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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 22 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.98% 4.17% 7.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.22% 12.17% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 9
Median daily rate £488 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.80% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £294 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £465 £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £61.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -31.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
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
89 189 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 29.57% 34.30% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 127 70
Median daily rate £450 £430 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £513 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 15
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £25.12 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.00 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Fleetwood - 5 £563 -
Blackpool +16 4 £451 +2.20% 2
Skelmersdale - 3 - - 2
Chorley - 2 £300 - 1
Lytham St Annes - 2 £423 -
Preston +1 1 - - 3
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) Computer Science
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
5 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (20.69%) Service Management
6 5 (17.24%) Middleware
6 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.79%) LAN
7 4 (13.79%) WAN
7 4 (13.79%) CCIE
7 4 (13.79%) HP
7 4 (13.79%) ISEB
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (10.34%) ITSM
8 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.34%) VMware
8 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.34%) NHS
8 3 (10.34%) FTP

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 (10.34%) WebSphere
1 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.34%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
1 4 (13.79%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (10.34%) FTP
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CaliberRM
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Writer
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Author
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) OAT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) OAT Test Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Author
4 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Content Strategist
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Manager
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF Architect
5 2 (6.90%) TOGAF Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (6.90%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) SGML
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) NHS
3 3 (10.34%) User Experience
4 2 (6.90%) Social Media
5 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) VME
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) TOGAF
4 6 (20.69%) Service Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (10.34%) Functional Testing
7 3 (10.34%) ITSM
7 3 (10.34%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) COBOL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCIE
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) CA
4 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
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