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 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 23 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.84% 6.67% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 27.27% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £299 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% +19.56%
Degree
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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
36 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 30.25% 24.44% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 10
Average daily rate £363 £428 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.20% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
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 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
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 27 March 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) Psychology
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Market Research
4 1 (12.50%) CBAP
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Account Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Psychology
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Market Research
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) HNC
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) CBAP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Kofax
1 1 (12.50%) VMware