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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 6.86% 2.88% 5.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.95% 7.14% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£200 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +60.00%
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
39 42 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 38.24% 40.38% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 32
Average daily rate £315 £323 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
5 12 (50.00%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) ISO 9001
6 9 (37.50%) ISO 14001
6 9 (37.50%) Summit
7 7 (29.17%) Line Management
8 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Internet
8 6 (25.00%) Information Security
8 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (25.00%) RIA
9 4 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (16.67%) Spring
9 4 (16.67%) Maven
9 4 (16.67%) JIRA
9 4 (16.67%) Groovy
9 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
9 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 4 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
9 4 (16.67%) BDD
9 4 (16.67%) CISSP
9 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
9 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Maven
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) Spock
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Legal
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Auditor
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Auditor
4 3 (12.50%) Auditor
5 2 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 4 (16.67%) Spring
1 4 (16.67%) RESTful
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
1 4 (16.67%) Apache Camel
1 4 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 6 (25.00%) RIA
3 4 (16.67%) Linked Data
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Line Management
3 6 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 4 (16.67%) BDD
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) Security Management
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Usability Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) Groovy
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (70.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) CISSP
4 3 (12.50%) SSCP
5 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 9 (37.50%) ISO 14001
2 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle