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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 30 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.52% 1.96% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.67% 10.87% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £328 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £418 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +34.37%

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
75 92 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.97% 18.04% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 62 51
Median daily rate £425 £323 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.78% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £180 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Sheffield +5 15 £425 +8.97% 10
Doncaster - 3 £213 - 1
Barnsley - 2 £388 - 2
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) User Experience
3 30 (58.82%) Psychology
4 29 (56.86%) Service Design
5 28 (54.90%) Cognitive Psychology
6 20 (39.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (35.29%) Human Factors
7 18 (35.29%) Anthropology
7 18 (35.29%) Sociology
8 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
9 12 (23.53%) Usability Testing
10 11 (21.57%) Prototyping
10 11 (21.57%) Front End Development
11 10 (19.61%) Guerrilla Testing
11 10 (19.61%) Guerrilla Research
11 10 (19.61%) User Stories
11 10 (19.61%) Market Research
12 8 (15.69%) HTML
13 7 (13.73%) Web Development
14 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
14 6 (11.76%) Scrum
15 5 (9.80%) CSS
15 5 (9.80%) ITIL
15 5 (9.80%) Unix
15 5 (9.80%) Linux
16 4 (7.84%) OOP
16 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
16 4 (7.84%) Internet
16 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
16 4 (7.84%) SUSE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (1.96%) IIS
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) NAS
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MySQL
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) QlikView
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Gradle
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) JUnit
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) Mockito
1 1 (1.96%) Spock
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.92%) Banking
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) User Researcher
2 10 (19.61%) Senior User Researcher
3 5 (9.80%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Designer
4 4 (7.84%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Unix Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) AIX Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.88%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 3 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) Symfony Developer
5 3 (5.88%) User Experience Researcher
6 2 (3.92%) Digital User Researcher
6 2 (3.92%) Interaction Designer
6 2 (3.92%) UX Designer
7 1 (1.96%) OBIEE Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (5.88%) Laravel
3 3 (5.88%) RESTful
3 3 (5.88%) Symfony
4 1 (1.96%) .NET
4 1 (1.96%) CSS3
4 1 (1.96%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.96%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.96%) HTML5
4 1 (1.96%) JDBC
4 1 (1.96%) jQuery
4 1 (1.96%) Meteor
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) XML
4 1 (1.96%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
1 5 (9.80%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) SUSE
3 3 (5.88%) AIX
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Solaris
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) Psychology
3 29 (56.86%) Service Design
4 28 (54.90%) Cognitive Psychology
5 20 (39.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (35.29%) Anthropology
6 18 (35.29%) Human Factors
6 18 (35.29%) Sociology
7 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
8 12 (23.53%) Usability Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Front End Development
9 11 (21.57%) Prototyping
10 10 (19.61%) Guerrilla Research
10 10 (19.61%) Guerrilla Testing
10 10 (19.61%) Market Research
10 10 (19.61%) User Stories
11 7 (13.73%) Web Development
12 6 (11.76%) Scrum
13 5 (9.80%) ITIL
14 4 (7.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (3.92%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) ECMAScript
4 1 (1.96%) ES6
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) Korn
4 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCP
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) FATCA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) Solace
3 1 (1.96%) VMware