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 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 15 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing Degree 222 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.70% 4.75% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.26% 17.18% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 11 9
Median daily rate £285 £300 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £475 £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 0 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 - £15.93
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.59 - £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £18.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
915 227 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 56.45% 27.65% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 122 99
Median daily rate £310 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 23 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.08 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.93% -49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.00 £12.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 220 £285 -5.00% 13
Durham - 1 - - 6
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for Degree.

1 155 (58.71%) Computer Science
2 145 (54.92%) Security Cleared
3 119 (45.08%) SC Cleared
4 111 (42.05%) ITIL
5 106 (40.15%) Microsoft
6 105 (39.77%) Windows
7 87 (32.95%) Active Directory
8 82 (31.06%) HP
9 75 (28.41%) Citrix
10 72 (27.27%) VMware
11 70 (26.52%) DHCP
12 64 (24.24%) Windows Server
13 62 (23.48%) Project Management
14 56 (21.21%) DNS
15 55 (20.83%) AppSense
15 55 (20.83%) XenApp
16 53 (20.08%) BPSS Clearance
17 49 (18.56%) Finance
18 48 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
19 46 (17.42%) XenDesktop
20 44 (16.67%) Management Information System
20 44 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
21 43 (16.29%) Service Delivery
22 42 (15.91%) SQL Server
22 42 (15.91%) Disclosure Scotland
23 41 (15.53%) XenServer
24 39 (14.77%) Oracle
25 38 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
25 38 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
26 35 (13.26%) SAP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 22 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 22 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 20 (7.58%) IIS
3 15 (5.68%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.30%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.41%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.27%) MS Office
3 2 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Project
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) HP Helion
1 6 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (26.52%) DHCP
2 56 (21.21%) DNS
3 20 (7.58%) WAN
4 17 (6.44%) LAN
5 12 (4.55%) Internet
6 11 (4.17%) Intranet
7 8 (3.03%) Firewall
7 8 (3.03%) SMS
8 6 (2.27%) NetScaler
8 6 (2.27%) Skype
8 6 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 6 (2.27%) VPN
9 5 (1.89%) 3G
9 5 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.52%) SAN
11 3 (1.14%) FTP
11 3 (1.14%) HTTP
11 3 (1.14%) HTTPS
11 3 (1.14%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 18 (6.82%) RDBMS
4 15 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.41%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 6 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (1.52%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.76%) MySQL
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.79%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.41%) StarTeam
2 9 (3.41%) Subversion
3 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.89%) MSI
5 3 (1.14%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.38%) Bower
7 1 (0.38%) Grunt
7 1 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.38%) MSTest
7 1 (0.38%) NuGet
7 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (18.56%) Finance
2 13 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.27%) Legal
4 3 (1.14%) Advertising
4 3 (1.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (10.98%) Architect
2 26 (9.85%) Support Engineer
3 20 (7.58%) DBA
4 17 (6.44%) Analyst
5 15 (5.68%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 14 (5.30%) Developer
7 13 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (4.55%) SQL DBA
9 11 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 10 (3.79%) Desktop Support
10 10 (3.79%) User Researcher
11 9 (3.41%) Citrix Engineer
11 9 (3.41%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (3.03%) Configuration Analyst
12 8 (3.03%) Digital User Researcher
12 8 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
12 8 (3.03%) Software Analyst
12 8 (3.03%) Unix Engineer
13 7 (2.65%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.68%) Middleware
2 9 (3.41%) Web Services
3 8 (3.03%) .NET
4 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.52%) Java EE
5 4 (1.52%) Java EE 5
5 4 (1.52%) Java SE
6 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.14%) HTML
6 3 (1.14%) ISPF
7 2 (0.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.76%) Ajax
7 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.76%) CSS
7 2 (0.76%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.76%) HTML5
7 2 (0.76%) WCF
8 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.38%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 155 (58.71%) Computer Science
2 44 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 25 (9.47%) User Experience
4 16 (6.06%) Clustering
5 14 (5.30%) Private Cloud
6 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.92%) Mainframe
7 10 (3.79%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.41%) AS400
8 9 (3.41%) Tandem
9 8 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 8 (3.03%) Psychology
9 8 (3.03%) Visualisation
10 6 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (2.27%) Replication
11 5 (1.89%) Blackberry
11 5 (1.89%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.89%) HACMP
11 5 (1.89%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 105 (39.77%) Windows
2 64 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 38 (14.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 38 (14.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (12.12%) Unix
5 17 (6.44%) AIX
6 16 (6.06%) Linux
6 16 (6.06%) Solaris
7 14 (5.30%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.03%) Android
9 7 (2.65%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.14%) MVS
10 3 (1.14%) VME
10 3 (1.14%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.14%) zOS
11 2 (0.76%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (42.05%) ITIL
2 62 (23.48%) Project Management
3 43 (16.29%) Service Delivery
4 33 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (10.61%) Mentoring
5 28 (10.61%) Software Delivery
6 27 (10.23%) Change Management
7 26 (9.85%) Business Continuity
7 26 (9.85%) Incident Management
7 26 (9.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 23 (8.71%) ITSM
9 20 (7.58%) Configuration Management
10 19 (7.20%) Problem Management
11 18 (6.82%) Validation
12 16 (6.06%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 15 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (5.68%) SDLC
14 14 (5.30%) QMS
14 14 (5.30%) Release Management
14 14 (5.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.88%) SQL
2 25 (9.47%) PowerShell
3 20 (7.58%) T-SQL
4 14 (5.30%) VBScript
5 8 (3.03%) Java
6 6 (2.27%) C#
7 5 (1.89%) VB
8 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.14%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.14%) C-shell
9 3 (1.14%) JCL
9 3 (1.14%) Korn
9 3 (1.14%) Perl
9 3 (1.14%) REXX
9 3 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.76%) C
10 2 (0.76%) C++
10 2 (0.76%) COBOL
10 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.76%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 145 (54.92%) Security Cleared
2 119 (45.08%) SC Cleared
3 53 (20.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 44 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (10.23%) MCSE
6 17 (6.44%) MCDBA
7 11 (4.17%) CCNA
7 11 (4.17%) CCNP
7 11 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.17%) MCP
7 11 (4.17%) OCP
7 11 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (2.27%) PMI Certification
9 5 (1.89%) IBM AIX Certification
9 5 (1.89%) PMP
10 4 (1.52%) OCA
10 4 (1.52%) OCAJ
11 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (15.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 28 (10.61%) SLA
3 14 (5.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (32.95%) Active Directory
2 55 (20.83%) XenApp
3 48 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 46 (17.42%) XenDesktop
5 41 (15.53%) XenServer
6 30 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (8.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (2.27%) vSphere
10 5 (1.89%) GPFS
11 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.14%) Samba
11 3 (1.14%) Time Sharing Option
11 3 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.38%) KVM
12 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (12.50%) SCCM
2 20 (7.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 20 (7.58%) XenMobile
3 19 (7.20%) EdgeSight
3 19 (7.20%) SafeCom
4 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (3.41%) OpenView
5 7 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.27%) Perfmon
7 5 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.38%) OVSD
Vendors
1 106 (40.15%) Microsoft
2 82 (31.06%) HP
3 75 (28.41%) Citrix
4 72 (27.27%) VMware
5 55 (20.83%) AppSense
6 39 (14.77%) Oracle
7 35 (13.26%) SAP
8 23 (8.71%) ThinPrint
9 19 (7.20%) ServiceNow
10 9 (3.41%) CA
10 9 (3.41%) Perforce
11 8 (3.03%) IBM
12 6 (2.27%) Intel Security
12 6 (2.27%) Meridio
12 6 (2.27%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.27%) Symantec
13 5 (1.89%) Lumension
13 5 (1.89%) Trend Micro
14 3 (1.14%) ICL
14 3 (1.14%) Siemens
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