The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / West Midlands
Rank 31 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 124 110 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.22% 4.21% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.49% 21.24% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 63 34
Median daily rate £412 £380 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £25.00 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -17.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £13.70 £13.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.62 £44.40 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +36.76%

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
451 518 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.00% 19.85% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 277 210
Median daily rate £375 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 55
Median hourly rate £20.88 £15.93 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.08% -45.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.75 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Degree
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Warwickshire +11 36 £425 +10.38% 8
Coventry +3 28 £475 +46.15% 6
Birmingham +3 24 £313 -32.43% 31
Shropshire +7 7 £350 - 7
Worcestershire +1 3 £225 - 10
Staffordshire -2 3 £300 -18.91% 4
Solihull -4 2 - - 2
Walsall - 2 £403 -
Dudley - 2 £103 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Degree.

1 68 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (24.21%) Computer Science
3 57 (22.62%) Project Management
4 49 (19.44%) User Experience
5 43 (17.06%) ITIL
6 42 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 42 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 41 (16.27%) PRINCE2
8 39 (15.48%) Finance
9 35 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
10 34 (13.49%) SQL
11 32 (12.70%) Scrum
12 30 (11.90%) Migration
12 30 (11.90%) Analytics
13 29 (11.51%) Security Cleared
14 27 (10.71%) HTML
15 26 (10.32%) CSS
15 26 (10.32%) Telecoms
16 25 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 25 (9.92%) Psychology
17 24 (9.52%) Windows
18 22 (8.73%) SC Cleared
18 22 (8.73%) Mentoring
19 21 (8.33%) Change Management
19 21 (8.33%) Automotive
20 20 (7.94%) Linux
20 20 (7.94%) Mobile App
21 19 (7.54%) Prototyping
21 19 (7.54%) Oracle
21 19 (7.54%) MS Excel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.17%) Apache
2 6 (2.38%) IIS
2 6 (2.38%) SAS
3 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.59%) JBoss
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.40%) ArchestrA
7 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.40%) MindAlign
7 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.97%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.38%) MS Office
3 6 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.19%) Camtasia
5 3 (1.19%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.79%) MS Project
6 2 (0.79%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.40%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.40%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.40%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.54%) Network Security
2 16 (6.35%) LAN
3 14 (5.56%) Internet
4 8 (3.17%) Firewall
5 6 (2.38%) HTTP
5 6 (2.38%) SAN
6 5 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.59%) DNS
7 4 (1.59%) WLAN
8 3 (1.19%) GoToMeeting
8 3 (1.19%) Intranet
8 3 (1.19%) WAN
8 3 (1.19%) Wireless
9 2 (0.79%) 802.11
9 2 (0.79%) BGP
9 2 (0.79%) EIGRP
9 2 (0.79%) Frame Relay
9 2 (0.79%) MPLS
9 2 (0.79%) OSPF
9 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.57%) Big Data
1 9 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (2.38%) MySQL
3 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.59%) DB2
4 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.59%) QlikView
4 4 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.19%) Power BI
6 2 (0.79%) DataStage
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.79%) QualityStage
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.19%) JIRA
2 3 (1.19%) Maven
3 2 (0.79%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.79%) Selenium
3 2 (0.79%) Subversion
3 2 (0.79%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.40%) MSI
4 1 (0.40%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.40%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.40%) VersionOne
General
1 39 (15.48%) Finance
2 26 (10.32%) Telecoms
3 21 (8.33%) Automotive
4 19 (7.54%) Manufacturing
5 18 (7.14%) Electronics
6 11 (4.37%) Banking
7 8 (3.17%) Marketing
8 7 (2.78%) Retail
9 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.19%) Advertising
10 3 (1.19%) Games
11 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.79%) German Language
11 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Legal
12 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.40%) Law
12 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (18.25%) Analyst
2 23 (9.13%) Developer
2 23 (9.13%) Project Manager
3 21 (8.33%) Designer
4 20 (7.94%) Architect
4 20 (7.94%) User Researcher
5 16 (6.35%) Business Analyst
6 14 (5.56%) Consultant
7 10 (3.97%) Data Analyst
7 10 (3.97%) Service Analyst
8 9 (3.57%) Digital User Researcher
8 9 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.17%) Data Centre Analyst
9 8 (3.17%) UX Designer
10 7 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (2.38%) Finance Business Analyst
11 6 (2.38%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (2.38%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.38%) Transformation Manager
12 5 (1.98%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.71%) HTML
2 26 (10.32%) CSS
3 10 (3.97%) .NET
4 8 (3.17%) AngularJS
5 5 (1.98%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.98%) Web Services
6 4 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.59%) jQuery
6 4 (1.59%) React
6 4 (1.59%) XML
7 3 (1.19%) Express
7 3 (1.19%) Java EE
7 3 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (1.19%) MEAN Stack
7 3 (1.19%) Node.js
7 3 (1.19%) Polymer
7 3 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.79%) J2EE
8 2 (0.79%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.21%) Computer Science
2 49 (19.44%) User Experience
3 42 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 35 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (7.94%) Mobile App
6 19 (7.54%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.78%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.98%) FMCG
9 4 (1.59%) Life Science
10 3 (1.19%) CLARiiON
10 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.19%) Infotainment
10 3 (1.19%) NHS
10 3 (1.19%) Robotics
10 3 (1.19%) Symmetrix DMX
11 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.79%) Cyber Attack
11 2 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.52%) Windows
2 20 (7.94%) Linux
3 13 (5.16%) Unix
4 7 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.98%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.19%) Debian
6 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.79%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.40%) Solaris
8 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.62%) Project Management
3 43 (17.06%) ITIL
4 41 (16.27%) PRINCE2
5 32 (12.70%) Scrum
6 30 (11.90%) Analytics
6 30 (11.90%) Migration
7 25 (9.92%) Psychology
7 25 (9.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (8.73%) Mentoring
9 21 (8.33%) Change Management
10 19 (7.54%) Prototyping
10 19 (7.54%) Usability Testing
11 18 (7.14%) PRINCE
11 18 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
11 18 (7.14%) Service Design
12 17 (6.75%) Customer Requirements
12 17 (6.75%) Mathematics
13 14 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.56%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.49%) SQL
2 11 (4.37%) Java
3 10 (3.97%) Python
4 9 (3.57%) C#
4 9 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.17%) C
6 5 (1.98%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.19%) C++
8 3 (1.19%) Perl
8 3 (1.19%) R
9 2 (0.79%) VBA
10 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.40%) PHP
10 1 (0.40%) Ruby
10 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (11.51%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.73%) SC Cleared
3 17 (6.75%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (5.16%) BICSI Certification
5 13 (5.16%) BICSI RCDD
6 12 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.78%) PMP
7 7 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.19%) ISEB
10 2 (0.79%) CCDA
10 2 (0.79%) CCDP
10 2 (0.79%) CCIE
10 2 (0.79%) CCNA
10 2 (0.79%) CCNP
10 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.79%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (0.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.37%) SLA
2 9 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.38%) QA
4 5 (1.98%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.59%) GMP
6 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.40%) Basel II
7 1 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.98%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.19%) SRDF
3 3 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.19%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.40%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.40%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.40%) Ansible
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) Kibana
2 1 (0.40%) logstash
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
2 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.54%) Oracle
3 14 (5.56%) HP
4 12 (4.76%) IBM
4 12 (4.76%) VMware
5 7 (2.78%) Cisco
6 6 (2.38%) NetApp
6 6 (2.38%) SAP
7 5 (1.98%) Adobe
7 5 (1.98%) Dell
7 5 (1.98%) Informatica
7 5 (1.98%) Tableau
7 5 (1.98%) Veritas
8 4 (1.59%) EMC
8 4 (1.59%) Teradata
9 3 (1.19%) 3PAR
9 3 (1.19%) CommVault
9 3 (1.19%) Google
10 2 (0.79%) AirMagnet
10 2 (0.79%) Brocade
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago