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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 50 50 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 26 32 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.57% 3.38% 4.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.57% 23.53% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 17
Average daily rate
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£345 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £363 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £10.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £24.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+39.68% -25.00%
Degree
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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
140 136 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.86% 14.38% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 70 111
Average daily rate £335 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £11.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +88.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.00 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.50 £13.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 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 2 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 16 (31.37%) Project Management
2 13 (25.49%) ISEB
3 12 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 11 (21.57%) ITIL
4 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
4 11 (21.57%) Finance
5 10 (19.61%) SQL
5 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
5 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Change Management
6 8 (15.69%) C++
6 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) QA
7 7 (13.73%) MS Office
7 7 (13.73%) OO
8 6 (11.76%) Java
8 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
8 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 6 (11.76%) NHS
8 6 (11.76%) Service Management
8 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 6 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
9 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) nginx
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.73%) MS Office
3 6 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.92%) SPSS
5 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Route 53
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.84%) Ethernet
2 4 (7.84%) DVB
2 4 (7.84%) VLAN
3 3 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (3.92%) DHCP
4 2 (3.92%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) Intranet
5 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) QlikView
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) SimpleDB
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Redis
4 1 (1.96%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.96%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Analyst
2 9 (17.65%) Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Report Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Information Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) XML
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) jQuery
3 3 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.92%) Java EE
4 2 (3.92%) Symfony
5 1 (1.96%) Spring
5 1 (1.96%) POSIX
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.96%) HTML5
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 6 (11.76%) NHS
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) IPTV
3 4 (7.84%) Statistics
3 4 (7.84%) MPEG
3 4 (7.84%) Physics
3 4 (7.84%) Video on Demand
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) Online Games
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.92%) STB
5 2 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Social Media
6 1 (1.96%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 3 (5.88%) Android
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Project Management
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (15.69%) Change Management
4 8 (15.69%) Business Analysis
5 7 (13.73%) OO
6 6 (11.76%) Service Management
6 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 5 (9.80%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C++
3 6 (11.76%) Java
3 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.84%) Perl
4 4 (7.84%) C
4 4 (7.84%) C#
4 4 (7.84%) Python
4 4 (7.84%) Tcl
4 4 (7.84%) Ruby
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) PHP5
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) ISEB
2 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) MCSA
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CISM
4 1 (1.96%) GIAC
4 1 (1.96%) CEH
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.96%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) COBIT
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Apple
3 2 (3.92%) Perforce
3 2 (3.92%) FatWire
3 2 (3.92%) Capita
3 2 (3.92%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Facebook
3 2 (3.92%) Twitter
4 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Zend
4 1 (1.96%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) NetApp
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