The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 9.09% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 36.36% 18.18% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) SS7
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) TCAP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 (50.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 2G
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) SS7
1 1 (50.00%) TCAP
1 1 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) BSS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle