The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 15 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Degree 12 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.15% 8.18% 3.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.38% 36.00% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
Average daily rate
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£386 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.29% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £308 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £625 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -22.95%
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29 50 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.87% 22.73% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 18
Average daily rate £500 £450 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £15.58 £42.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.34% +162.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (25.00%) UML
2 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 7 (19.44%) Rational Rose
3 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 7 (19.44%) Electronics
3 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
4 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.67%) C++
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
5 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (11.11%) Open Source
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 4 (11.11%) Marketing
6 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 4 (11.11%) UNIX
7 3 (8.33%) MS Office
7 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 3 (8.33%) HTML
7 3 (8.33%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) C
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) DTV
7 3 (8.33%) DVB

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.78%) Kentico
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) DVB
2 1 (2.78%) 802.15
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) IPv6
2 1 (2.78%) GPRS
2 1 (2.78%) 3GPP
2 1 (2.78%) UMTS
2 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.78%) ZigBee
2 1 (2.78%) HSPA
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (19.44%) Electronics
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) UML Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Chief Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.78%) Developer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) MI Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML5
2 2 (5.56%) WebKit
2 2 (5.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) XHTML
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) DOM
3 1 (2.78%) XSL
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (8.33%) DTV
4 3 (8.33%) IPTV
4 3 (8.33%) Physics
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.56%) FMCG
5 2 (5.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.78%) W3C
6 1 (2.78%) Human Factors
6 1 (2.78%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) UML
2 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
7 2 (5.56%) Android Development
7 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C++
2 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) C
4 2 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MBA
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.56%) RHCE
1 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
2 1 (2.78%) CISM
2 1 (2.78%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) vCloud
1 2 (5.56%) vSphere
1 2 (5.56%) Postfix
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Ariba
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Planview
4 1 (2.78%) Cramer
4 1 (2.78%) Perforce
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau