The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Essex 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 31 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.55% 4.95% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.68% 18.25% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 4
Average daily rate
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£430 £475 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +33.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £244 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £615 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.23 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+279.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £26.25 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+27.71% -21.05%
Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
97 126 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.08% 27.10% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 48 45
Average daily rate £400 £345 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £91 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.24 £9.23 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £41.20 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
East of England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 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
(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 +8 6 £400 - 1
Colchester -6 2 £398 - 1
Basildon -3 1 - - 2
Harlow - 1 - -
Harwich - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - - 1
Stanford-le-Hope - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Brentwood - - - - 3
Halstead - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (35.71%) Finance
2 17 (30.36%) Project Management
3 16 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 16 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 11 (19.64%) ITIL
5 9 (16.07%) NHS
5 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
5 9 (16.07%) Local Government
6 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.50%) MS Office
8 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
8 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.71%) Marketing
8 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (10.71%) Social Media
9 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (8.93%) Email Marketing
9 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.93%) Web Design
9 5 (8.93%) CMS
9 5 (8.93%) Windows
9 5 (8.93%) .NET
9 5 (8.93%) J2EE
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.14%) Java
10 4 (7.14%) MS Project

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (8.93%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
3 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) assyst
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) Essbase
3 1 (1.79%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.79%) MS Access
3 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) RequisitePro
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Gradle
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.79%) QADirector
2 1 (1.79%) Maven
2 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.79%) Ant
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Local Government
3 6 (10.71%) Marketing
4 3 (5.36%) Law
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
5 2 (3.57%) Publishing
5 2 (3.57%) Automotive
6 1 (1.79%) French Language
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Portfolio Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Marketing Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Service Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Change Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Project Officer
9 2 (3.57%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
1 5 (8.93%) J2EE
2 3 (5.36%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) Ajax
3 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.79%) CSS3
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.79%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) JRules
4 1 (1.79%) LAMP
4 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.79%) JMS
4 1 (1.79%) Swing
4 1 (1.79%) XHTML
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.07%) NHS
3 6 (10.71%) Social Media
4 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Open Source
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.79%) Physics
5 1 (1.79%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.79%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.79%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.79%) Solaris
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Project Management
2 16 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 11 (19.64%) ITIL
4 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.71%) CRM
7 5 (8.93%) Email Marketing
7 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (8.93%) Web Design
8 4 (7.14%) OO
8 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.14%) Matrix Management
8 4 (7.14%) System Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.36%) Change Control
9 3 (5.36%) Use Case
9 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) Java
2 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.36%) C
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
3 2 (3.57%) VB
3 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.57%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) PHP
4 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.79%) ABAP
4 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) APMP
2 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.79%) CSSLP
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) CEH
4 1 (1.79%) CISM
4 1 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) HP
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix
3 2 (3.57%) NetApp
4 1 (1.79%) Facebook
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter
4 1 (1.79%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.79%) Lagan
4 1 (1.79%) Progress
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
Chelmsford, Essex
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago