The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 12 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 16 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.25% 2.23% 8.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.59% 12.20% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £275 £213 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £43.00 £48.14 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% +50.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 29.90% 18.30% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 11
Average daily rate £375 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £48.14 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.71% +43.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.61 £19.23 £29.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £54.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 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
Bournemouth +6 5 £400 +88.23% 4
Weymouth 0 5 £260 - 1
Poole - 1 - - 6
Wareham - 1 - -
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (29.17%) Military
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 4 (16.67%) C
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Banking
5 3 (12.50%) CCNP
5 3 (12.50%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) HND
5 3 (12.50%) Finance
5 3 (12.50%) Def Stans
6 2 (8.33%) vMotion
6 2 (8.33%) vCloud
6 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) Firmware
6 2 (8.33%) Sun

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) NAS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) FTP
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.17%) QlikView
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) CppUnit
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) NetBeans
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Military
2 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Avionics
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Local Government
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Audit Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Sling
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) JavaFX
1 1 (4.17%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Verilog
3 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (16.67%) Signal Processing
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) FMECA
3 2 (8.33%) Human Factors
3 2 (8.33%) Logistics
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Competitive Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 4 (16.67%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
1 3 (12.50%) CCNP
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) HND
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) HNC
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) CCSA
3 1 (4.17%) CCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CISA
3 1 (4.17%) CISM
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) CRISC
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Def Stans
2 1 (4.17%) ARP4754
2 1 (4.17%) ARP4761
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) COSO
2 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) DO-160
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.17%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
1 2 (8.33%) vCloud
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) vMotion
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) EMC
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Sun
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.17%) Nokia
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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