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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 19 32 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.85% 2.45% 3.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.00% 23.81% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Average daily rate
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£360 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.76% +44.44%
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
20 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 12.82% 10.29% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 5
Average daily rate £300 £500 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +141.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Campaign Management
5 1 (9.09%) VectorCAST
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
5 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (9.09%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
1 4 (36.36%) C++ Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior C++ Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Campaign Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) HNC
3 1 (9.09%) HND
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Northgate
3 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
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