The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Midlands region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 48 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 43 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.97% 1.93% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.14% 13.66% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 16 9
Average daily rate
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£278 £344 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.27% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £40.00 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £55.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.61% -27.85%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
237 205 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.38% 14.15% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 96 80
Average daily rate £345 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.19% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £56.25 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
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Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Degree
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Northamptonshire +10 14 £265 -52.88% 20
Leicestershire -3 14 £225 -25.00% 21
Nottinghamshire +13 8 £425 +21.42% 29
Derbyshire +2 3 £379 +10.78% 13
Lincolnshire +5 2 £350 +3.70% 4
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.57%) Oracle
2 26 (28.57%) Finance
3 20 (21.98%) MS Excel
4 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
4 18 (19.78%) MS Office
4 18 (19.78%) Computer Science
5 17 (18.68%) SQL
6 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
6 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.38%) Project Management
7 14 (15.38%) Windows
8 13 (14.29%) Java
9 12 (13.19%) Linux
9 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
10 11 (12.09%) J2EE
10 11 (12.09%) Manufacturing
10 11 (12.09%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.99%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
11 10 (10.99%) ISO 9001
12 9 (9.89%) CRM
12 9 (9.89%) UNIX
12 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
12 9 (9.89%) Change Management
12 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (8.79%) Spring
13 8 (8.79%) Hibernate
13 8 (8.79%) HNC

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.10%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) Lync
3 1 (1.10%) SAS
3 1 (1.10%) Site Server
3 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 18 (19.78%) MS Office
3 10 (10.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.69%) MS Visio
5 5 (5.49%) MS Project
6 4 (4.40%) AutoCAD
7 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
8 2 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (2.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) DHCP
1 6 (6.59%) DNS
2 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) LAN
3 3 (3.30%) Wireless
3 3 (3.30%) WAN
4 2 (2.20%) Modbus
4 2 (2.20%) Internet
4 2 (2.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.10%) Intranet
5 1 (1.10%) VoIP
5 1 (1.10%) WLAN
5 1 (1.10%) FTP
5 1 (1.10%) VRRP
5 1 (1.10%) Firewall
5 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.10%) VLAN
5 1 (1.10%) Network Security
5 1 (1.10%) NAS
5 1 (1.10%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) JIRA
2 6 (6.59%) JUnit
2 6 (6.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (6.59%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.20%) Selenium
4 2 (2.20%) Maven
5 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (28.57%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.69%) Retail
4 5 (5.49%) Marketing
5 4 (4.40%) Front Office
6 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.20%) Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Local Government
8 1 (1.10%) International Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Developer
3 11 (12.09%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (6.59%) UAT Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (6.59%) UAT Test Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.30%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.09%) J2EE
2 8 (8.79%) Hibernate
2 8 (8.79%) Spring
3 7 (7.69%) Web Services
4 6 (6.59%) Struts
4 6 (6.59%) JSP
4 6 (6.59%) Servlets
4 6 (6.59%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (5.49%) .NET
5 5 (5.49%) Java SE
5 5 (5.49%) XML
6 4 (4.40%) EJB
7 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.20%) HTML
8 2 (2.20%) jQuery
9 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.10%) HTML5
9 1 (1.10%) REST
9 1 (1.10%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (1.10%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (16.48%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.49%) Fixed Income
3 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.40%) SCADA
5 2 (2.20%) Statistics
5 2 (2.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) Firmware
6 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.10%) Informatics
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 12 (13.19%) Linux
3 9 (9.89%) UNIX
4 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.38%) Project Management
3 12 (13.19%) Configuration Management
4 11 (12.09%) Business Analysis
5 9 (9.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (9.89%) CRM
5 9 (9.89%) Change Management
6 8 (8.79%) E-Commerce
7 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 7 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.59%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (6.59%) Use Case
8 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.59%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (6.59%) B2C
8 6 (6.59%) PRINCE
8 6 (6.59%) Six Sigma
8 6 (6.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.68%) SQL
2 13 (14.29%) Java
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.49%) C#
4 5 (5.49%) C++
5 2 (2.20%) C
6 1 (1.10%) Groovy
6 1 (1.10%) Delphi
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) HNC
2 7 (7.69%) ISEB
2 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Sun Certification
3 6 (6.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.20%) CRISC
5 2 (2.20%) APMP
5 2 (2.20%) CISSP
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.20%) HND
5 2 (2.20%) PMP
5 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.20%) CISA
5 2 (2.20%) CISM
5 2 (2.20%) QiCA
5 2 (2.20%) MBA
6 1 (1.10%) CCSA
6 1 (1.10%) CCSE
6 1 (1.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.59%) TickIT
2 6 (6.59%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) XenApp
2 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) MOM
1 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.57%) Oracle
3 7 (7.69%) HP
3 7 (7.69%) Siemens
4 6 (6.59%) ATG
4 6 (6.59%) Sun
4 6 (6.59%) hybris
5 3 (3.30%) Allen-Bradley
5 3 (3.30%) Adobe
6 2 (2.20%) SAP
6 2 (2.20%) Computacenter
6 2 (2.20%) BT
7 1 (1.10%) Pega
7 1 (1.10%) IBM
7 1 (1.10%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.10%) SunGard
7 1 (1.10%) VMware
7 1 (1.10%) Teradata
7 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.10%) EMC
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: From £35 to £40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago