The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 25 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.05% 5.00% 7.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.65% 23.33% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Average daily rate
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- £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -15.38%
Degree
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
34 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.26% 21.43% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 26
Average daily rate £425 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -1 6 - - 8
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (30.77%) MVVM
4 4 (30.77%) Reactive Extensions
4 4 (30.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (30.77%) MCITP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) Spotfire
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (23.08%) OLAP
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) CRM Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) MI Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) Reactive Extensions
2 4 (30.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) MVVM
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Data Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Test Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CRISC
2 2 (15.38%) CISSP
2 2 (15.38%) CISA
2 2 (15.38%) CISM
2 2 (15.38%) HND
2 2 (15.38%) GIAC
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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