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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 22 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.29% - 7.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.81% - 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £14.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+103.38% -49.13%
Degree
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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
27 9 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.43% 6.00% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 34
Average daily rate £360 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £375 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (75.00%) B2C
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
1 6 (75.00%) Use Case
1 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (75.00%) hybris
1 6 (75.00%) iPad
1 6 (75.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CDISC
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Statistical Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) iPad
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) B2C
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (75.00%) Use Case
1 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (75.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) CDISC
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat