The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 60 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.71% 2.65% 3.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.65% 14.04% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 14
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +26.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £363 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £25.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.01% -43.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -27.14%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
115 171 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.95% 18.85% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 89 106
Average daily rate £336 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.34% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Degree
West Yorkshire

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (24.39%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) ISEB
3 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 9 (21.95%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
4 8 (19.51%) C++
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) Change Management
5 7 (17.07%) QA
5 7 (17.07%) NHS
6 6 (14.63%) HTML
6 6 (14.63%) Java
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.63%) MySQL
6 6 (14.63%) Service Management
6 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
6 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.20%) jQuery
7 5 (12.20%) Finance
7 5 (12.20%) MVC
7 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
7 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
7 5 (12.20%) SQL
7 5 (12.20%) XML
7 5 (12.20%) CSS
7 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
8 4 (9.76%) MPEG
8 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (7.32%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
3 2 (4.88%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.88%) SPSS
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Ethernet
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.76%) DVB
1 4 (9.76%) VLAN
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.88%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Officer
5 2 (4.88%) Research Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) HTML
2 5 (12.20%) CSS
2 5 (12.20%) XML
2 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 3 (7.32%) Symfony
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (4.88%) .NET
4 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.88%) Java EE
5 1 (2.44%) HTML5
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.44%) Spring
5 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.07%) NHS
3 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) IPTV
4 4 (9.76%) Statistics
4 4 (9.76%) MPEG
4 4 (9.76%) Physics
4 4 (9.76%) Video on Demand
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) Online Games
5 2 (4.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.88%) VLE
5 2 (4.88%) STB
5 2 (4.88%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.44%) DTV
6 1 (2.44%) Social Media
6 1 (2.44%) Blog
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Android
1 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Project Management
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) OO
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
4 6 (14.63%) Service Management
4 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
5 5 (12.20%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) OOP
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Test Management
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) C++
2 6 (14.63%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) Tcl
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
4 4 (9.76%) PHP5
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) PHP
4 4 (9.76%) C
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Delphi
5 1 (2.44%) PHP4
5 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ISEB
2 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Apple
3 3 (7.32%) Google
3 3 (7.32%) Facebook
3 3 (7.32%) Twitter
4 2 (4.88%) Perforce
4 2 (4.88%) FatWire
4 2 (4.88%) Capita
5 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.44%) Zend
5 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
University of Leeds
Rate: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum (doe)
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago