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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 11 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing Degree 17 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 12.78% 4.84% 3.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.29% 15.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
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£450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
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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
70 20 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 52.63% 32.26% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 43
Average daily rate £398 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 January 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 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) Summit
4 12 (36.36%) ISO 14001
4 12 (36.36%) ISO 9001
5 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (30.30%) Line Management
6 10 (30.30%) Java
7 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) HTML
7 8 (24.24%) Information Security
7 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (21.21%) HTML5
8 7 (21.21%) CSS3
8 7 (21.21%) Internet
8 7 (21.21%) CSS
9 6 (18.18%) Photoshop
9 6 (18.18%) Fireworks
9 6 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (18.18%) Web Development
9 6 (18.18%) RIA
9 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Usability Testing
10 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
10 5 (15.15%) Marketing
10 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
10 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
10 5 (15.15%) User Experience
10 5 (15.15%) Test Planning

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 6 (18.18%) Photoshop
1 6 (18.18%) Fireworks
1 6 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
1 3 (9.09%) Maven
1 3 (9.09%) Spock
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (15.15%) Marketing
1 5 (15.15%) Legal
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Leader
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Web Designer
4 4 (12.12%) Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) IT Security Auditor
5 3 (9.09%) Auditor
5 3 (9.09%) IT Auditor
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.03%) Junior
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Desktop Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Desktop Support
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) HTML5
2 7 (21.21%) CSS3
2 7 (21.21%) CSS
3 3 (9.09%) RESTful
3 3 (9.09%) Spring
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) XHTML
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (18.18%) RIA
3 5 (15.15%) User Experience
4 3 (9.09%) Linked Data
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Line Management
3 8 (24.24%) Information Security
4 6 (18.18%) Web Development
4 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Usability Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
5 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
5 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
5 5 (15.15%) Test Planning
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.12%) Information Security Management
6 4 (12.12%) Security Management
6 4 (12.12%) Web Design
7 3 (9.09%) BDD
7 3 (9.09%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 19 (57.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) CISSP
3 5 (15.15%) SSCP
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) ISO 14001
1 12 (36.36%) ISO 9001
2 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
3 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) IBM
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) BT