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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 23 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.98% 1.75% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.95% 21.05% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £202 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £31.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-0.19% +20.00%
Degree
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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
41 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.58% 8.33% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 14
Average daily rate £300 £291 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 2015.

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 2015, 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 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (45.45%) Process Management
3 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (9.09%) Physics
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) QA
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Infor
6 1 (9.09%) DataStage
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
1 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) DataStage
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Business Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Change Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Change Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Process Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Infor