The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 9 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.33% - 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
Degree
Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.00% 6.49% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Average daily rate £375 £388 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +31.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £338 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
2 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Banking
5 6 (42.86%) Subversion
5 6 (42.86%) Java EE
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
5 6 (42.86%) JSON
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
5 6 (42.86%) OOP
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) AIX
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (42.86%) WSDL
5 6 (42.86%) C
5 6 (42.86%) C++
5 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 6 (42.86%) Mac OS
5 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
1 3 (21.43%) CICS
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) GIS Technician
4 1 (7.14%) ATM Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Java EE
1 6 (42.86%) JSON
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) WSDL
1 6 (42.86%) jQuery
1 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) JDBC
2 2 (14.29%) JSP
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) JNDI
3 1 (7.14%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Vista
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) AIX
2 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 6 (42.86%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Software Engineering
1 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
2 9 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) OOP
3 6 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) CAD
6 1 (7.14%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Objective-C
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 6 (42.86%) C
1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
2 3 (21.43%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) REXX
3 1 (7.14%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Mapinfo