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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 67 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Contract jobs citing Degree 34 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.55% 1.89% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.21% 17.19% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +60.00%
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
177 128 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.29% 10.98% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 81 55
Average daily rate £350 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) Finance
3 15 (25.42%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (16.95%) Oracle
5 10 (16.95%) ITIL
5 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
5 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
6 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (15.25%) User Experience
7 8 (13.56%) .NET
7 8 (13.56%) HTML
7 8 (13.56%) Java
7 8 (13.56%) CSS
7 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.86%) Problem Management
8 7 (11.86%) Line Management
9 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.17%) Procure-to-pay
9 6 (10.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (10.17%) QA
9 6 (10.17%) Ruby
9 6 (10.17%) Statistics
9 6 (10.17%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
10 5 (8.47%) C#

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 5 (8.47%) SAS
2 4 (6.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) JBoss
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.69%) nginx
4 1 (1.69%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) Stata
4 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.69%) Mathematica
5 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.69%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.39%) Route 53
1 2 (3.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) 4G
1 2 (3.39%) HSPA
1 2 (3.39%) 2G
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
1 2 (3.39%) 3G
1 2 (3.39%) GPRS
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) LDAP
2 1 (1.69%) RNC
2 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.69%) LTE
2 1 (1.69%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (6.78%) MS Access
4 3 (5.08%) QlikView
4 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) Redis
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) DB2
5 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
1 4 (6.78%) IntelliJ
1 4 (6.78%) Capybara
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.69%) JUnit
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.78%) Banking
4 3 (5.08%) Law
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Developer
2 7 (11.86%) Analyst
3 5 (8.47%) Head of Technology
3 5 (8.47%) Head of Service Delivery
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Architecture Manager
4 4 (6.78%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (6.78%) VB Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Data Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.08%) SAS Project Manager
6 2 (3.39%) Information Specialist
6 2 (3.39%) Designer
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Information Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
1 8 (13.56%) CSS
2 5 (8.47%) CSS3
3 4 (6.78%) HTML5
3 4 (6.78%) Sinatra
3 4 (6.78%) WinForms
3 4 (6.78%) Web Services
3 4 (6.78%) Sass
4 3 (5.08%) XML
4 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.08%) jQuery
5 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.69%) STL
6 1 (1.69%) LAMP
6 1 (1.69%) Spring
6 1 (1.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.25%) User Experience
3 6 (10.17%) Statistics
4 5 (8.47%) NHS
4 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.78%) Open Source
6 3 (5.08%) Psychology
6 3 (5.08%) Human Factors
6 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
7 2 (3.39%) Economics
7 2 (3.39%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.69%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (1.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) UNIX
3 1 (1.69%) SUSE
3 1 (1.69%) Debian
3 1 (1.69%) Fedora
3 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) CentOS
3 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.95%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
3 9 (15.25%) Project Management
3 9 (15.25%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (11.86%) Problem Management
5 7 (11.86%) Line Management
6 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.17%) Procure-to-pay
7 5 (8.47%) MVC
7 5 (8.47%) Web Design
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.78%) Data Architecture
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 4 (6.78%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) Java
3 6 (10.17%) Ruby
3 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.47%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) VB
5 4 (6.78%) VB6
5 4 (6.78%) VBA
6 3 (5.08%) Python
6 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.39%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) C
8 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.69%) XAML
8 1 (1.69%) PHP5
8 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) MCSA
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Graylog
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.69%) Salt
3 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 4 (6.78%) Akamai
3 4 (6.78%) New Relic
4 3 (5.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.39%) Mapinfo
5 2 (3.39%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) McAfee
6 1 (1.69%) Sophos
6 1 (1.69%) Amdocs
6 1 (1.69%) Google
6 1 (1.69%) Actix
6 1 (1.69%) Percona
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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The Creative Emporium
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago