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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 54 58 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -26
Contract jobs citing Degree 44 24 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.98% 2.15% 4.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.36% 14.04% 29.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 31
Average daily rate £400 £353 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.72 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.98% +15.34%
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
269 171 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.22% 15.31% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 133 87
Average daily rate £410 £353 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.31% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 21 (29.17%) Finance
1 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Project Management
3 15 (20.83%) SQL
3 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
5 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.28%) SDLC
7 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 10 (13.89%) Data Management
7 10 (13.89%) Data Quality
8 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
8 9 (12.50%) .NET
8 9 (12.50%) Migration
9 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 8 (11.11%) Windows
9 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
10 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (9.72%) TOGAF
10 7 (9.72%) TDD
10 7 (9.72%) Oracle
10 7 (9.72%) SOA
10 7 (9.72%) ISEB
10 7 (9.72%) Linux
10 7 (9.72%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (4.17%) SAS
1 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) LDAP
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.39%) Informix
7 1 (1.39%) MS Access
7 1 (1.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.78%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.39%) ERwin
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.56%) Games
4 3 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (16.67%) Developer
2 8 (11.11%) Analyst
2 8 (11.11%) Architect
2 8 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
4 5 (6.94%) IT Manager
4 5 (6.94%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Data Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) User Researcher
6 3 (4.17%) Business Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (4.17%) IT Development Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Business Objects Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Software Development Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (5.56%) COM
3 4 (5.56%) WCF
3 4 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) Ajax
4 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.78%) jQuery
4 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
5 1 (1.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.56%) NHS
4 4 (5.56%) Psychology
4 4 (5.56%) User Experience
5 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 3 (4.17%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.17%) Statistics
6 2 (2.78%) Economics
6 2 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.39%) Blog
7 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.39%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.39%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.39%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Android
3 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.00%) Project Management
3 12 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 11 (15.28%) SDLC
5 10 (13.89%) Data Management
6 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 9 (12.50%) Migration
7 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) ITIL
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
8 7 (9.72%) SOA
8 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
8 7 (9.72%) TDD
8 7 (9.72%) TOGAF
9 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.33%) Load Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.17%) Perl
5 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) VB
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) ISEB
2 5 (6.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.94%) MBA
3 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.17%) Postgraduate
4 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) HND
5 1 (1.39%) ISACA
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) RHCE
5 1 (1.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) Firmware
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Cacti
1 1 (1.39%) Grafana
1 1 (1.39%) Graphite
1 1 (1.39%) Nagios
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Opsview
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (1.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Trillium
3 3 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (2.78%) Capita
4 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco
5 1 (1.39%) DataFlux
5 1 (1.39%) F5
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) NetApp
5 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car/benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago