The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Sheffield region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 27 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.75% 1.11% 1.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.53% 7.69% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £202 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+43.44% -12.16%
Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.42% 14.44% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 10
Average daily rate £291 £300 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +62.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
Degree
South Yorkshire

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (35.71%) MS Office
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
1 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Application Development
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Intranet
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) MDX
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) QA
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
1 3 (21.43%) MDX
1 3 (21.43%) HTML5
1 3 (21.43%) CSS3
1 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Digital Media
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
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