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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 27 17 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.04% 5.63% 5.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.56% 21.43% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 10
Median daily rate £488 £875 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.28% +174.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £138 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £1,000 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £386 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.25 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +8.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +30.00%
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
97 112 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.55% 26.29% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 45
Median daily rate £423 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £900 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 10
Median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £29.49 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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
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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +2 5 £315 +162.50% 1
Fleetwood - 5 £650 -
Blackpool -15 4 £438 -56.25%
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) TOGAF
2 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
2 8 (21.62%) SDLC
3 7 (18.92%) Service Management
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) CCIE
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (16.22%) WAN
4 6 (16.22%) LAN
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
5 5 (13.51%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) SOAP
6 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.81%) Windows
6 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (10.81%) CCNP
6 4 (10.81%) CCNA
6 4 (10.81%) ISEB
6 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.81%) Finance
6 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
3 2 (5.41%) FrameMaker
4 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) LAN
1 6 (16.22%) WAN
1 6 (16.22%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.11%) FTP
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) Broadband
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) WebEx
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) CaliberRM
1 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Military
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Writer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Author
5 3 (8.11%) Java Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) OAT Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) OAT Test Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Author
5 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Content Strategist
6 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Manager
6 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) SOAP
2 3 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) SGML
3 2 (5.41%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.70%) LINQ
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) WinForms
4 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) User Experience
3 3 (8.11%) NHS
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) RIA
4 2 (5.41%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
2 8 (21.62%) SDLC
2 8 (21.62%) TOGAF
3 7 (18.92%) Service Management
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Content Management
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) CCIE
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) CCNA
2 4 (10.81%) CCNP
2 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) HND
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) CA
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
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