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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 52 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.98% 1.12% 2.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.28% 5.56% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Average daily rate
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£420 £200 £429
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -53.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £200 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+103.17% -48.36%
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
151 36 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 27.21% 20.11% 36.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 13 75
Average daily rate £365 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £400 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £13.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £13.00 £14.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 29 September 2014.

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 29 September 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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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 -30 11 £420 +110.00% 13
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
Sunderland - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
Degree
North East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 6 (28.57%) User Experience
4 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Customer Insight
4 5 (23.81%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
5 4 (19.05%) Psychology
5 4 (19.05%) Human Factors
5 4 (19.05%) Usability Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Market Research
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) UX Designer
1 5 (23.81%) Designer
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) GWT
4 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
4 1 (4.76%) AppFabric
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) WF
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 6 (28.57%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Psychology
2 4 (19.05%) Human Factors
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.76%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) Solaris
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Customer Insight
2 5 (23.81%) Rapid Prototyping
3 4 (19.05%) Usability Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Market Research
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) IIBA
3 1 (4.76%) CBAP
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
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