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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / Midlands
Rank 18 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.67% 3.17% 4.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 26.67% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £550 £445 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% -3.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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
23 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.17% 11.90% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 9
Median daily rate £350 £445 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% +30.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

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 20 January 2017, 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 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Automotive
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (20.00%) SaaS
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Psychology
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Server Building
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (10.00%) C#

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 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Digital User Researcher
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) User Researcher
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Psychology
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft