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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.92% 3.90% 2.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.68% 34.78% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £588 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +95.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +57.50%
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
31 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 19.87% 11.22% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 9
Average daily rate £431 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £565 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Transition Management
3 1 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) APMP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (16.67%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) APMP