The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 19 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.15% 4.23% 8.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.26% 30.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate £325 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £385 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £385 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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 Solihull region.

Qualifications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 30.71% 14.08% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Average daily rate £419 £382 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.54% +42.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) MS Project
5 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (13.33%) OO

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Project
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Process Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) PMO Planner
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) JDBC
1 1 (6.67%) Lucene
1 1 (6.67%) Memcached
1 1 (6.67%) ODBC
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Copywriting
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
2 1 (6.67%) Economics
2 1 (6.67%) Linked Data
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Semantic Web
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) SPARQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP