The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 9 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 11.27% 6.78% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.78% 10.53% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £67.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +48.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 63.38% 64.41% 61.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 12
Average daily rate £400 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £220 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 11
Average hourly rate £44.24 £49.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% +98.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £20.63 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £60.16 £45.00
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 Cumbria

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Cumbria

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness +2 7 - -
Whitehaven - 1 - -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (12.50%) XQuery
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Web Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) IIBA
1 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle