The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Gloucestershire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 37 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 22 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.05% 6.67% 9.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.76% 12.57% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 19
Average daily rate £300 £387 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% +19.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £320 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £21.63 £42.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.11% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £39.70 £36.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.13 £42.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
139 175 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.64% 53.03% 57.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 89 234
Average daily rate £360 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £312 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 32
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £29.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -13 4 £300 -22.48% 11
Gloucester -13 2 £425 +6.25% 11
Cirencester - 1 - - 7
Tewkesbury - - - - 12
Berkeley - - - -
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
2 4 (15.38%) ITSM
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.54%) Base SAS
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) SAS
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 2 (7.69%) HND
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) MS Office
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 2 (7.69%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Automotive
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) SAS Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Graduate
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX Support
4 2 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.85%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) RSS
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) JPA
3 1 (3.85%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.69%) CMDB
2 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Economics
3 1 (3.85%) Psychology
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Service Management
1 4 (15.38%) ITSM
1 4 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) OOP
3 2 (7.69%) Release Management
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Business Development
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Customer Insight
4 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.85%) Product Management
4 1 (3.85%) V-Model
4 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Test Management
4 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C
2 2 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) HND
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) HNC
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Squid
3 1 (3.85%) qmail
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Zend
3 2 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) SolidWorks
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
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