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 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 29 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.69% 5.66% 6.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.52% 41.38% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate
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£418 £265 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.54% -40.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £265 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £505 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +72.50%
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
42 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 17.80% 13.68% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 10
Average daily rate £425 £305 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £265 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.16 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% +19.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) NHS
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Magento
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Demandware
4 2 (20.00%) hybris
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) ATG
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Tandem
3 1 (10.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) B2C
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) ATG
1 2 (20.00%) hybris
1 2 (20.00%) Demandware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica