The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 22 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.16% 4.88% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.32% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£120 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +2.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.98 £15.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+93.38% -47.45%
Degree
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.03% 9.76% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 10
Average daily rate £400 £500 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £200 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £725 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (21.43%) Avaya
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Lync
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 2 (14.29%) Release Management
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
7 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (14.29%) Process Management
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) MS Project

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (21.43%) Lotus Domino
1 3 (21.43%) Lync
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Behat
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (14.29%) Programmer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.14%) Procurement Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
1 1 (7.14%) Symfony
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) Memcached
1 1 (7.14%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PHP5
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (14.29%) PMP
1 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) Unisys
4 1 (7.14%) Zend