The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.92% 6.52% 5.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 12.50% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Degree
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 40.38% 52.17% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £305 £310 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.61% -31.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (66.67%) Validation
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Cygwin
2 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 4 (44.44%) ANSI C
3 4 (44.44%) SpaceWire
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Avionics
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Doxygen
4 3 (33.33%) C++
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) ECSS
4 3 (33.33%) GCC
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Kinematics
5 2 (22.22%) OpenCV
5 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Signal Processing
5 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (22.22%) Kinematics
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Doxygen
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SpaceWire
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) ClearCase
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (33.33%) GCC
3 2 (22.22%) Bugzilla
3 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Emacs
4 1 (11.11%) NetBeans
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Avionics
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Python Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Validation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Validation Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (22.22%) OpenCV
1 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) Qt
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Mechatronics
3 2 (22.22%) Robotics
3 2 (22.22%) VHDL
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 6 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
3 2 (22.22%) CMMI
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Signal Processing
3 2 (22.22%) SysML
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) ANSI C
2 4 (44.44%) C
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ECSS
2 1 (11.11%) GLP
2 1 (11.11%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat