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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 45 22 17
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.05% 1.48% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.49% 9.09% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £240 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.12 - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
71 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.67% 16.30% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 26
Median daily rate £475 £339 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.22% +35.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £272 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £25.12 £13.06 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.41% -39.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

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
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 30 July 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 -18 11 - -
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Customer Insight
2 19 (67.86%) User Experience
3 15 (53.57%) Psychology
3 15 (53.57%) Human Factors
3 15 (53.57%) Usability Testing
3 15 (53.57%) Market Research
3 15 (53.57%) Ethnography
4 14 (50.00%) Service Design
4 14 (50.00%) Guerrilla Research
4 14 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
5 6 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
5 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (10.71%) Siemens NX
7 3 (10.71%) PTC Creo
7 3 (10.71%) CAD
7 3 (10.71%) PLM
7 3 (10.71%) PDM
7 3 (10.71%) Teamcenter
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.71%) MS Office
7 3 (10.71%) SAP
7 3 (10.71%) HNC
7 3 (10.71%) HND

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 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (10.71%) PTC Creo
1 3 (10.71%) Siemens NX
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Pentaho
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) User Researcher
2 13 (46.43%) User Experience Researcher
3 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 6 (21.43%) UX Designer
4 3 (10.71%) Trainer
5 2 (7.14%) Digital User Researcher
6 1 (3.57%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) CSS
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) User Experience
2 15 (53.57%) Psychology
3 14 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (67.86%) Customer Insight
3 15 (53.57%) Ethnography
3 15 (53.57%) Human Factors
3 15 (53.57%) Market Research
3 15 (53.57%) Usability Testing
4 14 (50.00%) Guerrilla Research
4 14 (50.00%) Service Design
5 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
5 6 (21.43%) Rapid Prototyping
6 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) CAD
7 3 (10.71%) PDM
7 3 (10.71%) PLM
7 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.57%) ITIL
9 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) HNC
1 3 (10.71%) HND
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat