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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 17 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.72% 3.06% 4.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.58% 13.95% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Median daily rate £413 £530 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.16% +68.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £406 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £586 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
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
57 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.27% 21.94% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 13
Median daily rate £280 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.07% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £305 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 12
Median hourly rate £42.25 £30.08 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.45% -29.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Bournemouth -1 9 £413 -26.99% 3
Weymouth - 2 £260 -
Blandford Forum - 1 £275 -
Poole - 1 - - 3
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (23.53%) C
2 7 (20.59%) Aerospace
3 6 (17.65%) Military
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) HND
4 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (11.76%) Marketing
5 4 (11.76%) DO-160
5 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
5 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) CCNA
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.82%) Banking
6 3 (8.82%) Automotive
6 3 (8.82%) ASTM
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 3 (8.82%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) NAS
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.94%) IPsec
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) NFC
4 1 (2.94%) OFDM
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.94%) QlikView
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Aerospace
2 6 (17.65%) Military
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 4 (11.76%) Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Automotive
5 3 (8.82%) Banking
6 2 (5.88%) Electronics
6 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.94%) Avionics
7 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.94%) Law
7 1 (2.94%) Legal
7 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Development Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Test Development Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Audit Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Trainer
5 1 (2.94%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Sling
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) J2EE
1 1 (2.94%) JavaFX
1 1 (2.94%) jQuery
1 1 (2.94%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) ASTM
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Verilog
4 1 (2.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) FMECA
5 2 (5.88%) Human Factors
5 2 (5.88%) Logistics
5 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Signal Processing
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) UML
5 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Validation
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C
2 4 (11.76%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) HND
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.88%) HNC
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCSA
4 1 (2.94%) CCSE
4 1 (2.94%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) DO-160
2 2 (5.88%) Def Stans
2 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) COBIT
3 1 (2.94%) COSO
3 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.94%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) vCloud
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) vMotion
2 1 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) EMC
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Cadence
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (2.94%) Nokia
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat