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 28 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 8 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.21% 3.08% -
As % of the Qualifications category 63.16% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.07% +46.66%
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
19 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.76% 18.46% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 7
Average daily rate £375 £425 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £265 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £461 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.77 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
3 11 (57.89%) Python
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Perl
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
6 7 (36.84%) SDLC
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) JBoss
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) Groovy
8 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (21.05%) Hudson
9 3 (15.79%) CFEngine
9 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudTrail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 4 (21.05%) Hudson
4 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
4 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 3 (15.79%) TestComplete
4 3 (15.79%) TeamCity
4 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) GIS Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) XML
1 3 (15.79%) WSDL
1 3 (15.79%) Java EE
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) jQuery
1 3 (15.79%) HTML5
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
3 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
4 7 (36.84%) SDLC
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) Code Coverage
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) CAD
8 1 (5.26%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) Perl
3 7 (36.84%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) Groovy
5 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) C
5 3 (15.79%) C++
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) CFEngine
1 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
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