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 25 February 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 34 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 16 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.53% 1.05% 3.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.89% 1.92% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -11.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +36.76%

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
180 261 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.99% 54.60% 52.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 111 145
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 15
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.50 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 6 £388 - 4
Cheltenham +10 3 - - 3
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 13 (38.24%) C
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (32.35%) Change Management
5 11 (32.35%) Requirements Management
5 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
6 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 10 (29.41%) C++
6 10 (29.41%) Java
6 10 (29.41%) UML
7 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
7 9 (26.47%) MODAF
7 9 (26.47%) SysML
7 9 (26.47%) TOGAF
7 9 (26.47%) Physics
7 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
7 9 (26.47%) Amazon S3
7 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (26.47%) Big Data
8 6 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
8 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (17.65%) HNC
8 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.71%) SDLC
10 4 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (26.47%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) Big Data
1 9 (26.47%) Hadoop
2 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Commercial Director
6 1 (2.94%) Commissioning Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (2.94%) HTML5
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
4 1 (2.94%) LINQ
4 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.94%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) BYOD
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.94%) Verilog
5 1 (2.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Change Management
2 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
2 11 (32.35%) Requirements Management
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 10 (29.41%) UML
4 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) MODAF
4 9 (26.47%) Physics
4 9 (26.47%) SysML
4 9 (26.47%) TOGAF
5 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Business Development
8 3 (8.82%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) C
2 10 (29.41%) C++
2 10 (29.41%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 14 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) HNC
4 4 (11.76%) ISEB
5 3 (8.82%) BC Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) HND
5 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
5 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.94%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (8.82%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Basel II
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle
1 3 (8.82%) Teradata
2 2 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Altera
3 1 (2.94%) RedGate
3 1 (2.94%) Sage
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Unisys
3 1 (2.94%) Xilinx