The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - - 15.00%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate
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- - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -45.61%
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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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Qualifications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.44% 25.81% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 14
Average daily rate - £260 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) SEO
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Document Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe
4 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (20.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Development Team Leader
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) MXML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) WURFL
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) AccuRev