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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 63 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 42 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.90% 4.40% 6.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.25% 30.88% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 20
Average daily rate
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£308 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £406 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £18.75 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -35.89%
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
166 136 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.37% 14.26% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 77 79
Average daily rate £325 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £410 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -20.00%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) Project Management
5 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
5 11 (23.91%) MS Office
5 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
6 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (21.74%) ISEB
6 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.39%) .NET
7 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
8 7 (15.22%) Oracle
8 7 (15.22%) ITIL
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) Web Services
9 6 (13.04%) Windows
9 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.04%) QlikView
10 5 (10.87%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
10 5 (10.87%) Linux
10 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
10 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (8.70%) Scrum
11 4 (8.70%) VBA
11 4 (8.70%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (6.52%) nginx
1 3 (6.52%) Node.js
1 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Office
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.87%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.35%) Stata
4 2 (4.35%) SPSS
5 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon S3
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (2.17%) HSPA
4 1 (2.17%) LTE
4 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.17%) GPRS
4 1 (2.17%) SAN
4 1 (2.17%) 3G
4 1 (2.17%) DVB
4 1 (2.17%) RNC
4 1 (2.17%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.04%) QlikView
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.52%) Redis
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.52%) FileMaker
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) MS Access
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) SimpleDB
5 2 (4.35%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
1 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Report Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Architecture Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Research Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Business Change Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 6 (13.04%) Web Services
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.35%) POSIX
4 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.17%) LINQ
5 1 (2.17%) WPF
5 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) NHS
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Statistics
4 2 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.35%) Online Games
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) IPTV
5 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) MPEG
5 1 (2.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) UNIX
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Project Management
2 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
5 7 (15.22%) ITIL
5 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (6.52%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.52%) Security Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Kanban
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) VBA
2 4 (8.70%) C++
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby
3 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.52%) C#
3 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 3 (6.52%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) C
4 2 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) Tcl
5 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.17%) CISSP
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) MCSE
4 1 (2.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.17%) CEH
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.17%) CISM
4 1 (2.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.52%) HAProxy
2 2 (4.35%) Salt
3 1 (2.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) Actix
4 1 (2.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.17%) Percona
4 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) NetApp
4 1 (2.17%) Dell
4 1 (2.17%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
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