The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 24 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.47% - 5.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% - 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£475 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £24.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+31.95% -25.38%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Qualifications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 6.17% 16.50% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 13
Average daily rate £488 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £363 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £655 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) MODAF
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
4 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) Simulink
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) TM1 Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Physics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) OOP
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) MODAF
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
2 1 (11.11%) Transition Management
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Sybase
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft