The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 10 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.75% 11.11% 1.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.49% 23.38% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 1
Average daily rate
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£330 £410 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% -1.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.53 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +27.71%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Qualifications Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 77 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 39.66% 47.53% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 62 15
Average daily rate £325 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 9 (52.94%) QA
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
3 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
4 6 (35.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (29.41%) Atlassian
6 4 (23.53%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) CSS3
7 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
7 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) Dojo
8 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 2 (11.76%) Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
9 1 (5.88%) Web Development
9 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (5.88%) Spring

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
1 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Spock
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) QA Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Web Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
6 1 (5.88%) GUI Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) HTML5
2 3 (17.65%) CSS3
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) Dojo
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Linked Data
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ISTQB
2 6 (35.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Atlassian