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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 25 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.17% 9.16% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.86% 75.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.53 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% +39.68%
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
7 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.07% 12.21% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Average daily rate £400 £270 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -26.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 2 September 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (46.67%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (40.00%) Change Control
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) IBM
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
6 4 (26.67%) Process Management
6 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) VPN
6 4 (26.67%) J2EE
6 4 (26.67%) Big Data

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) WorkSite
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (13.33%) LiveLink
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Agresso
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
1 4 (26.67%) VPN
1 4 (26.67%) MPLS
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Intranet
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) SAP PI
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.67%) Sass
3 1 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) PMI
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) W3C
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (26.67%) Quality Management
4 4 (26.67%) Process Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
6 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) XenServer
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Nintex
5 2 (13.33%) Metastorm
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Lotus