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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 21 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 16 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.95% 2.45% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.07% 17.07% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
Median daily rate £538 £294 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.97% -11.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £261 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £326 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £38.43 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-25.18% +18.24%
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
57 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 21.19% 14.34% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 36
Median daily rate £365 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £288 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.83 - £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +11 9 £670 +133.04% 1
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
3 16 (41.03%) JSON
3 16 (41.03%) REST
3 16 (41.03%) Memory Management
3 16 (41.03%) Mobile App
3 16 (41.03%) Mobile Development
3 16 (41.03%) Web Services
3 16 (41.03%) XML
3 16 (41.03%) OpenGL
4 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.21%) iPad
7 10 (25.64%) Apple iOS
7 10 (25.64%) Cocoa Touch
7 10 (25.64%) iPhone
7 10 (25.64%) iOS Development
7 10 (25.64%) Core Data
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) SQL
7 10 (25.64%) Cocoa
7 10 (25.64%) Xcode
7 10 (25.64%) Objective-C
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (23.08%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) C#
10 7 (17.95%) Project Management
10 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (15.38%) Android
11 6 (15.38%) Android SDK

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:

Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Xcode
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) iOS Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Android Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Build Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (10.26%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Build and Release Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Release Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Telephony Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (5.13%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.13%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) JSON
1 16 (41.03%) OpenGL
1 16 (41.03%) REST
1 16 (41.03%) Web Services
1 16 (41.03%) XML
2 10 (25.64%) Cocoa
2 10 (25.64%) Cocoa Touch
2 10 (25.64%) Core Data
3 6 (15.38%) Android SDK
4 5 (12.82%) .NET
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 16 (41.03%) Mobile App
3 11 (28.21%) iPad
4 10 (25.64%) iPhone
5 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.56%) Informatics
7 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.56%) NHS
7 1 (2.56%) Physics
7 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Apple iOS
2 6 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Memory Management
2 16 (41.03%) Mobile Development
3 10 (25.64%) iOS Development
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Android Development
6 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) ETL Development
8 3 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (5.13%) Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.13%) DevOps
9 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) Objective-C
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) MCTS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) FATCA
1 3 (7.69%) MiFID
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.56%) UCITS
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Avaya