The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 23 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 6.25% 3.36% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.85% 27.08% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Average daily rate
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£295 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £177 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £465 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.07% +46.66%
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.47% 12.40% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 18 16
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £175 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £443 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £26.83 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.40% +5.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
3 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) Automotive
4 7 (21.21%) Project Management
4 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (18.18%) ADO.NET
5 6 (18.18%) XML
5 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (18.18%) MS Office
5 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.18%) VB
5 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 6 (18.18%) VB6
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (18.18%) Validation
5 6 (18.18%) V-Model
5 6 (18.18%) IEC 61508
6 5 (15.15%) Change Control
6 5 (15.15%) Data Transformation
6 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
6 5 (15.15%) SAP
6 5 (15.15%) NHS
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (12.12%) Change Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (6.06%) MS Project
4 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) Ranorex
General
1 8 (24.24%) Automotive
2 4 (12.12%) Electronics
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Procurement Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Change Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) HTML
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.18%) ADO.NET
3 6 (18.18%) XML
4 4 (12.12%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) Flash
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) NHS
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (9.09%) User Experience
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Project Management
3 6 (18.18%) Validation
3 6 (18.18%) V-Model
4 5 (15.15%) Change Control
4 5 (15.15%) Data Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) Change Management
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.09%) Content Management
6 3 (9.09%) SEO
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Web Design
6 3 (9.09%) Pay per click
6 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
2 6 (18.18%) VB
2 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 6 (18.18%) VB6
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Cognos
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow