The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 50 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.22% 0.83% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 5.00% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £200 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -3.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £14.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+120.33% -50.83%
Degree
Tyne and Wear

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

Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
143 20 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.83% 16.67% 38.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 12 65
Average daily rate £375 £293 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.98% +17.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.50 - £8.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
3 6 (30.00%) User Experience
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Insight
4 5 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Psychology
5 4 (20.00%) Human Factors
5 4 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Market Research
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) UX Designer
1 5 (25.00%) Designer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Programmer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) CSS
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (5.00%) AppFabric
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
4 1 (5.00%) WF
4 1 (5.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Psychology
2 4 (20.00%) Human Factors
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Open Source
3 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 5 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (20.00%) Usability Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Market Research
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) Android Development
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) IIBA
3 1 (5.00%) CBAP
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
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