The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 41 85 47
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -38
Contract jobs citing Degree 63 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.62% 1.59% 2.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.59% 9.22% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 17
Median daily rate £327 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £470 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
Degree
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
177 282 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.97% 17.25% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 169 102
Median daily rate £368 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £495 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.77 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +7.69%
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Degree.

1 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.12%) User Experience
3 31 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (22.03%) Psychology
5 25 (21.19%) Finance
6 24 (20.34%) Human Factors
6 24 (20.34%) Usability Testing
6 24 (20.34%) Market Research
7 23 (19.49%) Service Design
8 22 (18.64%) Guerrilla Research
8 22 (18.64%) Ethnography
8 22 (18.64%) Customer Insight
9 21 (17.80%) Linux
10 19 (16.10%) Computer Science
11 17 (14.41%) SQL
12 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (12.71%) SAN
14 14 (11.86%) VMware
15 13 (11.02%) VMware Server
15 13 (11.02%) Ubuntu
15 13 (11.02%) NHS
15 13 (11.02%) CentOS
16 11 (9.32%) Security Cleared
16 11 (9.32%) GIS
16 11 (9.32%) ArcGIS
16 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
16 11 (9.32%) ITIL
16 11 (9.32%) Business Analysis
17 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
17 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (9.32%) ArcGIS
2 5 (4.24%) SAS
3 4 (3.39%) CMS
3 4 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.69%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.69%) WordPress
5 1 (0.85%) Apache
5 1 (0.85%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (5.08%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.54%) PaaS
2 3 (2.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) SAN
2 6 (5.08%) DNS
3 5 (4.24%) DHCP
4 3 (2.54%) LDAP
5 2 (1.69%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (1.69%) INAP
5 2 (1.69%) ISUP
5 2 (1.69%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.85%) Internet
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) Network Security
6 1 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.32%) GIS
3 9 (7.63%) IBM InfoSphere
3 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.78%) Star Schema
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.39%) MySQL
6 4 (3.39%) OLAP
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.54%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.69%) Big Data
8 2 (1.69%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.69%) HBase
8 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.85%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Axure RP
2 2 (1.69%) Grunt
2 2 (1.69%) gulp
2 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.69%) Selenium
3 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.85%) Hudson
3 1 (0.85%) JIRA
3 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.85%) Subversion
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 25 (21.19%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Back Office
2 3 (2.54%) Games
3 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Automotive
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) User Researcher
2 22 (18.64%) User Experience Researcher
3 19 (16.10%) Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Developer
5 11 (9.32%) GIS Technician
6 9 (7.63%) Data Modeller
6 9 (7.63%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.08%) Designer
8 6 (5.08%) Senior Data Modeller
8 6 (5.08%) UX Designer
9 4 (3.39%) Consultant
9 4 (3.39%) Hardware Specialist
9 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Storage Specialist
9 4 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) Web Services
2 6 (5.08%) Ajax
2 6 (5.08%) CSS
3 5 (4.24%) .NET
3 5 (4.24%) jQuery
4 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.39%) LAMP
5 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.54%) CSS3
5 3 (2.54%) ebXML
5 3 (2.54%) HTML
5 3 (2.54%) HTML5
5 3 (2.54%) MDX
5 3 (2.54%) REST
5 3 (2.54%) SOAP
5 3 (2.54%) Web Services Management
6 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.69%) RESTful
6 2 (1.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.12%) User Experience
2 31 (26.27%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (22.03%) Psychology
4 19 (16.10%) Computer Science
5 13 (11.02%) NHS
6 8 (6.78%) Data Structures
7 6 (5.08%) Mathematics
7 6 (5.08%) Taxonomies
8 4 (3.39%) Statistics
9 3 (2.54%) Data Extraction
9 3 (2.54%) PKI
9 3 (2.54%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.69%) Neural Network
10 2 (1.69%) Physics
11 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.80%) Linux
2 13 (11.02%) CentOS
2 13 (11.02%) Ubuntu
3 5 (4.24%) Windows
4 3 (2.54%) Unix
5 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.34%) Human Factors
2 24 (20.34%) Market Research
2 24 (20.34%) Usability Testing
3 23 (19.49%) Service Design
4 22 (18.64%) Customer Insight
4 22 (18.64%) Ethnography
4 22 (18.64%) Guerrilla Research
5 11 (9.32%) Business Analysis
5 11 (9.32%) ITIL
6 10 (8.47%) Analytics
6 10 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.47%) Data Modelling
7 9 (7.63%) Coaching
7 9 (7.63%) Information Management
7 9 (7.63%) Quality Management
8 8 (6.78%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.78%) Data Governance
8 8 (6.78%) Data Management
8 8 (6.78%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.41%) SQL
2 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.63%) Java
4 8 (6.78%) C++
5 7 (5.93%) Python
6 6 (5.08%) PHP
7 4 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.39%) C#
7 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.54%) MATLAB
8 3 (2.54%) R
8 3 (2.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.69%) C
9 2 (1.69%) Scala
10 1 (0.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.85%) Perl
10 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.85%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.39%) CCNP
3 4 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.39%) ISEB
4 3 (2.54%) CISSP
4 3 (2.54%) MCSE
4 3 (2.54%) RHCE
5 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.69%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.69%) MCITP
5 2 (1.69%) MCTS
5 2 (1.69%) PhD
6 1 (0.85%) CCDE
6 1 (0.85%) CISM
6 1 (0.85%) GIAC
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.85%) MBA
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.54%) HL7
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.85%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.02%) VMware Server
2 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.85%) Docker
3 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Nagios
2 8 (6.78%) Grafana
3 2 (1.69%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Cacti
4 1 (0.85%) Graphite
4 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) Opsview
4 1 (0.85%) Salt
4 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) VMware
2 9 (7.63%) IBM
2 9 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.78%) Splunk
4 6 (5.08%) Adobe
4 6 (5.08%) Google
5 4 (3.39%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.54%) HP
7 2 (1.69%) Huawei
7 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.85%) Apple
8 1 (0.85%) Dell
8 1 (0.85%) EMC
8 1 (0.85%) F5
8 1 (0.85%) Kony
8 1 (0.85%) NetApp
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.85%) Symantec
8 1 (0.85%) Veritas