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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.12% 14.72% 8.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.58% 48.57% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 5
Average daily rate
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£572 £450 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £228 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £566 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -12.69%
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
31 70 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.24% 30.30% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 44 21
Average daily rate £572 £475 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.42% -5.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £35.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 (33.33%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Electronics
3 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
4 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 3 (14.29%) SAP SRM
4 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) MBA
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) GIAC
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security
4 3 (14.29%) CISM
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) UNIX
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 3 (14.29%) MS Office
4 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.52%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP SRM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Architect
1 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Chief Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
3 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.76%) HTML5
1 1 (4.76%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Physics
2 2 (9.52%) Human Factors
2 2 (9.52%) DTV
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (9.52%) IPTV
2 2 (9.52%) Smartphone
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
2 2 (9.52%) Open Source
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) HPUX
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Information Security
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) UML
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
1 4 (19.05%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CISSP
1 3 (14.29%) PMP
1 3 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 3 (14.29%) CISM
1 3 (14.29%) MBA
1 3 (14.29%) GIAC
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) RHCE
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Postfix
1 2 (9.52%) vSphere
1 2 (9.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Ariba
2 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) HP