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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 26 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 23 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.75% 3.50% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.39% 19.23% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 1
Median daily rate £425 £313 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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
71 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.75% 18.22% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 58 30
Median daily rate £425 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (73.81%) User Experience
3 28 (66.67%) Psychology
4 27 (64.29%) Service Design
5 18 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (38.10%) Sociology
6 16 (38.10%) Human Factors
7 12 (28.57%) Usability Testing
8 11 (26.19%) Prototyping
8 11 (26.19%) Front End Development
9 10 (23.81%) Guerrilla Testing
9 10 (23.81%) Guerrilla Research
9 10 (23.81%) Market Research
9 10 (23.81%) User Stories
9 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
10 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 6 (14.29%) Scrum
11 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
11 6 (14.29%) Web Development
12 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.90%) CSS
13 4 (9.52%) PHP
13 4 (9.52%) MySQL
13 4 (9.52%) OOP
13 4 (9.52%) Internet
13 4 (9.52%) TDD
14 3 (7.14%) RESTful
14 3 (7.14%) Symfony
14 3 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
14 3 (7.14%) MVC

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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Force.com
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.38%) NAS
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) QlikView
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) User Researcher
2 10 (23.81%) Senior User Researcher
3 6 (14.29%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Designer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Digital User Researcher
6 2 (4.76%) Interaction Designer
6 2 (4.76%) User Experience Researcher
6 2 (4.76%) UX Designer
7 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.38%) IT Support
7 1 (2.38%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Procurement Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) HTML
2 5 (11.90%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (7.14%) Laravel
3 3 (7.14%) RESTful
3 3 (7.14%) Symfony
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) JSON
5 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.38%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.38%) WAP
5 1 (2.38%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (73.81%) User Experience
2 28 (66.67%) Psychology
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (64.29%) Service Design
3 18 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (38.10%) Human Factors
4 16 (38.10%) Sociology
5 12 (28.57%) Usability Testing
6 11 (26.19%) Front End Development
6 11 (26.19%) Prototyping
7 10 (23.81%) Guerrilla Research
7 10 (23.81%) Guerrilla Testing
7 10 (23.81%) Market Research
7 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
7 10 (23.81%) User Stories
8 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) Web Development
9 4 (9.52%) OOP
9 4 (9.52%) TDD
10 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.14%) MVC
11 2 (4.76%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) Java
4 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) SOQL
4 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.38%) VMware