The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 5.95% 0.99% 7.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.78% 14.29% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
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£175 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.42% +40.00%
Degree
Northern Ireland

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

Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.43% 6.93% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 21
Average daily rate £500 £340 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +161.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

Degree
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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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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
Belfast -1 3 £175 - 10
Larne - 2 - -
Degree
Northern Ireland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Equities
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) HND
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 2 (22.22%) EDI
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) SAP R/3
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Banking

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP R/3
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) EDI
2 1 (11.11%) WSDL
2 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Core Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Equities
2 3 (33.33%) Fixed Income
3 2 (22.22%) Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) Animation
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) FMCG
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) HND
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) GAAP
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco