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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 35 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.31% 1.67% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% 6.19% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £485 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.20% +4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £386 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +30.00%
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
64 97 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.92% 27.02% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 46
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £279 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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
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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 4 £485 - 7
Degree
North West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) e-GIF
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) Data Management
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) ISO20022
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) MS Office
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) SAML

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 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) tcpdump
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) MSTest
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Local Government
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Chief Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Chief Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Content Strategist
5 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Strategy Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) REST
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) Autofac
3 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
3 3 (20.00%) SAML
3 3 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (20.00%) Spring
3 3 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) XSD
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Data Management
3 5 (33.33%) e-GIF
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) OWASP
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (6.67%) Security Management
7 1 (6.67%) SEO
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CFCE
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) EnCE
1 1 (6.67%) GCFA
1 1 (6.67%) GCFE
1 1 (6.67%) GIAC
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO20022
2 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
3 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) EnCase
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Rapid7
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau