The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 37 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 16 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.57% 4.11% 5.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.21% 10.64% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 8
Average daily rate
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£299 £338 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.48% -8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.25 £21.63 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.25% -49.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +72.50%
Degree
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
222 141 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.55% 38.63% 49.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 79 81
Average daily rate £450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 11
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.70 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.10 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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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
Gloucester +7 5 £185 -52.25% 4
Cheltenham -12 4 £425 +36.00% 7
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (33.33%) Windows
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
4 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) .NET
6 5 (13.89%) MySQL
6 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 5 (13.89%) C#
6 5 (13.89%) C++
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.11%) FMCG
7 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) Electronics
7 4 (11.11%) Firewall
7 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 4 (11.11%) LAN
7 4 (11.11%) WAN
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) C
8 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 3 (8.33%) VPN

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) LAN
1 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) IPv4
3 1 (2.78%) IPv6
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) VRRP
3 1 (2.78%) ASN.1
3 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
1 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.78%) GCC
General
1 7 (19.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Electronics
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Military
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Desktop Support
2 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.78%) SVG
3 1 (2.78%) XMPP
3 1 (2.78%) Dojo
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
3 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.78%) Ember.js
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) FMCG
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Information Security
3 3 (8.33%) System Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Security Management
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.78%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 1 (2.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) C#
3 5 (13.89%) C++
4 3 (8.33%) C
5 2 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) CISM
4 2 (5.56%) HND
4 2 (5.56%) CISSP
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCP
5 1 (2.78%) HNC
5 1 (2.78%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) CCA
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CCEA
5 1 (2.78%) CWNA
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.78%) CCIA
5 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Borland
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) Dell
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.78%) CA
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) Green Hills
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