The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 19 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 17 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.05% 2.03% 6.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.81% 8.06% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
Degree
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 62 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.48% 25.20% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 45 21
Average daily rate £425 £443 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.95% +22.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +10 16 £325 -12.16% 16
Prescot - - - - 1
St Helens - - - -
Wirral - - - -
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (36.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) C#
4 8 (32.00%) jQuery
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) Umbraco
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
7 5 (20.00%) Multimedia
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) JSF
7 5 (20.00%) EJB
7 5 (20.00%) Java
7 5 (20.00%) Swing
7 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (20.00%) TIBCO
7 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) NHS
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (24.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) DMZ
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Performance Manager
3 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Planning Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Pricing Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) EJB
5 5 (20.00%) Swing
5 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 5 (20.00%) Spring
5 5 (20.00%) JSF
5 5 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (12.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) e-Health
3 1 (4.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Analytics
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) Content Management
5 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PMP
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) VMFS
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) vCloud
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
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