The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 42 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 30 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.22% 4.10% 6.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.31% 12.70% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 15
Average daily rate £360 £375 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +67.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
196 126 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.57% 32.31% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 74 88
Average daily rate £350 £338 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +37.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Average hourly rate £20.68 £14.80 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.69% -40.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £11.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £16.16 £27.50
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 27 £368 -2.00% 31
North Shields - 2 - -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Mentoring
3 25 (34.25%) Psychology
3 25 (34.25%) Market Research
4 24 (32.88%) Human Factors
5 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (31.51%) Ethnography
6 21 (28.77%) Java
6 21 (28.77%) Usability Testing
7 20 (27.40%) User Experience
7 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
7 20 (27.40%) Finance
8 19 (26.03%) Test Scripting
9 18 (24.66%) Relational Database
10 17 (23.29%) Web Services
11 16 (21.92%) RDBMS
12 15 (20.55%) Oracle
12 15 (20.55%) Manufacturing
13 14 (19.18%) SDLC
13 14 (19.18%) Integration Testing
14 12 (16.44%) OCAJ
14 12 (16.44%) Java SE
14 12 (16.44%) Java EE
14 12 (16.44%) Java EE 5
14 12 (16.44%) Mobile App
14 12 (16.44%) OCP
14 12 (16.44%) OCA
14 12 (16.44%) Oracle Certification
15 10 (13.70%) Customer Insight
15 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) Confluence
2 1 (1.37%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Firewall
1 3 (4.11%) LAN
1 3 (4.11%) WAN
2 2 (2.74%) VPN
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.37%) LDAP
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
3 1 (1.37%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.66%) Relational Database
3 16 (21.92%) RDBMS
4 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
5 4 (5.48%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.48%) Subversion
2 3 (4.11%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.74%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
4 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 15 (20.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) User Researcher
2 22 (30.14%) Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Digital User Researcher
5 6 (8.22%) Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) User Experience Researcher
7 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Programmer
9 2 (2.74%) Scrum Master
9 2 (2.74%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.74%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Unix Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) Web Programmer
10 1 (1.37%) ERP Project Manager
10 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.29%) Web Services
2 12 (16.44%) Java EE
2 12 (16.44%) Java EE 5
2 12 (16.44%) Java SE
3 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 5 (6.85%) SOAP
3 5 (6.85%) XML
4 4 (5.48%) JAX-RS
4 4 (5.48%) JSON
4 4 (5.48%) REST
4 4 (5.48%) Spring
4 4 (5.48%) XSLT
5 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 2 (2.74%) Ajax
6 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.74%) Flash
6 2 (2.74%) HTML5
6 2 (2.74%) Middleware
7 1 (1.37%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.25%) Psychology
2 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (27.40%) User Experience
4 12 (16.44%) Mobile App
5 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) HACMP
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.37%) Online Gambling
7 1 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
7 1 (1.37%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
7 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Unix
2 2 (2.74%) AIX
2 2 (2.74%) Solaris
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) Mentoring
3 25 (34.25%) Market Research
4 24 (32.88%) Human Factors
5 23 (31.51%) Ethnography
6 21 (28.77%) Usability Testing
7 19 (26.03%) Test Scripting
8 14 (19.18%) Integration Testing
8 14 (19.18%) SDLC
9 10 (13.70%) Customer Insight
10 9 (12.33%) Automated Testing
11 8 (10.96%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (10.96%) Project Management
11 8 (10.96%) Risk Analysis
11 8 (10.96%) Scrum
11 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
11 8 (10.96%) Test Strategy
12 7 (9.59%) ITIL
13 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
14 5 (6.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) Java
2 7 (9.59%) SQL
3 4 (5.48%) Jython
4 3 (4.11%) C#
4 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.74%) C
5 2 (2.74%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) COBOL
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
5 2 (2.74%) PL/1
5 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) OCA
1 12 (16.44%) OCAJ
1 12 (16.44%) OCP
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.48%) OCPJP
4 4 (5.48%) OCPJWCD
5 2 (2.74%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.37%) CBAP
6 1 (1.37%) IIBA
6 1 (1.37%) ISEB
6 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.37%) MCSE
6 1 (1.37%) MCTS
6 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) GPFS
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
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