The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 25 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.32% 2.82% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.88% 10.97% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 5
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£323 £244 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.51% -30.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +76.92%
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
192 155 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.33% 25.75% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 109 25
Average daily rate £339 £277 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.32% -11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £422 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £33.50 £10.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.76% +230.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Degree
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +16 42 £323 +23.04% 36
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) User Experience
3 20 (28.17%) Customer Insight
4 16 (22.54%) Mobile App
5 14 (19.72%) Rapid Prototyping
5 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (19.72%) HTML
5 14 (19.72%) CSS
6 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
7 9 (12.68%) Usability Testing
7 9 (12.68%) Market Research
7 9 (12.68%) Test Strategy
7 9 (12.68%) ITIL
7 9 (12.68%) Change Management
7 9 (12.68%) Psychology
7 9 (12.68%) Human Factors
8 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
8 8 (11.27%) Finance
8 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.27%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.86%) CMMI
9 7 (9.86%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (9.86%) StarTeam
9 7 (9.86%) Windows
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) Project Management
9 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
10 6 (8.45%) HP
10 6 (8.45%) SQL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (1.41%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) LAN
1 2 (2.82%) WAN
1 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.41%) DHCP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) VoIP
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) 3G
2 1 (1.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.23%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.82%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.41%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 8 (11.27%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 16 (22.54%) Designer
3 14 (19.72%) UX Designer
4 7 (9.86%) Configuration Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) User Experience Researcher
9 2 (2.82%) User Experience Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) UI Designer
9 2 (2.82%) Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Coordinator
10 1 (1.41%) Security Officer
10 1 (1.41%) Functional Test Analyst
10 1 (1.41%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (1.41%) IT Business Analyst
10 1 (1.41%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) HTML
1 14 (19.72%) CSS
2 2 (2.82%) Java EE 5
2 2 (2.82%) Web Services
2 2 (2.82%) Java SE
2 2 (2.82%) Java EE
3 1 (1.41%) jBPM
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) User Experience
2 16 (22.54%) Mobile App
3 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.68%) Psychology
4 9 (12.68%) Human Factors
5 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.82%) NHS
7 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.41%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.41%) Informatics
8 1 (1.41%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Windows
2 5 (7.04%) VME
3 4 (5.63%) UNIX
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.82%) Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Customer Insight
3 14 (19.72%) Rapid Prototyping
4 9 (12.68%) Usability Testing
4 9 (12.68%) Market Research
4 9 (12.68%) Test Strategy
4 9 (12.68%) ITIL
4 9 (12.68%) Change Management
5 8 (11.27%) Test Automation
5 8 (11.27%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
6 7 (9.86%) CMMI
6 7 (9.86%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
6 7 (9.86%) Project Management
7 6 (8.45%) Automated Testing
7 6 (8.45%) Release Management
7 6 (8.45%) SDLC
8 4 (5.63%) Validation
9 3 (4.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.41%) COBOL
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
5 2 (2.82%) ISEB
5 2 (2.82%) OCP
5 2 (2.82%) OCA
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.82%) OCAJ
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) CISMP
6 1 (1.41%) CISA
6 1 (1.41%) HND
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CISSP
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCSA
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) HP
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) ICL
5 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 3 (4.23%) Borland
6 2 (2.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) AppSense
7 1 (1.41%) BT
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco
7 1 (1.41%) Cerner
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