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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 21 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.76% 2.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -30.23%
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
46 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 34.85% 20.65% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 18
Average daily rate £265 £350 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 1 - -
Ludlow - - - -
Shrewsbury - - - -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
2 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (16.67%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate
1 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate Software Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) WPF
1 4 (66.67%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) HND
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects