The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 32 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 10 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.75% 1.33% 3.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 9.43% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £318 £418 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.95% +57.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Degree
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.77% 14.06% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 22
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £360 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +17.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Northampton +3 6 £263 -37.12% 6
Wellingborough - 1 - - 1
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Sun
4 8 (40.00%) Sun Certification
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) J2EE
4 8 (40.00%) JUnit
4 8 (40.00%) Selenium
4 8 (40.00%) Validation
4 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (35.00%) Spring
5 7 (35.00%) Maven
5 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) Struts
6 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
7 5 (25.00%) JSP
7 5 (25.00%) Servlets
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (20.00%) C
9 3 (15.00%) C++
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services
9 3 (15.00%) Linux
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (10.00%) Analytics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (5.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) JBoss
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.00%) 2G
2 1 (5.00%) 3G
2 1 (5.00%) 4G
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JUnit
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) Maven
3 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (5.00%) Checkstyle
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) QUnit
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Military
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (35.00%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (40.00%) J2EE
2 7 (35.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Struts
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) JSP
4 5 (25.00%) Servlets
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) EJB
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) Java EE
7 1 (5.00%) JMS
7 1 (5.00%) JSTL
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware
7 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (10.00%) Social Media
3 2 (10.00%) VHDL
4 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Validation
3 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (10.00%) SEO
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Campaign Management
7 1 (5.00%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.00%) SDLC
7 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) ActionScript
6 1 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.00%) F#
6 1 (5.00%) Haskell
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (10.00%) HND
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCDA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) OCMJD
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) Sun
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Endeca
4 2 (10.00%) Freescale
4 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Wind River