The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Yorkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 32 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.95% 3.63% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 19.64% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate
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£280 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.41% -10.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.61% -27.85%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 56 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.30% 18.48% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 28
Average daily rate £350 £335 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £44.30 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.13% +92.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £27.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £47.49 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
Yorkshire

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
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 25 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 9
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) WordPress
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) NHS
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Series 60
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (30.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Coordinator
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Website Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Series 60
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) SEO
2 3 (30.00%) Content Management
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CIPD
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) BMC