The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 31 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 15 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.27% 2.39% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.08% 12.99% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £336 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +36.76%

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 77 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.52% 18.38% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 32
Median daily rate £444 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (85.00%) User Experience
3 30 (75.00%) Psychology
4 29 (72.50%) Service Design
5 28 (70.00%) Cognitive Psychology
6 20 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (45.00%) Human Factors
7 18 (45.00%) Anthropology
7 18 (45.00%) Sociology
8 12 (30.00%) Usability Testing
9 11 (27.50%) Front End Development
9 11 (27.50%) Prototyping
10 10 (25.00%) Guerrilla Testing
10 10 (25.00%) Guerrilla Research
10 10 (25.00%) Market Research
10 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 10 (25.00%) User Stories
11 7 (17.50%) Web Development
12 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
13 4 (10.00%) Scrum
13 4 (10.00%) Internet
14 3 (7.50%) CSS
14 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
15 2 (5.00%) Ethnography
15 2 (5.00%) Typography
15 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (5.00%) Oracle
15 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (5.00%) OOP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.50%) QlikView
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.50%) Gradle
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) JUnit
1 1 (2.50%) Maven
1 1 (2.50%) Mockito
1 1 (2.50%) Spock
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) User Researcher
2 10 (25.00%) Senior User Researcher
3 4 (10.00%) Designer
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) User Experience Researcher
5 2 (5.00%) Digital User Researcher
5 2 (5.00%) Interaction Designer
5 2 (5.00%) UX Designer
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Head of User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) IT Support
6 1 (2.50%) OBIEE Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Procurement Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Procurement Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
3 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.50%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) JDBC
3 1 (2.50%) JMS
3 1 (2.50%) Laravel
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) REST
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) WAP
3 1 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) XSD
3 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (85.00%) User Experience
2 1 (2.50%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) Unix
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (75.00%) Psychology
3 29 (72.50%) Service Design
4 28 (70.00%) Cognitive Psychology
5 20 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (45.00%) Anthropology
6 18 (45.00%) Human Factors
6 18 (45.00%) Sociology
7 12 (30.00%) Usability Testing
8 11 (27.50%) Front End Development
8 11 (27.50%) Prototyping
9 10 (25.00%) Guerrilla Research
9 10 (25.00%) Guerrilla Testing
9 10 (25.00%) Market Research
9 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 10 (25.00%) User Stories
10 7 (17.50%) Web Development
11 4 (10.00%) Scrum
12 2 (5.00%) Multivariate Testing
12 2 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) ECMAScript
2 1 (2.50%) ES6
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Korn
2 1 (2.50%) PHP
2 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.50%) FATCA
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Adobe
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) Solace
2 1 (2.50%) VMware