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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 22 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.70% 10.00% 4.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.81% 42.50% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £510 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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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
27 40 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 18.24% 23.53% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 4
Average daily rate £450 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 August 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) User Stories
2 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) GIAC
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mart

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ISDN
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) OSPF
1 1 (10.00%) BGP
1 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (10.00%) IGRP
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) IOS XR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) UML Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) UML
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Use Case
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) User Stories
1 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee
2 1 (10.00%) Websense
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) Rapid7
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco