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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 25 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.12% 1.90% 3.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.14% 10.34% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £410 - £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.78 £32.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.24% -16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £31.85 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -0.46%
Degree
Bedfordshire

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
28 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.73% 18.35% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 10
Average daily rate £410 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £137 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £675 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £50.78 £22.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.68% -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 28 April 2016, 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 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) Ada
3 4 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) HND
5 2 (18.18%) C
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Physics
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Life Science
6 1 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (36.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmacovigilance
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) Signal Processing
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) MODAF
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) SysML
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Ada
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) HND
4 1 (9.09%) CISM
4 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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