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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 16 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 26 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 8.97% 4.41% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.81% 26.53% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 6
Median daily rate £435 £381 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £294 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £438 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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 Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.10% 16.61% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 33
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £268 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.83 £11.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.13% -34.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 14 - - 1
West Malling - 5 £378 -
Maidstone - 1 £350 - 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Kent region with a requirement for Degree.

1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 16 (36.36%) JSON
3 16 (36.36%) Memory Management
3 16 (36.36%) REST
3 16 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 16 (36.36%) OpenGL
3 16 (36.36%) Project Management
3 16 (36.36%) Web Services
3 16 (36.36%) XML
3 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
4 15 (34.09%) Finance
5 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
6 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.00%) iPad
8 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
8 10 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
8 10 (22.73%) iOS Development
8 10 (22.73%) iPhone
8 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (22.73%) SQL
8 10 (22.73%) Cocoa
8 10 (22.73%) Xcode
8 10 (22.73%) Objective-C
9 8 (18.18%) C#
9 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
10 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
10 7 (15.91%) Coaching
10 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills

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 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.64%) MS Project
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Xcode
2 6 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Project Manager
3 10 (22.73%) iOS Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Android Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Build Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Build and Release Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Asset Management Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration and Release Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Release and Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) JSON
1 16 (36.36%) OpenGL
1 16 (36.36%) REST
1 16 (36.36%) Web Services
1 16 (36.36%) XML
2 10 (22.73%) Cocoa
2 10 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
3 6 (13.64%) Android SDK
4 5 (11.36%) .NET
5 3 (6.82%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) CSS
6 2 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.27%) Handlebars
7 1 (2.27%) jQuery
7 1 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.27%) Marionette.js
7 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 16 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 11 (25.00%) iPad
4 10 (22.73%) iPhone
5 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.27%) Economics
7 1 (2.27%) Informatics
7 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.27%) NHS
7 1 (2.27%) Physics
7 1 (2.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 6 (13.64%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) Memory Management
2 16 (36.36%) Mobile Development
2 16 (36.36%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) iOS Development
4 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.91%) Coaching
5 7 (15.91%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.64%) Android Development
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) ETL
7 4 (9.09%) MVC
7 4 (9.09%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.82%) Analytics
8 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps
8 3 (6.82%) ETL Development
8 3 (6.82%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Objective-C
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
1 5 (11.36%) PMP
2 1 (2.27%) MCTS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) FATCA
1 3 (6.82%) MiFID
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.27%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) BMC
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) NetApp
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) VMware