The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 40 20 36
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.79% 5.11% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.80% 35.19% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £134 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £348 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -8.33%
Degree
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.90% 14.52% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 19 29
Average daily rate £300 £264 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.85% -17.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £370 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
Average hourly rate £11.75 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £18.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
Sheffield -13 3 £375 +30.20% 12
Barnsley - - - - 2
Doncaster - - - - 5
Rotherham - - - - 2
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
3 1 (11.11%) SPSS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
1 1 (11.11%) Stata
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) DataStage
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Physics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 1 (11.11%) Infor