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 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 81 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.49% 2.45% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.92% 18.25% 22.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 17
Average daily rate
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£425 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.53 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +39.68%
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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
252 137 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.97% 13.41% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 88 70
Average daily rate £388 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £13.38 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 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 2 September 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 16 (30.77%) Project Management
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Finance
3 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (21.15%) User Experience
5 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 8 (15.38%) OO
7 7 (13.46%) UML
7 7 (13.46%) HTML
7 7 (13.46%) CSS
8 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Rational Rose
9 5 (9.62%) AutoCAD
9 5 (9.62%) .NET
9 5 (9.62%) C#
9 5 (9.62%) SQL
9 5 (9.62%) Marketing
9 5 (9.62%) Android
10 4 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
10 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
10 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
10 4 (7.69%) jQuery
10 4 (7.69%) Law
10 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
10 4 (7.69%) MVC
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
10 4 (7.69%) IBM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (3.85%) SAS
1 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) AutoCAD
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) SPSS
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) MPLS
1 2 (3.85%) OSPF
1 2 (3.85%) BGP
1 2 (3.85%) EIGRP
1 2 (3.85%) VRRP
1 2 (3.85%) Firewall
1 2 (3.85%) VPN
1 2 (3.85%) SAN
1 2 (3.85%) NAS
1 2 (3.85%) 4G
1 2 (3.85%) HSRP
2 1 (1.92%) 3G
2 1 (1.92%) GPRS
2 1 (1.92%) 2G
2 1 (1.92%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) MS Access
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Rational Rose
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.92%) Capybara
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (28.85%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Marketing
3 4 (7.69%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Designer
6 3 (5.77%) Change Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.92%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (1.92%) Procurement Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Procurement Specialist
8 1 (1.92%) IT Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) CSS
2 5 (9.62%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) XML
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.92%) WCF
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
5 1 (1.92%) Sinatra
5 1 (1.92%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) CSS3
5 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.92%) Sass
5 1 (1.92%) STL
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) User Experience
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.77%) Psychology
4 3 (5.77%) Human Factors
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.85%) iPad
5 2 (3.85%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Android
2 4 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Project Management
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 8 (15.38%) OO
4 7 (13.46%) UML
5 6 (11.54%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
6 4 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) Market Research
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
8 2 (3.85%) Change Management
8 2 (3.85%) Scrum
8 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.85%) SOA
8 2 (3.85%) TDD
8 2 (3.85%) Information Security
8 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C#
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Java
3 2 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.92%) C++
4 1 (1.92%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) VBA
4 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.85%) CCIE
2 2 (3.85%) CCSP
2 2 (3.85%) CCNP
2 2 (3.85%) CISSP
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.85%) MBA
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
2 2 (3.85%) NFS
2 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Graylog
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) IBM
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) VMware
2 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) F5
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.92%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.92%) Endeca
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Tableau
4 1 (1.92%) New Relic
4 1 (1.92%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.92%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.92%) Akamai
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