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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.02% 5.92% 6.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.14% 30.30% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£300 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -22.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+82.85% -39.65%
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
28 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 12.50% 19.53% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 17
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £243 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.00 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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
Poole 0 2 £122 - 3
Bournemouth +1 1 £300 -25.00% 11
Dorchester - - - - 2
Weymouth - - - - 2
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (41.18%) QA
2 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 4 (23.53%) MS Office
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) ISEB
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) TETRA
2 1 (5.88%) GSM
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Polish Language
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Test Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Communications Manager
3 1 (5.88%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) RF Design Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Development Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Writer
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
2 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
2 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Business Transformation
2 2 (11.76%) People Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.88%) FMECA
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ARP4754
2 1 (5.88%) DO-160
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Dell
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
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