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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 17 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.33% 5.88% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 66.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £370 £316 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.11% -19.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
Staffordshire

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
4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 9.30% 8.82% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate £401 £316 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +17.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Online Games
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft