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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 6 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.96% 7.06% 16.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 60.00% 84.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 33
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£145 £188 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £351 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% +19.56%
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 10 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.82% 11.76% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 35
Average daily rate £215 £188 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £340 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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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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
Belfast -8 4 £145 -22.66% 12
Degree
Northern Ireland

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Equities
3 6 (40.00%) Fixed Income
3 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) HND
5 4 (26.67%) VB
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) People Management
5 4 (26.67%) Exstream
5 4 (26.67%) Java EE
6 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (20.00%) Derivative
6 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) FpML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) KDB
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) Java EE
3 3 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (13.33%) FpML
5 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) WSDL
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) Core Animation
5 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Equities
2 6 (40.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (20.00%) Derivative
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) People Management
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) E-Discovery
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VB
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
Belfast, County Antrim
Northgate Public Services
Rate: Competitive
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