The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 20 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.04% 1.76% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.18% 14.29% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £290 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +26.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
Degree
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 11.22% 12.35% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 13
Median daily rate £425 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Degree
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 2 (100.00%) Economics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Markov Chain
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SPSS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Credit Risk
1 2 (100.00%) Economics
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Econometrics
1 2 (100.00%) Markov Chain
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Research
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Postgraduate