The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 24 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.63% 3.57% 6.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 12.90% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate £338 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £323 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £435 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
London

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

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 54.44% 27.68% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 22 9
Average daily rate £474 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.59% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £548 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Operations Management
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
1 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CISA
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (13.33%) SFIA
4 2 (13.33%) Games
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) ISEB
4 2 (13.33%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) Practice Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Messaging Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Head of Security
4 3 (20.00%) Head of Operations
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Gameplay Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate
6 1 (6.67%) Graduate Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Information
6 1 (6.67%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CryEngine
1 1 (6.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
1 6 (40.00%) Operations Management
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) SFIA
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Practice Management
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISA
1 4 (26.67%) CISM
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) CISSP
4 1 (6.67%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
2 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001