The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South East / Kent
Rank 32 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.23% 3.13% 2.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.95% 15.56% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £500 £215 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.55% -14.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 14.62% 20.09% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 22
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 8 - -
Chatham - 2 £500 -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Degree.

1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
3 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 9 (33.33%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (29.63%) Android SDK
4 8 (29.63%) Android Development
4 8 (29.63%) Memory Management
4 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
4 8 (29.63%) REST
4 8 (29.63%) OpenGL
4 8 (29.63%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
4 8 (29.63%) JSON
4 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
4 8 (29.63%) Android
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Avaya
7 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (3.70%) FileNet
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
1 1 (3.70%) Essbase
1 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Smart View
1 1 (3.70%) Power BI
1 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Android Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Android Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Telephony Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Telephony Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
1 9 (33.33%) XML
2 8 (29.63%) Android SDK
2 8 (29.63%) JSON
2 8 (29.63%) OpenGL
2 8 (29.63%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) WSDL
3 1 (3.70%) XML Messaging
3 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 9 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (37.04%) TOGAF
2 8 (29.63%) Android Development
2 8 (29.63%) Memory Management
2 8 (29.63%) Mobile Development
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (7.41%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
7 1 (3.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (3.70%) KYC
7 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos
2 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.70%) Informatica
2 1 (3.70%) Netezza
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Teradata