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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 34 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.40% 2.37% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 15.52% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Average daily rate
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£315 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £648 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £24.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+39.58% -23.80%
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
65 58 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.26% 15.30% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 30
Average daily rate £350 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.65 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.59% +60.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 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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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 +7 2 £350 +4.47% 10
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Series 60
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) AIX

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) UML Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Series 60
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
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