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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 17 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.52% 12.04% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.78% 39.66% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 1
Average daily rate
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£484 £367 £572
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.06% -35.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £36.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -15.38%
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
23 58 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.99% 30.37% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 15
Average daily rate £572 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.42% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £308 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015, 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 7 (25.93%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Electronics
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) C++
4 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 4 (14.81%) UML
4 4 (14.81%) UNIX
5 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (11.11%) CISSP
5 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 3 (11.11%) MS Office
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) DTV
5 3 (11.11%) DVB
5 3 (11.11%) PMP
5 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 3 (11.11%) Ariba
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) MBA
5 3 (11.11%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (7.41%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Kentico
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP SRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DVB
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Rational Rose
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Chief Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) HTML5
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.11%) DTV
3 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.11%) IPTV
3 3 (11.11%) Physics
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Human Factors
4 2 (7.41%) FMCG
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.70%) Interactive TV
5 1 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) HPUX
3 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) UML
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) C++
2 3 (11.11%) C
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CISSP
1 3 (11.11%) PMP
1 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 3 (11.11%) MBA
1 3 (11.11%) CISM
1 3 (11.11%) GIAC
2 2 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 2 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Postfix
1 2 (7.41%) vCloud
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 3 (11.11%) Ariba
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Perforce