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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 32 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.33% 1.60% 4.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.00% 11.76% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 6
Median daily rate £200 £318 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.00% +16.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
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
30 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.33% 13.60% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 16
Median daily rate £363 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.25 £18.52 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.65% +131.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Sun
3 4 (30.77%) JUnit
3 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Intel
5 2 (15.38%) VHDL
5 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) JSP
5 2 (15.38%) Servlets

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) 2G
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) JUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Maven
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
1 4 (30.77%) J2EE
1 4 (30.77%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) JSP
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) Servlets
2 2 (15.38%) Struts
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) PhoneGap
3 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (15.38%) VHDL
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Neural Network
4 1 (7.69%) PMI
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (7.69%) Fraud Detection
6 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
6 1 (7.69%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) C
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) F#
4 1 (7.69%) Haskell
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Sun Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSD
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Sun
2 2 (15.38%) Freescale
2 2 (15.38%) Intel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware