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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Degree 29 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.81% 4.20% 4.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.71% 11.76% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.08 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +68.75%
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
140 187 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.86% 35.69% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 104 17
Average daily rate £363 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £243 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £675 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 13
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% +18.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 29 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Preston +10 11 £388 +29.16% 7
Blackpool +2 3 - -
Carnforth - 3 - -
Lytham St Annes +7 1 £299 -18.06%
Lancaster - 1 - - 1
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) SDLC
5 8 (20.51%) ITIL
5 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
6 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.38%) ISEB
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
8 5 (12.82%) MS Office
8 5 (12.82%) VBA
8 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
8 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.82%) Data Management
8 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
8 5 (12.82%) Document Management
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.26%) Migration
9 4 (10.26%) Finance
9 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
9 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
9 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (10.26%) ERP
9 4 (10.26%) DRM
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) ResourceLink
2 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) FTP
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) StarTeam
2 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Avionics
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Military
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Change Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Integration Tester
6 2 (5.13%) VBA Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) NHS Information Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
3 2 (5.13%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) UNIX
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) SDLC
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Data Management
5 5 (12.82%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.82%) Document Management
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.26%) ERP
6 4 (10.26%) DRM
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Business Transformation
6 4 (10.26%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 3 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) VBA
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) Ada
4 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) ISEB
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MBA
5 2 (5.13%) HND
6 1 (2.56%) APMP
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Dell
4 2 (5.13%) Software AG
4 2 (5.13%) webMethods
5 1 (2.56%) Talend
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
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