The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 12 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 21 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.77% 4.38% 7.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.18% 12.87% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 17
Median daily rate £425 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Degree
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 101 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 25.58% 34.01% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 92
Median daily rate £383 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £49.50 £12.50 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+296.00% -53.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £12.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +15 20 £425 +28.78% 2
Plymouth +7 1 £400 - 1
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) C++
4 18 (48.65%) HTML
4 18 (48.65%) Python
4 18 (48.65%) MATLAB
4 18 (48.65%) Finance
4 18 (48.65%) R
5 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
7 13 (35.14%) CSS
8 12 (32.43%) Data Mining
8 12 (32.43%) PhD
8 12 (32.43%) Analytics
8 12 (32.43%) Machine Learning
8 12 (32.43%) Data Analytics
9 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (27.03%) QA
10 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
10 10 (27.03%) SAS
11 9 (24.32%) C#
12 8 (21.62%) OO
12 8 (21.62%) HTML5
12 8 (21.62%) JIRA
13 7 (18.92%) Scrum
14 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
14 6 (16.22%) OOP
14 6 (16.22%) Apple
14 6 (16.22%) C
14 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.03%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) SPSS
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (8.11%) Fireworks
3 3 (8.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Data Mining
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.70%) QlikView
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (48.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Data Scientist
1 12 (32.43%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Designer
4 3 (8.11%) Web Designer
5 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Graduate
5 2 (5.41%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Junior
5 2 (5.41%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) HTML5
4 6 (16.22%) CSS3
5 3 (8.11%) .NET
5 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.11%) Apache Flex
5 3 (8.11%) Dojo
6 2 (5.41%) MFC
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.70%) REST
7 1 (2.70%) Sass
7 1 (2.70%) SOAP
7 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (40.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Blog
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
5 1 (2.70%) Pricing Data
5 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Analytics
1 12 (32.43%) Data Analytics
1 12 (32.43%) Machine Learning
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (16.22%) Line Management
6 6 (16.22%) OOP
7 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) Prototyping
7 3 (8.11%) Web Design
7 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
8 2 (5.41%) Usability Testing
9 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 22 (59.46%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) C++
4 18 (48.65%) MATLAB
4 18 (48.65%) Python
4 18 (48.65%) R
5 9 (24.32%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) C
6 6 (16.22%) Objective-C
6 6 (16.22%) Ruby
7 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) VC++
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.70%) VBA
9 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) PhD
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Apple
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) IFS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) VMware