The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 18 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 3.39% 1.95% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% 20.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +36.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Qualifications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.08% 9.74% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 12
Median daily rate £300 £328 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +87.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +95.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Leicester region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Leicester region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Logistics
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) UML
4 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) ITSM
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) CMS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) V-Model
6 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) TickIT
7 2 (14.29%) Migration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (7.14%) jMock
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Lead Software Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Communications Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) MI Manager
4 1 (7.14%) MIS Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) Java EE
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) LINQ
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (14.29%) Social Media
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) VLE
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) ITSM
4 5 (35.71%) Logistics
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) UML
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) V-Model
7 2 (14.29%) Content Management
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Information Security
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) System Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) MCSD
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 3 (21.43%) TickIT
3 1 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Blackboard
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards