The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Devon 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 21 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 7.98% 1.89% 2.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.63% 3.66% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £383 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +22.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £28.13 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.20% -15.41%
Qualifications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 82 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 40.68% 51.57% 30.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 40 24
Average daily rate £375 £353 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £470 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £11.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.04% -30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
South West

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Devon region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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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
Exeter +8 18 £410 -1.20% 3
Barnstaple - 3 £400 - 1
Bideford - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - -
Plymouth - - - - 1
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) QA
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Finance
5 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) Internet
5 5 (18.52%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
6 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (14.81%) ISO 9001
6 4 (14.81%) Information Security
6 4 (14.81%) Summit
6 4 (14.81%) ISO 14001
6 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
6 4 (14.81%) Security Management
7 3 (11.11%) SSCP
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (11.11%) RIA
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management
7 3 (11.11%) Dojo

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.70%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Summit
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) DBA
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (7.41%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Web Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
2 5 (18.52%) CSS3
3 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) Dojo
5 2 (7.41%) XHTML
5 2 (7.41%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) WinForms
6 1 (3.70%) MFC
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) RIA
4 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security Management
3 4 (14.81%) Security Management
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.70%) BPEL
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) C
3 2 (7.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) SSCP
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (14.81%) ISO 9001
2 4 (14.81%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Intel
Plymouth, Devon
Pertemps Plymouth
Rate: From £20.87 to £23.18 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: From £30,196 to £34,666 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago