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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 37 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.23% 2.48% 2.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.36% 21.43% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
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£350 £290 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -33.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.76% +44.44%
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
44 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.78% 11.57% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 15
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £231 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.52 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 2015. 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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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
Corby - 4 - -
Kettering -1 1 £350 +16.66% 2
Degree
East Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) B2C
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) B2B
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) 2G
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) 3G
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Content Management
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) hybris
4 3 (23.08%) 4G
5 2 (15.38%) Demandware
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Magento
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) 3G
1 3 (23.08%) 2G
1 3 (23.08%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) GPRS
2 1 (7.69%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) QUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Checkstyle
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Radio Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSTL
3 1 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss Seam
3 1 (7.69%) JPA
3 1 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) EJB
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) E-Commerce
1 6 (46.15%) B2C
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) B2B
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) HND
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Sun Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) OCMJD
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) hybris
2 2 (15.38%) Demandware
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) ATG
3 1 (7.69%) Amdocs
3 1 (7.69%) Endeca
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (7.69%) Mapinfo