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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 18 23 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Contract jobs citing Degree 170 67 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.74% 7.20% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 23.76% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 30 3
Median daily rate £275 £410 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +272.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £237 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £473 £246
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 2
Median hourly rate £33.50 £24.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.58% +50.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £24.00 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £24.00 £18.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
765 282 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 52.83% 30.32% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 149 92
Median daily rate £310 £338 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.14% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £216 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 27 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.23 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +2 167 £275 -32.09% 19
Durham +9 1 - - 2
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 181 (60.94%) Computer Science
2 158 (53.20%) Security Cleared
3 134 (45.12%) ITIL
4 133 (44.78%) SC Cleared
5 129 (43.43%) Microsoft
6 128 (43.10%) Windows
7 100 (33.67%) Active Directory
8 98 (33.00%) HP
9 86 (28.96%) Citrix
10 82 (27.61%) DHCP
10 82 (27.61%) VMware
10 82 (27.61%) Windows Server
11 75 (25.25%) Project Management
12 68 (22.90%) BPSS Clearance
13 64 (21.55%) DNS
14 63 (21.21%) AppSense
14 63 (21.21%) XenApp
15 60 (20.20%) Service Delivery
16 58 (19.53%) Disclosure Scotland
17 56 (18.86%) Microsoft App-V
18 55 (18.52%) Finance
19 54 (18.18%) XenDesktop
20 53 (17.85%) Oracle
21 50 (16.84%) Management Information System
22 49 (16.50%) XenServer
23 45 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
23 45 (15.15%) SQL Server
23 45 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
24 44 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
25 43 (14.48%) Unix

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 26 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 26 (8.75%) MS Exchange
1 26 (8.75%) Skype for Business
2 24 (8.08%) IIS
3 19 (6.40%) WebLogic
4 17 (5.72%) SharePoint
5 15 (5.05%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.36%) Office Communications Server
6 7 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.01%) Apache
9 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.34%) CMS
9 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.34%) SAS
9 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.69%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.36%) Office 365
2 6 (2.02%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 82 (27.61%) DHCP
2 64 (21.55%) DNS
3 19 (6.40%) WAN
4 16 (5.39%) LAN
5 12 (4.04%) Internet
6 11 (3.70%) Intranet
7 8 (2.69%) SMS
8 7 (2.36%) Skype
9 6 (2.02%) Firewall
9 6 (2.02%) NetScaler
9 6 (2.02%) TCP/IP
9 6 (2.02%) VPN
10 5 (1.68%) 3G
10 5 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.35%) SAN
12 3 (1.01%) FTP
12 3 (1.01%) HTTP
12 3 (1.01%) HTTPS
12 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.77%) Relational Database
3 18 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 15 (5.05%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 6 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.35%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.67%) MySQL
12 1 (0.34%) Base SAS
12 1 (0.34%) Big Data
12 1 (0.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.37%) StarTeam
2 10 (3.37%) Subversion
3 6 (2.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.68%) MSI
5 4 (1.35%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.34%) Bower
7 1 (0.34%) Grunt
7 1 (0.34%) JIRA
7 1 (0.34%) MSTest
7 1 (0.34%) NuGet
7 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (18.52%) Finance
2 12 (4.04%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.02%) Legal
4 3 (1.01%) Advertising
4 3 (1.01%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) Banking
5 1 (0.34%) French Language
5 1 (0.34%) German Language
5 1 (0.34%) International Banking
5 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (11.45%) Support Engineer
2 31 (10.44%) Architect
3 22 (7.41%) DBA
4 19 (6.40%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 17 (5.72%) Analyst
6 16 (5.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (4.38%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (4.04%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (4.04%) Developer
8 12 (4.04%) SQL DBA
8 12 (4.04%) Support Specialist
9 11 (3.70%) User Researcher
10 10 (3.37%) Citrix Engineer
10 10 (3.37%) Desktop Support
10 10 (3.37%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (3.03%) Configuration Analyst
11 9 (3.03%) Tester
11 9 (3.03%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.72%) Middleware
2 9 (3.03%) Web Services
3 4 (1.35%) .NET
3 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.35%) Java EE
3 4 (1.35%) Java EE 5
3 4 (1.35%) Java SE
4 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.01%) CSS
4 3 (1.01%) HTML
4 3 (1.01%) ISPF
5 2 (0.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (0.67%) WCF
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (0.34%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.34%) StructureMap
6 1 (0.34%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 181 (60.94%) Computer Science
2 50 (16.84%) Management Information System
3 25 (8.42%) User Experience
4 17 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.39%) Clustering
6 15 (5.05%) Private Cloud
7 13 (4.38%) Mainframe
8 12 (4.04%) Data Centre
9 10 (3.37%) Mobile App
10 9 (3.03%) AS400
10 9 (3.03%) Psychology
10 9 (3.03%) Tandem
11 8 (2.69%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.02%) Blackberry
12 6 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (2.02%) Replication
13 5 (1.68%) Fat Client
13 5 (1.68%) Thin Client
13 5 (1.68%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 128 (43.10%) Windows
2 82 (27.61%) Windows Server
3 45 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (14.48%) Unix
6 27 (9.09%) AIX
7 26 (8.75%) Solaris
8 18 (6.06%) Linux
9 14 (4.71%) Windows 7
10 10 (3.37%) Android
10 10 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (3.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.01%) MVS
12 3 (1.01%) VME
12 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.01%) zOS
13 2 (0.67%) HPUX
13 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.67%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (45.12%) ITIL
2 75 (25.25%) Project Management
3 60 (20.20%) Service Delivery
4 37 (12.46%) Incident Management
5 36 (12.12%) Change Management
6 35 (11.78%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (11.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 33 (11.11%) Software Delivery
8 32 (10.77%) Business Continuity
9 28 (9.43%) Problem Management
10 27 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 25 (8.42%) ITSM
12 23 (7.74%) QMS
12 23 (7.74%) Release Management
13 22 (7.41%) Quality Management
14 20 (6.73%) Validation
15 19 (6.40%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 18 (6.06%) Configuration Management
16 18 (6.06%) SOA
17 16 (5.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (12.46%) SQL
2 27 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 21 (7.07%) T-SQL
4 15 (5.05%) VBScript
5 9 (3.03%) Java
6 6 (2.02%) VB
7 5 (1.68%) Perl
8 4 (1.35%) C#
8 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.01%) C-shell
9 3 (1.01%) JCL
9 3 (1.01%) Korn
9 3 (1.01%) REXX
10 2 (0.67%) Python
11 1 (0.34%) C
11 1 (0.34%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 158 (53.20%) Security Cleared
2 133 (44.78%) SC Cleared
3 68 (22.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 45 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (9.43%) MCSE
6 17 (5.72%) MCDBA
7 13 (4.38%) OCP
7 13 (4.38%) Oracle Certification
8 11 (3.70%) CCNA
8 11 (3.70%) CCNP
8 11 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.70%) MCP
9 6 (2.02%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.68%) PMP
11 4 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.35%) OCA
11 4 (1.35%) OCAJ
12 3 (1.01%) IBM AIX Certification
13 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (19.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 36 (12.12%) SLA
3 22 (7.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
System Software
1 100 (33.67%) Active Directory
2 63 (21.21%) XenApp
3 56 (18.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 54 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 49 (16.50%) XenServer
6 35 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (9.09%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (2.69%) vSphere
10 3 (1.01%) GPFS
10 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.01%) Samba
10 3 (1.01%) Time Sharing Option
10 3 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.34%) KVM
11 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (12.46%) SCCM
2 25 (8.42%) XenMobile
3 24 (8.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 23 (7.74%) EdgeSight
4 23 (7.74%) SafeCom
5 9 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (3.03%) OpenView
5 9 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (2.02%) Perfmon
8 4 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.67%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.34%) OVPA
10 1 (0.34%) OVSD
Vendors
1 129 (43.43%) Microsoft
2 98 (33.00%) HP
3 86 (28.96%) Citrix
4 82 (27.61%) VMware
5 63 (21.21%) AppSense
6 53 (17.85%) Oracle
7 41 (13.80%) SAP
8 28 (9.43%) ServiceNow
9 27 (9.09%) ThinPrint
10 18 (6.06%) CA
11 10 (3.37%) Perforce
12 8 (2.69%) Intel Security
12 8 (2.69%) Symantec
13 7 (2.36%) IBM
13 7 (2.36%) Lumension
14 6 (2.02%) Meridio
14 6 (2.02%) Trend Micro
15 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
16 3 (1.01%) ICL
16 3 (1.01%) Siemens
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