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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 26 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 2.76% 3.21% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% 42.86% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 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 £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £120.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -88.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.76%
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 14 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.98% 7.49% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 11
Average daily rate £303 £263 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.23% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £238 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £461 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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
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 18 September 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 5 (31.25%) Sun
3 5 (31.25%) Sun Certification
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) JUnit
3 5 (31.25%) JSP
3 5 (31.25%) Servlets
3 5 (31.25%) Struts
3 5 (31.25%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
3 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
5 3 (18.75%) B2C
5 3 (18.75%) EJB
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Retail

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) JUnit
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Information Risk Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Base Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) JSP
1 5 (31.25%) Servlets
1 5 (31.25%) Struts
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) EJB
2 3 (18.75%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) B2C
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) Information Management
5 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Sun Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) QiCA
2 2 (12.50%) CRISC
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
1 5 (31.25%) Sun
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) ATG
3 3 (18.75%) hybris
4 1 (6.25%) SunGard
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