The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 17 12 29
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.49% 9.17% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.50% 66.67% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +17.27%
Degree
Hertfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.79% 13.76% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £413 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
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 Watford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Force.com
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Boomi
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) PMP
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) MBA
5 1 (11.11%) Process Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Boomi
1 2 (22.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Graduate
1 3 (33.33%) Trainee
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) HR Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Payroll Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Records Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MBA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
1 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Dell
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) iManage
3 1 (11.11%) VMware