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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 20 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 6.45% 5.56% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.45% 41.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£285 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +68.75%
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
22 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.19% 13.33% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Average daily rate £375 £278 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -45.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

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 29 May 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 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
2 10 (45.45%) IBM
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) J2EE
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Android
5 6 (27.27%) iPad
5 6 (27.27%) User Experience
6 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
6 5 (22.73%) Retail
6 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
6 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
6 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
7 4 (18.18%) PMI
7 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL
7 4 (18.18%) SQL
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) OO
7 4 (18.18%) Xcode
7 4 (18.18%) Objective-C

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (22.73%) WebSphere
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) WorkSite
3 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) Drupal
4 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
1 3 (13.64%) WAN
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (4.55%) DB2
4 1 (4.55%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Xcode
2 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Architect
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) J2EE
2 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) HTML5
3 4 (18.18%) iOS SDK
3 4 (18.18%) CSS3
3 4 (18.18%) PhoneGap
3 4 (18.18%) Android SDK
3 4 (18.18%) Worklight
4 2 (9.09%) LAMP
4 2 (9.09%) XHTML
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) Symfony
4 2 (9.09%) JSTL
4 2 (9.09%) SAP PI
4 2 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) iPad
1 6 (27.27%) User Experience
2 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
3 4 (18.18%) PMI
3 4 (18.18%) iPhone
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) W3C
5 2 (9.09%) PKI
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
6 1 (4.55%) DataPower
6 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) Android Development
3 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Development
4 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Data Analytics
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.64%) Process Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Java
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) IBM
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 2 (9.09%) Metastorm
4 2 (9.09%) Nintex
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Lotus
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