The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 49 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 15 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.72% 1.00% 3.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.39% 6.06% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £388 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Degree
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
112 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 27.79% 16.42% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 10 30
Median daily rate £370 £284 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.39% +33.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -21 15 £388 +29.16% 1
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) User Experience
3 26 (63.41%) Customer Insight
4 23 (56.10%) Ethnography
4 23 (56.10%) Usability Testing
4 23 (56.10%) Market Research
4 23 (56.10%) Psychology
4 23 (56.10%) Human Factors
5 22 (53.66%) Service Design
6 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
7 11 (26.83%) Rapid Prototyping
7 11 (26.83%) HTML
7 11 (26.83%) CSS
8 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.76%) User Stories
8 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
9 3 (7.32%) ITIL
9 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
10 2 (4.88%) MS Project
10 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
10 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
11 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
11 1 (2.44%) Data Analytics
11 1 (2.44%) Business Transformation

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) User Researcher
2 16 (39.02%) User Experience Researcher
3 11 (26.83%) Designer
4 10 (24.39%) UX Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Data Scientist
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (2.44%) Mobile Project Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Web Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) CSS
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 28 (68.29%) User Experience
2 23 (56.10%) Psychology
3 20 (48.78%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (63.41%) Customer Insight
3 23 (56.10%) Ethnography
3 23 (56.10%) Human Factors
3 23 (56.10%) Market Research
3 23 (56.10%) Usability Testing
4 22 (53.66%) Service Design
5 11 (26.83%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) User Stories
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.44%) Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.44%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Java
1 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) APMP
2 1 (2.44%) HND
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.44%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle
1 1 (2.44%) Red Hat