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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 66 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.03% 4.73% 4.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.84% 32.14% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 13
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -15.38%
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
159 140 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.67% 14.72% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 85 60
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £112.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -84.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (25.00%) Oracle
4 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
4 11 (22.92%) ITIL
4 11 (22.92%) Project Management
5 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (20.83%) MS Office
6 9 (18.75%) .NET
6 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.58%) ISEB
8 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
8 7 (14.58%) Web Services
9 6 (12.50%) Windows
9 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 6 (12.50%) QlikView
9 6 (12.50%) Line Management
9 6 (12.50%) User Experience
10 5 (10.42%) Procure-to-pay
10 5 (10.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (8.33%) Apache
1 4 (8.33%) nginx
1 4 (8.33%) Node.js
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.08%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.42%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (6.25%) Stata
5 1 (2.08%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.08%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.33%) DNS
1 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.08%) HSPA
4 1 (2.08%) LTE
4 1 (2.08%) RNC
4 1 (2.08%) 3G
4 1 (2.08%) 2G
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (12.50%) QlikView
3 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) Redis
4 4 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.25%) FileMaker
6 2 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.17%) MS Access
6 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.17%) SimpleDB
6 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
6 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Architecture Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
4 4 (8.33%) Head of Technology
5 3 (6.25%) Information Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Report Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Database Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.17%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) POSIX
5 1 (2.08%) REST
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) WPF
5 1 (2.08%) LINQ
5 1 (2.08%) JSON
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) User Experience
3 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
3 5 (10.42%) NHS
4 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.33%) Statistics
5 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) Economics
7 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
1 11 (22.92%) Project Management
2 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.50%) Line Management
5 5 (10.42%) Procure-to-pay
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) Kanban
6 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) C++
2 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.33%) PHP
2 4 (8.33%) VBA
2 4 (8.33%) Python
2 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) R
5 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.08%) XAML
5 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) ISEB
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.08%) CEH
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.08%) GIAC
4 1 (2.08%) CISM
4 1 (2.08%) CISSP
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.08%) PMP
4 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (4.17%) Salt
3 1 (2.08%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Percona
4 1 (2.08%) Actix
4 1 (2.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) NetApp
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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The Bridge Ltd
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