The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Southampton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 24 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.71% 4.85% 5.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.38% 20.97% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
Average daily rate £300 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £13.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 62 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.16% 23.13% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 38 45
Average daily rate £335 £305 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.63 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% +45.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
Hampshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
4 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 7 (21.21%) Banking
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) PHP
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) .NET
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.18%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.18%) ISO 9001
6 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) ISEB
6 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (15.15%) ETL
6 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (15.15%) C
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 5 (15.15%) VB
6 5 (15.15%) Java
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (15.15%) Replication
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
7 4 (12.12%) Mathematics

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) JMeter
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (21.21%) Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Electronics
5 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) DBA
3 5 (15.15%) SQL DBA
3 5 (15.15%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Applications Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Help Desk Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
1 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
3 2 (6.06%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (6.06%) Sass
3 2 (6.06%) LESS
3 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.06%) D3.js
3 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.06%) Ember.js
3 2 (6.06%) Underscore.js
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Replication
3 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.09%) Physics
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) Kindle
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.03%) PMI
6 1 (3.03%) PKI
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
6 1 (3.03%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.15%) ETL
3 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) System Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) PHP
2 6 (18.18%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) C
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) VB
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (3.03%) ECMAScript
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.03%) VCP5
5 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) CCNA
5 1 (3.03%) HNC
5 1 (3.03%) HND
5 1 (3.03%) Postgraduate
5 1 (3.03%) MCSE
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) Guidewire
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe
3 1 (3.03%) Intel
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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