The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 29 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.82% 4.64% 8.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.31% 16.48% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Average daily rate £413 £350 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £236 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
156 91 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.86% 28.17% 43.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 50 68
Average daily rate £375 £338 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 14
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.83 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% +9.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.33 £11.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.70 £26.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
Wales

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Degree
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -11 14 £420 +5.00% 11
Newport -7 8 £388 +40.90% 5
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 3
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - -
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) UML
3 11 (27.50%) Project Management
4 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (20.00%) J2EE
7 7 (17.50%) MS Project
7 7 (17.50%) MS Office
7 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (15.00%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (15.00%) Java EE
8 6 (15.00%) Spring Web Flow
8 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (15.00%) JPA
8 6 (15.00%) Mobile Commerce
8 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (15.00%) Scrum
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Spring
8 6 (15.00%) Maven
8 6 (15.00%) SOAP
8 6 (15.00%) Struts
8 6 (15.00%) Web Services
8 6 (15.00%) Ant
8 6 (15.00%) JUnit
8 6 (15.00%) Java
8 6 (15.00%) TestDirector
8 6 (15.00%) OO
8 6 (15.00%) JMS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (7.50%) SAS
1 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Project
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) Final Cut Pro
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Apache Ivy
1 6 (15.00%) Maven
1 6 (15.00%) Ant
1 6 (15.00%) JUnit
1 6 (15.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Welsh Language
5 1 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Lead Architect
3 6 (15.00%) Java Team Leader
3 6 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 6 (15.00%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Digital Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Excel Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Change Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Broadcast Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Information Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) J2EE
2 6 (15.00%) Java EE
2 6 (15.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 6 (15.00%) JPA
2 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (15.00%) Spring
2 6 (15.00%) SOAP
2 6 (15.00%) Struts
2 6 (15.00%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) JMS
3 4 (10.00%) CSS
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) DHTML
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) XSLT
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (12.50%) AS400
4 4 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (7.50%) iSeries
5 3 (7.50%) Psychology
5 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Economics
5 3 (7.50%) Statistics
6 2 (5.00%) CESG
6 2 (5.00%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (5.00%) SCADA
6 2 (5.00%) RMADS
7 1 (2.50%) Physics
7 1 (2.50%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) AIX
1 3 (7.50%) OS/400
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) UML
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
4 6 (15.00%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) OO
5 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) User Stories
6 3 (7.50%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.50%) Market Research
6 3 (7.50%) Usability Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.50%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Content Management
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) RPG
3 3 (7.50%) COBOL
3 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) HNC
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) MCSE
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) PhD
3 1 (2.50%) CCA
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CISSP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) HND
3 1 (2.50%) MCAD
3 1 (2.50%) MCSD
3 1 (2.50%) CISM
3 1 (2.50%) CEH
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Solvency II
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.50%) GAMP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) XenApp
1 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Apple
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco
2 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Planview
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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