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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 6.38% 4.76% 14.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.54% 14.29% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
Degree
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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 Stevenage region.

Qualifications Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 55.32% 33.33% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Average daily rate £313 £450 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £400 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -15.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £20.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.55 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) CMMI
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (20.00%) RANCID
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) TACACS
1 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Quality Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) CMMI
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper