The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 17 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Degree 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.14% 8.20% 1.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.26% 27.78% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Median daily rate £300 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +21.21%
Degree
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 30.71% 29.51% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 7
Median daily rate £331 £255 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -27.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £543 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
County Antrim -5 10 £300 +71.42% 3
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 2 (16.67%) WebEx
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) MAPM
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) Acrobat
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) WebEx
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Head of ICT
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) XMPP
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) AIX
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) HND
1 2 (16.67%) MAPM
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Civica
1 2 (16.67%) Dell
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Altiris
2 1 (8.33%) CommVault
2 1 (8.33%) Compuware
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