The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 40 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.47% 6.35% 3.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.42% 22.09% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 0
Average daily rate
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£360 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.37% -24.60%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
48 86 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.16% 28.76% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 47 9
Average daily rate £375 £384 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £194 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 3
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -31.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.96 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £25.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) DVB
4 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) MS Project
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Meru Networks
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) TeamSite
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Project
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DVB
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) UPnP
2 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) XSL
1 1 (6.67%) POSIX
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Streaming Video
2 1 (6.67%) STB
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) MPEG
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Code Coverage
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
4 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) HNC
2 1 (6.67%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) Postgraduate
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Juniper
1 1 (6.67%) Meru Networks
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