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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 75 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.66% 1.79% 2.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.22% 15.57% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £458 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.53 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +27.71%
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
221 122 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.60% 11.50% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 75 76
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.51 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £15.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £16.50 £37.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) Finance
3 14 (22.22%) Project Management
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (17.46%) HTML
5 11 (17.46%) CSS
5 11 (17.46%) User Experience
5 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.70%) Java
7 8 (12.70%) SQL
8 7 (11.11%) OO
8 7 (11.11%) VMware
8 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (9.52%) UML
9 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 6 (9.52%) SAS
9 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.94%) SDLC
10 5 (7.94%) Rational Rose
10 5 (7.94%) IBM
10 5 (7.94%) Linux
10 5 (7.94%) VB
10 5 (7.94%) .NET
10 5 (7.94%) C#
10 5 (7.94%) MVC
10 5 (7.94%) Law
10 5 (7.94%) Android

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (9.52%) SAS
2 4 (6.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) Route 53
1 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) MPLS
1 2 (3.17%) OSPF
1 2 (3.17%) BGP
1 2 (3.17%) EIGRP
1 2 (3.17%) VRRP
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
1 2 (3.17%) VPN
1 2 (3.17%) SAN
1 2 (3.17%) NAS
1 2 (3.17%) 4G
1 2 (3.17%) HSRP
2 1 (1.59%) LDAP
2 1 (1.59%) GPRS
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) 3G
2 1 (1.59%) 2G
2 1 (1.59%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MS Access
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.17%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) QlikView
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Redis
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Rational Rose
2 4 (6.35%) IntelliJ
2 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.35%) Capybara
3 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Law
2 5 (7.94%) Marketing
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) VB Developer
5 4 (6.35%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (4.76%) SAS Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Designer
6 3 (4.76%) Change Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.17%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) SAS Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) HTML
1 11 (17.46%) CSS
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) CSS3
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
3 4 (6.35%) HTML5
3 4 (6.35%) Sinatra
3 4 (6.35%) WinForms
3 4 (6.35%) Sass
4 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (3.17%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) LAMP
5 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) Spring
5 1 (1.59%) JSON
5 1 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) User Experience
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.76%) NHS
3 3 (4.76%) Psychology
3 3 (4.76%) Human Factors
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.17%) Statistics
4 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.17%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.59%) Economics
5 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
1 5 (7.94%) Android
2 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) SUSE
4 1 (1.59%) Debian
4 1 (1.59%) Fedora
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Project Management
3 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (15.87%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.11%) OO
6 6 (9.52%) UML
6 6 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.94%) SDLC
7 5 (7.94%) MVC
7 5 (7.94%) TDD
8 4 (6.35%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.35%) Web Design
8 4 (6.35%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.35%) Analytics
8 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.35%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (6.35%) Open Source
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.76%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) Java
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) C#
2 5 (7.94%) VB
2 5 (7.94%) Ruby
3 4 (6.35%) VB6
3 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.17%) VBA
5 2 (3.17%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) PHP5
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) Perl
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.76%) PhD
2 3 (4.76%) CISSP
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) CCIE
3 2 (3.17%) CCSP
3 2 (3.17%) CCNP
3 2 (3.17%) MBA
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Basel II
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
3 2 (3.17%) NFS
4 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Graylog
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) VMware
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.94%) IBM
4 4 (6.35%) New Relic
4 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) Akamai
5 3 (4.76%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.17%) F5
7 1 (1.59%) Tableau
7 1 (1.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (1.59%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.59%) Endeca
7 1 (1.59%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee
7 1 (1.59%) Sophos
7 1 (1.59%) Mapinfo
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