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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 47 42 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing Degree 26 32 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.61% 3.62% 6.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.45% 26.02% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 19
Average daily rate
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£345 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £370 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.76%
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
149 123 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.97% 13.91% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 63 102
Average daily rate £330 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £14.20 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £114.40 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (34.88%) Project Management
3 12 (27.91%) ISEB
4 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
4 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
5 10 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Finance
5 10 (23.26%) SQL
5 10 (23.26%) ITIL
6 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
7 7 (16.28%) QA
7 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
8 6 (13.95%) Service Management
8 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
8 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.95%) Linux
8 6 (13.95%) C++
9 5 (11.63%) MS Office
9 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
9 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
10 4 (9.30%) QlikView
10 4 (9.30%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (9.30%) IPTV

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (4.65%) CMS
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
3 4 (9.30%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.65%) SPSS
5 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Route 53
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.30%) VLAN
2 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
2 4 (9.30%) DVB
3 3 (6.98%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) DHCP
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) Intranet
5 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) QlikView
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Redis
4 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Research Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Report Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Graduate
7 1 (2.33%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) POSIX
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (25.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.95%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.30%) IPTV
4 4 (9.30%) Physics
4 4 (9.30%) Video on Demand
4 4 (9.30%) MPEG
5 3 (6.98%) NHS
5 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.65%) STB
6 2 (4.65%) Online Games
6 2 (4.65%) User Experience
7 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.33%) Social Media
7 1 (2.33%) Blog
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) UNIX
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (23.26%) ITIL
4 7 (16.28%) Change Management
4 7 (16.28%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) Service Management
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
6 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) OO
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.98%) Scrum
9 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.65%) Release Management
9 2 (4.65%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 6 (13.95%) C++
3 4 (9.30%) C
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) Java
3 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) Perl
3 4 (9.30%) Tcl
4 2 (4.65%) Ruby
4 2 (4.65%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Delphi
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISEB
2 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) CISSP
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) MCSA
5 1 (2.33%) GIAC
5 1 (2.33%) CISM
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.33%) CEH
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
1 1 (2.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Capita
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Dell
3 1 (2.33%) Apple
3 1 (2.33%) NetApp
3 1 (2.33%) Perforce
3 1 (2.33%) FatWire
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
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