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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 25 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.26% 4.68% 5.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.14% 19.81% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 18
Average daily rate £350 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £247 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £579 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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
84 106 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.37% 23.61% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 53 52
Average daily rate £375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £423 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Average hourly rate £46.00 £42.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £28.25 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.00 £50.02 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +6 8 £500 +53.84% 6
Brentwood -3 2 £625 -
Basildon +1 1 - -
Colchester 0 1 £250 +2.04% 2
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 17 (38.64%) Project Management
3 12 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
4 10 (22.73%) Six Sigma
4 10 (22.73%) SQL
5 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.64%) Windows
7 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (13.64%) Automotive
8 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.36%) Java
8 5 (11.36%) Oracle
9 4 (9.09%) MS Office
9 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 4 (9.09%) CRM
9 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.82%) Data Management
10 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (6.82%) Python
10 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
10 3 (6.82%) MS Project
10 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) IntruShield
2 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) Datomic
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) LabVIEW
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Automotive
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Project Manager
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Developer
4 6 (13.64%) T-SQL Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Client Services Manager
6 2 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) IT Support
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) COM
1 1 (2.27%) J2EE
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
1 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.27%) XML
1 1 (2.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Biology
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (2.27%) Biotechnology
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
4 1 (2.27%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Project Management
2 12 (27.27%) Statistical Analysis
3 10 (22.73%) Six Sigma
4 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) Data Management
8 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (4.55%) Budget Control
9 2 (4.55%) Change Control
9 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (4.55%) Digital Forensics
9 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.55%) SIEM
9 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) Python
5 2 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Clojure
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) APMP
1 2 (4.55%) HNC
1 2 (4.55%) HND
2 1 (2.27%) CISA
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
2 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) PhD
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.55%) IEC 61508
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) Snort
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) EnCase
1 1 (2.27%) QRadar
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe
3 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Infor
4 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.27%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.27%) Rapid7
4 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.27%) Software AG
4 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
4 1 (2.27%) Splunk
4 1 (2.27%) Sun
4 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.27%) Tripwire
4 1 (2.27%) VMware
Essex
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 18 days ago