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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 11 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 15 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 12.82% 16.36% -
As % of the Qualifications category 65.22% 75.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
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
23 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.66% 21.82% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £420 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
1 17 (80.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (71.43%) TDD
3 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (61.90%) SpecFlow
5 13 (61.90%) TestComplete
5 13 (61.90%) .NET
5 13 (61.90%) Code Coverage
6 9 (42.86%) Java
7 8 (38.10%) DevOps
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix
8 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (28.57%) CCEA
8 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Migration
9 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
10 4 (19.05%) Coaching
10 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (19.05%) MBA
10 4 (19.05%) Retail
10 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
10 4 (19.05%) CIPD
10 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Engine Yard
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) Heroku
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) SpecFlow
1 13 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (61.90%) TestComplete
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
3 3 (14.29%) Gradle
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Agile .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) DevOps Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Java Software Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Integration Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Mortgage Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) Java EE
3 2 (9.52%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) JSON
3 2 (9.52%) WSDL
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) MCollective
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (76.19%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) TDD
3 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 13 (61.90%) Code Coverage
5 8 (38.10%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Coaching
7 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
7 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
9 2 (9.52%) OO
9 2 (9.52%) OOP
9 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CCEA
1 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CIPD
2 4 (19.05%) MBA
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.76%) Cobbler
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware