The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank - 19 17
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich - 5.19% 5.26%
As % of the Qualifications category - 25.93% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.72 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.98% +15.34%
Degree
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
14 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 16.67% 20.00% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Average daily rate £363 £245 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.95% -18.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) QRadar
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Nexpose
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Rapid7
3 1 (16.67%) GIAC
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SecurID
3 1 (16.67%) Planview
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Drools
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (16.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) UX Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Check Point Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Drools
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SSADM
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) GIAC
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nexpose
1 1 (16.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Planview
1 1 (16.67%) Rapid7
1 1 (16.67%) Websense