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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Rank 29 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.89% 3.47% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.48% 20.00% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 11
Median daily rate £320 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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
115 90 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.34% 17.34% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 42 45
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £850 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 9
Median hourly rate £33.00 £45.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.47% +29.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £47.50 £47.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Brentwood +11 3 - - 1
Basildon -8 3 £238 -
Chelmsford +3 2 £494 -1.25% 4
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 26 (34.67%) Windows
2 25 (33.33%) Oracle
3 19 (25.33%) Business Analysis
4 18 (24.00%) CRM
4 18 (24.00%) Finance
5 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
6 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (20.00%) SQL
7 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (20.00%) Mainframe
8 14 (18.67%) Management Information System
8 14 (18.67%) DB2
9 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
9 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
10 12 (16.00%) Analytics
11 11 (14.67%) Java
11 11 (14.67%) Adobe
11 11 (14.67%) Data Analytics
11 11 (14.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
11 11 (14.67%) Hadoop
12 10 (13.33%) Windows Vista
12 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
12 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
12 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 10 (13.33%) Customer Analytics
12 10 (13.33%) Campaign Management
12 10 (13.33%) CISSP
12 10 (13.33%) CISA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 9 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.67%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (2.67%) Unica
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 6 (8.00%) Yammer
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) DNS
1 3 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (1.33%) BGP
2 1 (1.33%) Firewall
2 1 (1.33%) HSRP
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.33%) NAS
2 1 (1.33%) OSPF
2 1 (1.33%) SAN
2 1 (1.33%) SMTP
2 1 (1.33%) VRRP
2 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) DB2
2 11 (14.67%) Hadoop
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.67%) Big Data
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.33%) Essbase
7 1 (1.33%) MS Access
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
2 6 (8.00%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Billing
3 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Analyst
2 12 (16.00%) Consultant
3 10 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Security Analyst
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Security Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) COM
2 3 (4.00%) JSON
2 3 (4.00%) XML
3 2 (2.67%) CSS
3 2 (2.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.33%) .NET
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.33%) J2EE
4 1 (1.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.33%) WF
4 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (18.67%) Management Information System
3 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (14.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.67%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.00%) NHS
8 2 (2.67%) PMI
9 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.33%) Clustering
9 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.33%) PKI
9 1 (1.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Vista
3 9 (12.00%) Android
3 9 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (9.33%) Unix
5 5 (6.67%) Linux
6 4 (5.33%) AIX
6 4 (5.33%) Solaris
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Business Analysis
2 18 (24.00%) CRM
3 17 (22.67%) Data Analysis
4 15 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.00%) Analytics
5 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (14.67%) Data Analytics
7 10 (13.33%) Campaign Management
7 10 (13.33%) Customer Analytics
7 10 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.00%) Automated Testing
8 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.00%) DevOps
8 9 (12.00%) TDD
9 8 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.67%) Data Management
9 8 (10.67%) Release Management
10 7 (9.33%) Project Management
10 7 (9.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (14.67%) Java
3 5 (6.67%) COBOL
4 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.67%) PHP
5 1 (1.33%) C#
5 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) CISA
1 10 (13.33%) CISM
1 10 (13.33%) CISSP
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (1.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.33%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Control-M
2 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.33%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 25 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.67%) Adobe
4 6 (8.00%) Infor
4 6 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (8.00%) SAP
4 6 (8.00%) VMware
5 4 (5.33%) Dell
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.33%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.33%) F5
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Huawei
7 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.33%) Juniper
7 1 (1.33%) NetApp
7 1 (1.33%) PeopleSoft