The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 39 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.24% 3.02% 5.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.26% 10.92% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Average daily rate £950 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+216.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.00 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
Degree
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
124 119 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.85% 27.67% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 68 25
Average daily rate £410 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £510 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.54 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.92% +97.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £43.60 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool -8 5 £1,000 +233.33%
Preston +1 2 - - 3
Chorley - 1 £425 - 5
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (32.43%) Computer Science
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (24.32%) C
2 9 (24.32%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Unix
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) .NET
3 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
3 8 (21.62%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) C++
3 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
3 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
3 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
4 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
4 7 (18.92%) Data Management
4 7 (18.92%) Subversion
4 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
5 6 (16.22%) UML
5 6 (16.22%) HND
5 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (16.22%) VB
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
5 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (13.51%) Apache
1 5 (13.51%) IIS
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.41%) JBoss
2 2 (5.41%) Sonic ESB
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) HTTP
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
1 5 (13.51%) SMTP
2 4 (10.81%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
2 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.51%) SQLite
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
4 2 (5.41%) GIS
4 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Subversion
3 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 5 (13.51%) NUnit
3 5 (13.51%) PHPUnit
3 5 (13.51%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.41%) Eclipse RCP
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.70%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (10.81%) Avionics
2 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Military
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (13.51%) Developer
1 5 (13.51%) Digital Developer
1 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Ada Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Ada Software Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Information Assurance Engineer
2 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.41%) .NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Architect
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Head of Analytics
3 2 (5.41%) Head of Technical Operations
3 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
3 2 (5.41%) Programmer
3 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.41%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.51%) CAML
3 5 (13.51%) CSS
3 5 (13.51%) Django
3 5 (13.51%) HTML
3 5 (13.51%) jQuery
3 5 (13.51%) LAMP
3 5 (13.51%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) GTK+
4 2 (5.41%) Middleware
4 2 (5.41%) OpenGL
4 2 (5.41%) Qt
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.81%) CESG
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.11%) Economics
4 3 (8.11%) NHS
4 3 (8.11%) Physics
5 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
5 2 (5.41%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) Blog
6 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Unix
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Data Management
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) TDD
4 6 (16.22%) UML
5 5 (13.51%) Analytics
5 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.51%) Web Design
6 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (10.81%) Information Assurance
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security
6 4 (10.81%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (10.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) Validation
7 3 (8.11%) Operations Research
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C
1 9 (24.32%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) C#
2 8 (21.62%) C++
2 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
3 6 (16.22%) VB
4 5 (13.51%) FQL
4 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.51%) Python
4 5 (13.51%) Ruby
4 5 (13.51%) VBA
4 5 (13.51%) VBScript
5 3 (8.11%) Ada
6 2 (5.41%) AWK
6 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.41%) Korn
6 2 (5.41%) sed
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) HND
3 4 (10.81%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) RMADS
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.51%) BitLocker
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Cognizant
3 2 (5.41%) Curam
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
3 2 (5.41%) Pega
3 2 (5.41%) Tumbleweed
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
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