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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 26 31 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +32
Contract jobs citing Degree 102 61 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.42% 5.56% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.17% 20.07% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 32 8
Median daily rate £320 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £369
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 £10.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.74% -49.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
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
594 304 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 43.23% 27.69% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 178 113
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £32.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £12.50 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.66 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +4 95 £320 -22.89% 16
Durham +4 3 £344 -19.11% 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 206 (63.38%) Computer Science
2 175 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 155 (47.69%) Microsoft
4 150 (46.15%) Windows
5 147 (45.23%) SC Cleared
6 142 (43.69%) ITIL
7 127 (39.08%) Active Directory
8 114 (35.08%) HP
9 104 (32.00%) Windows Server
10 85 (26.15%) Citrix
11 84 (25.85%) DHCP
12 81 (24.92%) VMware
13 78 (24.00%) Project Management
14 73 (22.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 68 (20.92%) DNS
16 65 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 64 (19.69%) BPSS Clearance
18 62 (19.08%) AppSense
18 62 (19.08%) Service Delivery
19 61 (18.77%) XenApp
20 58 (17.85%) Disclosure Scotland
21 57 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
22 56 (17.23%) Management Information System
22 56 (17.23%) Microsoft App-V
23 54 (16.62%) XenDesktop
24 51 (15.69%) MCSE
25 50 (15.38%) PowerShell
26 49 (15.08%) XenServer
27 47 (14.46%) Oracle
28 46 (14.15%) Finance

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 42 (12.92%) Skype for Business
2 41 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 41 (12.62%) MS Exchange
3 31 (9.54%) IIS
3 31 (9.54%) SharePoint
4 29 (8.92%) OpenStack
5 22 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (6.46%) WebLogic
7 11 (3.38%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.23%) SAS
11 3 (0.92%) Apache
12 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.62%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.77%) MS Office
3 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.62%) MS Project
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.08%) Office 365
2 6 (1.85%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 84 (25.85%) DHCP
2 68 (20.92%) DNS
3 23 (7.08%) Skype
4 18 (5.54%) WAN
5 17 (5.23%) LAN
6 16 (4.92%) Internet
7 15 (4.62%) Intranet
8 8 (2.46%) SMS
9 6 (1.85%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.85%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.23%) Firewall
10 4 (1.23%) HTTP
10 4 (1.23%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.23%) SAN
10 4 (1.23%) VPN
11 3 (0.92%) FTP
11 3 (0.92%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.92%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.92%) LDAP
11 3 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.31%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (3.69%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.38%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.77%) Data Mining
6 9 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 6 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.62%) MySQL
11 1 (0.31%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.31%) Big Data
11 1 (0.31%) DB2
11 1 (0.31%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 10 (3.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.77%) StarTeam
2 9 (2.77%) Subversion
3 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.54%) MSI
5 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.62%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.31%) Bower
7 1 (0.31%) Grunt
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) MSTest
7 1 (0.31%) NuGet
7 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (14.15%) Finance
2 7 (2.15%) Legal
2 7 (2.15%) Manufacturing
3 3 (0.92%) Advertising
3 3 (0.92%) Banking
4 2 (0.62%) French Language
4 2 (0.62%) General Ledger
4 2 (0.62%) German Language
5 1 (0.31%) International Banking
5 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (10.15%) Support Engineer
2 29 (8.92%) Architect
3 23 (7.08%) DBA
4 19 (5.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 16 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 14 (4.31%) Analyst
6 14 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (4.00%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.00%) Support Specialist
8 12 (3.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (3.69%) SQL DBA
9 10 (3.08%) Citrix Engineer
9 10 (3.08%) Desktop Support
9 10 (3.08%) Oracle DBA
10 9 (2.77%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (2.77%) Configuration Analyst
10 9 (2.77%) Office 365 Specialist
10 9 (2.77%) Tester
11 8 (2.46%) Consultant
11 8 (2.46%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.62%) Middleware
2 11 (3.38%) .NET
2 11 (3.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.23%) CSS
3 4 (1.23%) HTML
3 4 (1.23%) ISPF
4 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.92%) WCF
4 3 (0.92%) Web Services
5 2 (0.62%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.62%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.62%) Entity Framework
5 2 (0.62%) HTML5
5 2 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (0.62%) J2EE
5 2 (0.62%) XML
6 1 (0.31%) ADO
6 1 (0.31%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 206 (63.38%) Computer Science
2 56 (17.23%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.85%) User Experience
5 18 (5.54%) Data Centre
6 16 (4.92%) Clustering
7 15 (4.62%) Private Cloud
8 13 (4.00%) Mainframe
9 12 (3.69%) Mobile App
10 9 (2.77%) Virtual Team
11 8 (2.46%) AS400
11 8 (2.46%) Replication
11 8 (2.46%) Tandem
12 7 (2.15%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.85%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (1.23%) NHS
16 3 (0.92%) PKI
16 3 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 150 (46.15%) Windows
2 104 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 65 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (17.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (13.23%) Unix
6 31 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (8.62%) Solaris
8 27 (8.31%) AIX
9 19 (5.85%) Linux
10 16 (4.92%) Android
10 16 (4.92%) Apple iOS
11 12 (3.69%) Windows 7
12 7 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.23%) MVS
13 4 (1.23%) zOS
14 2 (0.62%) OS/390
14 2 (0.62%) VME
14 2 (0.62%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.31%) HPUX
15 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (43.69%) ITIL
2 78 (24.00%) Project Management
3 62 (19.08%) Service Delivery
4 38 (11.69%) Change Management
4 38 (11.69%) Incident Management
5 35 (10.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 33 (10.15%) Business Continuity
7 31 (9.54%) Problem Management
7 31 (9.54%) Software Delivery
8 28 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (7.38%) QMS
9 24 (7.38%) Release Management
10 23 (7.08%) Migration
10 23 (7.08%) Quality Management
11 22 (6.77%) Validation
12 21 (6.46%) Mentoring
13 20 (6.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 19 (5.85%) SOA
15 18 (5.54%) Configuration Management
15 18 (5.54%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 38 (11.69%) SQL
3 21 (6.46%) T-SQL
4 15 (4.62%) VBScript
5 6 (1.85%) Perl
5 6 (1.85%) VB
6 5 (1.54%) Java
7 4 (1.23%) C#
7 4 (1.23%) REXX
7 4 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.92%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.92%) C
8 3 (0.92%) C++
8 3 (0.92%) C-shell
8 3 (0.92%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.92%) JCL
8 3 (0.92%) Korn
8 3 (0.92%) Python
9 1 (0.31%) PHP
9 1 (0.31%) VC++
Qualifications
1 175 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 147 (45.23%) SC Cleared
3 73 (22.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (19.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 51 (15.69%) MCSE
6 16 (4.92%) MCDBA
7 12 (3.69%) MCP
8 10 (3.08%) CCNA
8 10 (3.08%) CCNP
8 10 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.77%) OCP
9 9 (2.77%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (2.15%) CISM
10 7 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.15%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.54%) PMP
12 4 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.62%) BICSI Certification
13 2 (0.62%) BICSI RCDD
13 2 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (17.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 36 (11.08%) SLA
3 22 (6.77%) ISO 9001
4 7 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.92%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.31%) QA
System Software
1 127 (39.08%) Active Directory
2 61 (18.77%) XenApp
3 56 (17.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 54 (16.62%) XenDesktop
5 49 (15.08%) XenServer
6 34 (10.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (8.31%) Hyper-V
8 9 (2.77%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (2.46%) vSphere
10 4 (1.23%) Time Sharing Option
11 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.92%) Samba
11 3 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.31%) GPFS
12 1 (0.31%) KVM
12 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (11.08%) SCCM
2 25 (7.69%) XenMobile
3 23 (7.08%) EdgeSight
3 23 (7.08%) SafeCom
4 22 (6.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (2.77%) AirWatch
5 9 (2.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 9 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (2.46%) OpenView
7 7 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.85%) Perfmon
9 5 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 2 (0.62%) OVPA
11 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.31%) OMEGAMON
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.31%) OVSD
Vendors
1 155 (47.69%) Microsoft
2 114 (35.08%) HP
3 85 (26.15%) Citrix
4 81 (24.92%) VMware
5 62 (19.08%) AppSense
6 47 (14.46%) Oracle
7 41 (12.62%) SAP
8 30 (9.23%) ServiceNow
9 25 (7.69%) ThinPrint
10 20 (6.15%) CA
11 9 (2.77%) Perforce
12 8 (2.46%) Intel Security
12 8 (2.46%) Symantec
13 7 (2.15%) IBM
13 7 (2.15%) Lumension
14 6 (1.85%) Meridio
14 6 (1.85%) Trend Micro
15 3 (0.92%) Siemens
15 3 (0.92%) Sun
16 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
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