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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 31 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +6
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.68% 4.82% 4.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 33.33% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £342 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £24.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+39.58% -23.80%
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
22 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.82% 14.46% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 12
Average daily rate £500 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, 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 (37.50%) OO
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
4 2 (12.50%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) DO-178B
4 2 (12.50%) DO-254
4 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (12.50%) Firmware
4 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
4 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 2 (12.50%) Simulink
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) VHDL
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) .NET

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Simulink
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CA Clarity
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) DMZ
1 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Graduate
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
2 2 (12.50%) VHDL
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) B2C
5 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) BPR
5 1 (6.25%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 2 (12.50%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) Ada
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) VCP5
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) DO-178B
1 2 (12.50%) DO-254
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
2 1 (6.25%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.25%) VMFS
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
3 2 (12.50%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Planview
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