The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 16 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.60% 4.32% 3.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.90% 40.63% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £80 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+306.25% -75.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £80 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £80 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -22.95%
Degree
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.60% 10.63% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 17
Average daily rate £310 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Average hourly rate £10.00 £34.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.58% +63.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +7 9 £175 +118.75% 4
Hinckley - 1 - - 2
Coalville - - - -
Loughborough - - - - 2
Melton Mowbray - - - - 1
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) MS Office
4 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
6 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
7 4 (15.38%) SVG
7 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) Web Design
7 4 (15.38%) Ajax
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 4 (15.38%) Psychology
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (11.54%) Coaching
8 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (11.54%) Validation
8 3 (11.54%) XACML
8 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (3.85%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (11.54%) MS Project
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) Modbus
2 1 (3.85%) PABX
2 1 (3.85%) CTI
2 1 (3.85%) MPLS
2 1 (3.85%) DPNSS
2 1 (3.85%) SCCP
2 1 (3.85%) SNMP
2 1 (3.85%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
1 3 (11.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (11.54%) UAT Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) UAT Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
3 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Domino Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Database Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) SVG
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
2 4 (15.38%) Ajax
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) XACML
3 3 (11.54%) SAML
4 1 (3.85%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 4 (15.38%) Psychology
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (15.38%) Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 3 (11.54%) Coaching
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Change Control
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) LotusScript
5 1 (3.85%) Formula Language
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (3.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCIE
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) TickIT
1 3 (11.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Siemens
4 1 (3.85%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
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