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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 40 47 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.05% 0.29% 4.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.96% 0.65% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
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£275 £450 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +34.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.53 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +39.68%
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
67 153 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 22.95% 43.97% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 124 33
Average daily rate £350 £408 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +20.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £519 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 1
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 2 September 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 - 3 £275 - 7
Yeovil - 2 - - 1
Taunton - 1 - - 5
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) GIS
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Web Design
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Information Management
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) Wiki
3 3 (27.27%) ReSharper
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) ReSharper
2 2 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Author
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Author
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Technician
3 1 (9.09%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) HTML5
2 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
2 3 (27.27%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) STL
3 2 (18.18%) MFC
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) GIS
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) DTV
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
1 3 (27.27%) Content Management
1 3 (27.27%) Information Management
1 3 (27.27%) Web Design
1 3 (27.27%) Web Development
1 3 (27.27%) User Stories
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) Use Case
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) UML
2 2 (18.18%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) CommVault
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £350.00 per annum + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago