The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Derby region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 5.98% 3.39% 6.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.92% 15.38% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Average daily rate £589 £300 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.18% -32.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
Qualifications Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 13 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 31.62% 22.03% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 26
Average daily rate £320 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £115 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.25 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% -72.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Degree
Derbyshire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Siemens
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) PMP
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) BT
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
5 2 (18.18%) APMP
5 2 (18.18%) Computacenter
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Aerospace
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) PLM
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) APMP
3 2 (18.18%) PMP
3 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Siemens
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) BT
3 2 (18.18%) Computacenter