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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 24 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.54% 6.54% 1.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.00% 46.67% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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£420 £320 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -26.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £9.63 £9.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.98 £15.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+93.38% -47.45%
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
50 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.25% 14.02% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 18 31
Average daily rate £400 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £380 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £9.63 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.84% -54.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.63 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +3 3 £375 -20.21% 4
Newmarket - - - -
Stowmarket - - - -
Woodbridge - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - - 4
Felixstowe - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (33.33%) Information Management
3 11 (33.33%) Document Management
3 11 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 11 (33.33%) .NET
3 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (30.30%) EDRMS
4 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
5 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (27.27%) CRM
5 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 9 (27.27%) XML
5 9 (27.27%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 9 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (27.27%) MCITP
5 9 (27.27%) WCF
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (24.24%) MVVM
6 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (24.24%) Use Case
6 8 (24.24%) Reactive Extensions
6 8 (24.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 8 (24.24%) Workflow
6 8 (24.24%) SOAP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (60.61%) SharePoint
2 12 (36.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) EDRMS
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.09%) Electronics
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 12 (36.36%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 11 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (30.30%) Developer
6 8 (24.24%) CRM Developer
7 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
8 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (9.09%) Business Systems Manager
9 3 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
9 3 (9.09%) Business Manager
9 3 (9.09%) Java Engineer
9 3 (9.09%) Systems Manager
9 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
10 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
10 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) XML
2 9 (27.27%) WCF
3 8 (24.24%) Reactive Extensions
3 8 (24.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 8 (24.24%) SOAP
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (33.33%) Information Management
1 11 (33.33%) Document Management
1 11 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (27.27%) TDD
2 9 (27.27%) CRM
2 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 8 (24.24%) Workflow
3 8 (24.24%) UML
3 8 (24.24%) Use Case
3 8 (24.24%) MVVM
4 5 (15.15%) Information Assurance
4 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
5 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C#
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (27.27%) MCITP
2 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) HND
4 2 (6.06%) CISSP
4 2 (6.06%) CISA
4 2 (6.06%) CISM
4 2 (6.06%) GIAC
4 2 (6.06%) CRISC
5 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Sun
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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