The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 23 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.84% 2.87% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% 45.45% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£280 £450 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +164.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.74%
Degree
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.32% 6.32% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 10
Average daily rate £413 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £479 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) ATG
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) B2C
2 6 (31.58%) Use Case
2 6 (31.58%) hybris
2 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (31.58%) Business Process Mapping
3 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Sun Certification
3 5 (26.32%) Sun
3 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
3 5 (26.32%) JSP
3 5 (26.32%) Servlets
3 5 (26.32%) Struts
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) J2EE
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) JUnit
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) Spring
3 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.53%) InDesign
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) JIRA
2 5 (26.32%) JUnit
2 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Business Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Business Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
2 5 (26.32%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Information Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Graphic Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) JSP
1 5 (26.32%) Servlets
1 5 (26.32%) Struts
1 5 (26.32%) J2EE
1 5 (26.32%) Hibernate
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) EJB
2 3 (15.79%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Scrum
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) B2C
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Use Case
2 6 (31.58%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (31.58%) Business Process Mapping
3 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Sun Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) CISM
2 2 (10.53%) QiCA
2 2 (10.53%) CRISC
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) ATG
1 6 (31.58%) hybris
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Sun
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) SunGard