The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 40 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.28% 3.00% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 8.75% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £285 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £315 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -12.69%
Degree
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 80 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.71% 34.33% 29.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 45 29
Average daily rate £373 £333 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.03% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £733 £400 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.40 £20.06 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.45% +48.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Bath +2 3 £350 +16.66% 14
Bridgwater - - - - 1
Clevedon - - - - 1
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - - 2
Yeovil - - - - 1
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) LESS
2 1 (20.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
Somerset
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 30-35 Per Hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £33 per hour + DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 21 days ago