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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 29 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.70% 5.88% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.38% 26.09% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £358 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
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
42 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 29.37% 22.55% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 13
Average daily rate £350 £428 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kofax
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Kofax
1 1 (33.33%) VMware