The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 50 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.18% 3.95% 5.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.74% 21.28% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £415 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.42% -10.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.78 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +35.10%
Degree
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
95 94 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 14.80% 18.58% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 53 49
Average daily rate £400 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £508 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 23
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% +51.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £27.50 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.25 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Essex region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Chelmsford -13 5 £425 +6.25% 6
Brentwood - 4 £600 - 2
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
3 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Psychology
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Market Research
5 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) User Experience
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 3 (9.09%) Middleware
6 3 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) MCSE
6 3 (9.09%) CRM
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Adobe Campaign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) PBX
1 2 (6.06%) VoIP
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.06%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.03%) PABX
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) H.323
2 1 (3.03%) Frame Relay
2 1 (3.03%) PSTN
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
2 1 (3.03%) ATM
2 1 (3.03%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Military
5 1 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Information Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Graduate
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (6.06%) User Experience Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.12%) Psychology
2 4 (12.12%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Handset
4 1 (3.03%) IVR
4 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.03%) Human Factors
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (24.24%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Data Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Market Research
4 4 (12.12%) Information Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.09%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Security Management
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 2 (6.06%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) XQuery
3 2 (6.06%) XPath
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSD
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCVP
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) APMP
3 1 (3.03%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Red Gate
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) Software AG
5 1 (3.03%) Siemens
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