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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 29 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.47% 3.67% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.00% 28.13% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
25 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 12.44% 13.06% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 7
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
2 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Online Banking
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) JDBC
3 4 (28.57%) JSP
3 4 (28.57%) Servlets
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
3 4 (28.57%) HTTP
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server

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 4 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Checkstyle
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) FindBugs
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
1 4 (28.57%) Mockito
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Back Office
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) JDBC
2 4 (28.57%) JSP
2 4 (28.57%) Servlets
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Spring Security
2 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (28.57%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Online Banking
3 4 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
6 1 (7.14%) Statistics
6 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) COBIT
1 3 (21.43%) QA
1 3 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
1 4 (28.57%) Perforce
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