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Project
1 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
1 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (23.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Axure RP
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) PHPUnit
1 1 (7.69%) QUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Design Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) JSTL
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) Struts
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) LESS
2 1 (7.69%) Sass
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) Validation
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) ITSM
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) UML
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) User Stories
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Time Management
5 3 (23.08%) Use Case
5 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) F5
2 2 (15.38%) hybris
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Tableau
3 1 (7.69%) Talend