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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 26 30 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.74% 2.03% 5.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.15% 18.18% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 13
Average daily rate
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£180 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.61% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £390 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £33.90 £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.76%
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
41 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.96% 11.19% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 25
Average daily rate £394 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £204 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (48.57%) Validation
2 11 (31.43%) Change Management
3 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
4 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 9 (25.71%) MS Office
5 8 (22.86%) ITIL
5 8 (22.86%) Automotive
5 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (20.00%) Electronics
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
7 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
7 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
7 6 (17.14%) Requirements Management
7 6 (17.14%) Physics
7 6 (17.14%) Human Factors
7 6 (17.14%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Logistics
8 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
8 5 (14.29%) PLM
8 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
8 5 (14.29%) EMC
9 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.43%) RAD
9 4 (11.43%) IBM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.86%) Maya
4 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (8.57%) LTE
2 3 (8.57%) 3G
2 3 (8.57%) 2G
3 1 (2.86%) 4G
3 1 (2.86%) MIMO
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) IPv4
3 1 (2.86%) IPv6
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (22.86%) Automotive
2 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.00%) Electronics
3 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 4 (11.43%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Incident Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Integration Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) NOC Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Buyer
6 1 (2.86%) Commodity Buyer
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Designer
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL Service Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML5
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
3 6 (17.14%) Physics
3 6 (17.14%) Human Factors
4 2 (5.71%) DataPower
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Validation
2 11 (31.43%) Change Management
3 9 (25.71%) Project Management
4 8 (22.86%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Benchmarking
5 6 (17.14%) Regression Testing
5 6 (17.14%) Requirements Management
6 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Logistics
6 5 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 5 (14.29%) PLM
6 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) RAD
7 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.43%) Business Development
7 4 (11.43%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) HND
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MBA
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) IIBA
3 1 (2.86%) CBAP
3 1 (2.86%) MAPM
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) EMC
3 4 (11.43%) IBM
3 4 (11.43%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (8.57%) SAP
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Cadence
6 1 (2.86%) Mercator