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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 32 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Degree 21 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.88% 6.54% 7.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.39% 38.89% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £315 £239
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +31.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £177 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £495 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
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
103 90 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.95% 16.82% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 35
Average daily rate £375 £400 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +158.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £475 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 22
Average hourly rate £47.00 £29.80 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.71% +14.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £18.60 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.54 £38.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Brentwood -1 8 £625 - 3
Chelmsford -3 3 £325 +36.84% 2
Basildon -7 1 - - 3
Colchester - - - - 4
Harlow - - - -
Harwich - - - -
Purfleet - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 2
Witham - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (25.45%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Java
2 13 (23.64%) XML
3 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Bioinformatics
3 12 (21.82%) Biology
3 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
4 11 (20.00%) Ajax
4 11 (20.00%) DHTML
4 11 (20.00%) HTML
4 11 (20.00%) JSP
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle
5 10 (18.18%) Project Management
6 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (16.36%) SQL
6 9 (16.36%) Linux
7 8 (14.55%) Web Services
7 8 (14.55%) UNIX
7 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
8 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.73%) Banking
8 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.73%) MySQL
8 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
8 7 (12.73%) Data Architecture
8 7 (12.73%) Information Architecture

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (9.09%) Apache
1 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Project
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.82%) SPSS
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) LAN
1 2 (3.64%) WAN
1 2 (3.64%) Extranet
2 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.73%) MySQL
3 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.73%) Banking
4 5 (9.09%) Publishing
5 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.64%) German Language
7 1 (1.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Architect
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Information Architect
2 7 (12.73%) Data Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Project Leader
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Software Project Leader
4 5 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) UI Programmer
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Product Owner
7 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.64%) Network Planner
7 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Integration Architect
7 2 (3.64%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) XML
2 11 (20.00%) DHTML
2 11 (20.00%) HTML
2 11 (20.00%) JSP
2 11 (20.00%) Ajax
3 8 (14.55%) Web Services
4 6 (10.91%) JDBC
4 6 (10.91%) Servlets
4 6 (10.91%) XSLT
4 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
4 6 (10.91%) Spring
4 6 (10.91%) GWT
4 6 (10.91%) jQuery
5 5 (9.09%) Apache Wicket
5 5 (9.09%) HTML5
5 5 (9.09%) REST
5 5 (9.09%) CSS3
5 5 (9.09%) SOAP
5 5 (9.09%) J2EE
5 5 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Biology
1 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.91%) Life Science
3 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
3 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.82%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) UNIX
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) Bioinformatics
2 10 (18.18%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
4 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) Data Architecture
5 7 (12.73%) Information Architecture
6 6 (10.91%) Build Automation
6 6 (10.91%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (10.91%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.27%) Information Security
7 4 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.45%) Wealth Management
8 3 (5.45%) Product Management
8 3 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Java
2 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.36%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) Perl
4 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) C#
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) VB6
6 1 (1.82%) XPath
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) R
6 1 (1.82%) VB
6 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.82%) VBA
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) APMP
2 2 (3.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) CCIE
2 2 (3.64%) CCNP
2 2 (3.64%) CCNA
2 2 (3.64%) ISEB
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) OCP
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CISA
3 1 (1.82%) CISM
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) COBIT
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.91%) EMC
4 3 (5.45%) SunGard
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
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