The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leicester region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 22 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 5.73% 5.56% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.62% 28.57% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate
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£225 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.25 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
Qualifications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.56% 19.44% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Degree
Leicestershire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) ISO 9001
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) MS Office
3 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) TickIT
4 6 (35.29%) ISEB
4 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) UNIX
4 6 (35.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
4 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (23.53%) QA
5 4 (23.53%) Siemens
6 3 (17.65%) HNC
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) CAD
6 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD
6 3 (17.65%) Allen-Bradley
6 3 (17.65%) SCADA
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Site Server
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (17.65%) AutoCAD
4 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
4 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WLAN
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (5.88%) PABX
1 1 (5.88%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) UAT Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) UAT Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Electrical Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) PLC Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Web Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) SCADA
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) CAD
4 2 (11.76%) Six Sigma
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) DFSS
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (17.65%) HNC
3 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO 9001
2 6 (35.29%) TickIT
3 4 (23.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Siemens
4 3 (17.65%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (5.88%) Adobe
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
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