The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 30 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.16% 4.35% 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.94% 13.85% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Average daily rate £450 £663 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% +72.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
Degree
Merseyside

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

Qualifications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
63 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 27.16% 31.40% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 19
Average daily rate £425 £453 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £700 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
3 4 (57.14%) Hudson
3 4 (57.14%) MapReduce
3 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Pig
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) HDFS
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) RAD
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Struts
3 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (57.14%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Hive
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) Hadoop
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Bugzilla
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Hudson
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) HTML5
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 4 (57.14%) MapReduce
2 4 (57.14%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) HDFS
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft