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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
North West / Merseyside
Rank 32 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.91% 1.88% 2.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 9.23% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £350 £450 £663
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £405 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £708
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +34.37%

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
66 65 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.36% 20.38% 24.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 40
Median daily rate £365 £400 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £334 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £487 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 9 £350 -22.22% 6
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Tableau Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Content Strategist
4 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Social Media
3 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Product Management
3 2 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) ISO20022
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Tableau