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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 30 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 2.80% 4.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 21.05% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate £300 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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
47 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.67% 13.32% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 25
Average daily rate £400 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £17.50 £13.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.42% +29.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +11 6 £300 -7.69% 5
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Sun
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) J2EE
4 4 (25.00%) JUnit
4 4 (25.00%) JSP
4 4 (25.00%) Servlets
4 4 (25.00%) Struts
4 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Validation
4 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (25.00%) Spring
4 4 (25.00%) Maven
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
1 2 (12.50%) iPlanet
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
1 4 (25.00%) Maven
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Executive
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Executive
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing Executive
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Web Marketing Executive
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) JSP
2 4 (25.00%) Servlets
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
2 4 (25.00%) Struts
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) WSDL
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Unix
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (12.50%) B2C
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) CCDA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Sun
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) JDA
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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