The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
UK / Wales
Rank 42 59 41
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing Degree 23 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.65% 2.18% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.96% 8.72% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 12
Median daily rate £195 £323 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.53% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £258 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
231 149 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 36.67% 24.96% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 110 102
Median daily rate £400 £321 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.51% -28.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £437 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 13
Median hourly rate £46.00 £47.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +190.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £25.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 12 £190 -41.08% 17
West Wales -7 10 £281 -37.55% 3
Degree
UK

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (37.21%) Service Management
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.26%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.93%) Java
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle
5 8 (18.60%) Apache
5 8 (18.60%) Spring
5 8 (18.60%) Maven
5 8 (18.60%) Informatics
5 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
5 8 (18.60%) DevOps
6 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (16.28%) ITSM
6 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
6 7 (16.28%) ISEB
6 7 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (13.95%) NHS
7 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
7 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
8 5 (11.63%) VMware
8 5 (11.63%) Information Security
8 5 (11.63%) EXIN
8 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (11.63%) Windows

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) SAS
3 2 (4.65%) ArcGIS
3 2 (4.65%) ArcSDE
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.65%) JCAPS
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Stata
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.33%) BGP
3 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.33%) HSRP
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) TACACS
3 1 (2.33%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) GIS
4 2 (4.65%) Spatial Data
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
1 8 (18.60%) Maven
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.65%) Local Government
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Analyst
1 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (16.28%) Java Engineer
1 7 (16.28%) Operations Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Developer
2 5 (11.63%) Service Management Specialist
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Product Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Spring
2 5 (11.63%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.65%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (4.65%) XML Schema
3 2 (4.65%) XSD
3 2 (4.65%) XSLT
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.33%) COM
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Informatics
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
3 6 (13.95%) NHS
4 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.30%) Statistics
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (2.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Service Management
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
4 8 (18.60%) DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) ITSM
6 6 (13.95%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.95%) Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Information Security
8 4 (9.30%) Information Management
8 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) Change Control
9 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.98%) ETL
10 2 (4.65%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.65%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) Java
3 4 (9.30%) R
4 3 (6.98%) C#
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) VB
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ISEB
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.63%) EXIN
3 3 (6.98%) Postgraduate
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) CISM
4 2 (4.65%) CISSP
4 2 (4.65%) GIAC
4 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.33%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) MCSD
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PhD
5 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PMP
5 1 (2.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) HL7
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) SAP
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) NetApp
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 2 (4.65%) ESRI
6 2 (4.65%) Fiorano
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) InterSystems
7 1 (2.33%) F5
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