The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 37 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.94% 2.37% 3.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 6.90% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£195 £205 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% -39.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £19.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -27.14%
Qualifications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
91 58 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.53% 34.32% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 24 72
Average daily rate £360 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +26.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.01 £21.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £21.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Degree
Tyne and Wear

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 22 (62.86%) Oracle
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (57.14%) Finance
3 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
4 18 (51.43%) SC Cleared
5 17 (48.57%) .NET
6 15 (42.86%) RDBMS
6 15 (42.86%) Manufacturing
6 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
7 14 (40.00%) Java
8 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (34.29%) Integration Testing
9 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
10 10 (28.57%) UNIX
11 8 (22.86%) Windows
11 8 (22.86%) C#
12 7 (20.00%) Middleware
12 7 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (20.00%) Linux
12 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 6 (17.14%) Tuxedo
13 6 (17.14%) SOA
13 6 (17.14%) TIBCO
13 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
14 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
14 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (17.14%) Tuxedo
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.71%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
1 2 (5.71%) 3G
1 2 (5.71%) DSL
1 2 (5.71%) 4G
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) LTE
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) GSM
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) UMTS
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Programmer
3 5 (14.29%) DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) SOA Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Programmer
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Junior DBA
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Radio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (11.43%) Web Services
5 3 (8.57%) Java SE
5 3 (8.57%) Java EE
5 3 (8.57%) Java EE 5
6 2 (5.71%) GWT
6 2 (5.71%) J2EE
7 1 (2.86%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
7 1 (2.86%) WF
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.86%) AppFabric
7 1 (2.86%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 4 (11.43%) HPUX
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Integration Testing
1 12 (34.29%) Test Scripting
2 6 (17.14%) SOA
3 5 (14.29%) CRM
3 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.86%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.86%) Android Development
7 1 (2.86%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) OCAJ
3 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 3 (8.57%) OCP
3 3 (8.57%) OCA
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) VMware