The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 42 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 12 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.20% 3.28% 2.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.89% 11.92% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 8
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +17.18%
Degree
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
152 193 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.84% 27.49% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 126 123
Median daily rate £375 £389 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% +5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £215 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £460 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £83.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+295.23% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +15 10 £488 +50.00% 10
Newport +6 1 £300 -25.00% 7
Degree
Wales

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) NHS
3 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) Information Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) Informatics
4 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) VMware

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) BGP
2 1 (5.88%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) HSRP
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) TACACS
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Product Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Head of Operations
3 1 (5.88%) Information Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Migration Architect
3 1 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) HTML5
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) NHS
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Informatics
3 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Statistics
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
5 1 (5.88%) Economics
5 1 (5.88%) Life Science
5 1 (5.88%) Physics
5 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Information Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
5 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
6 1 (5.88%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
1 1 (5.88%) R
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSD
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) NetApp
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) F5
South Wales
Mortimer Spinks
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