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 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 33 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.99% 2.21% 2.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 5.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.76% +8.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £31.50 £21.96
% change year-on-year
-0.19% +43.44%
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
31 60 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 15.27% 44.12% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 14
Average daily rate £280 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £105 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £535
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 £13.06 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.53%

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 April 2015. 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 - 2 £300 - 2
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Change and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) B2B
1 1 (33.33%) B2C
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Omniture
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Sitecore