The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 19 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.33% 4.20% 3.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 26.09% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £300 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +3.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £95.00 - -
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 Staffordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 12.22% 16.08% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 20
Median daily rate £300 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.04% -5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £95.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+458.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Stafford -2 1 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -3 1 £350 -5.40%
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
4 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
4 2 (18.18%) Mobile Computing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Change Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF Architect
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) React
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) ArchiMate
4 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
4 2 (18.18%) BPMN
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Use Case
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) Coverity