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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 26 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.66% 3.27% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 16.33% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
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£350 £138 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+153.62% -69.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.24 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +37.50%
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
45 49 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 18.29% 20.00% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 7
Average daily rate £350 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £126 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.06 £11.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
Bournemouth -4 3 £350 - 6
Weymouth - 3 - -
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) HNC
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) VBScript
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) SCOM
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Office Automation

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
2 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Development Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) UML
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Office Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) MCSE
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) HNC
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ARP4754
1 1 (7.69%) ARP4761
1 1 (7.69%) DO-160
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle