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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 28 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.23% 5.96% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 36.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £208 £420 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.59% +46.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £360 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £420 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £386 £368
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-32.43% +15.62%
Degree
West Midlands

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
30 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.39% 16.56% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 8
Median daily rate £420 £333 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 £17.24 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.82% -9.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stoke-on-Trent -7 3 £285 -32.14% 4
Degree
West Midlands

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 3 (18.75%) Games
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) QlikView
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Informatics
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Game Development
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering

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 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) QlikView
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SSIS Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) EDI
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (18.75%) Informatics
1 3 (18.75%) NHS
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Use Case
2 3 (18.75%) Wireframes
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Game Development
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft