The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 23 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.11% 4.23% 3.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.15% 40.00% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Median daily rate £525 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
Degree
England

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

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
13 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.74% 10.58% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 9
Median daily rate £525 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £700 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (38.46%) PeopleSoft
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 2 (15.38%) Server Building
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Psychology
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Automotive
3 2 (15.38%) SaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Digital User Researcher
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) User Researcher
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Integration Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior SAP Retail Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 2 (15.38%) Psychology
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Server Building
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Wonderware