The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank 14 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 3.85% 5.13% 16.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £163 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Macclesfield region.

Qualifications Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 15.38% 5.13% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £163 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.66 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Macclesfield region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

Degree
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Automation Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA