The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 July 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 17 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 53 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 7.84% 4.93% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.86% 20.16% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 9
Median daily rate £365 £323 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.17% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £383 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £34.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -2.57%
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
140 124 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.71% 24.46% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 70 56
Median daily rate £407 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £120 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £21.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Degree
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crawley +9 16 £371 +19.75% 6
Gatwick - 16 £365 -
Worthing -4 9 £438 -20.45%
Burgess Hill - 5 £310 - 2
Chichester - 2 £238 -
East Grinstead - 2 £350 -
Horsham -7 1 - - 7
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Degree.

1 61 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.24%) Computer Science
3 34 (32.38%) User Experience
4 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (20.95%) HTML
5 22 (20.95%) CSS
6 21 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 19 (18.10%) Market Research
7 19 (18.10%) Psychology
8 18 (17.14%) Service Design
9 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
10 16 (15.24%) Usability Testing
10 16 (15.24%) Human Factors
10 16 (15.24%) Ethnography
11 14 (13.33%) User Stories
11 14 (13.33%) SQL
12 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
12 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
12 13 (12.38%) Windows
12 13 (12.38%) Finance
12 13 (12.38%) Rapid Prototyping
12 13 (12.38%) Prototyping
13 12 (11.43%) Customer Insight
13 12 (11.43%) Project Management
14 11 (10.48%) Web Services
14 11 (10.48%) Guerrilla Research
15 10 (9.52%) SDLC
15 10 (9.52%) Linux
15 10 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (5.71%) IIS
2 4 (3.81%) Confluence
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
3 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.90%) MS Project
4 1 (0.95%) MS Office
4 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.95%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Google Play
1 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) SAN
2 5 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.86%) Firewall
3 3 (2.86%) SNMP
4 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.95%) ATM
5 1 (0.95%) Internet
5 1 (0.95%) Intranet
5 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.71%) MySQL
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.76%) VLDB
6 4 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) OLAP
8 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.95%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.95%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.71%) NUnit
3 5 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.76%) JIRA
3 5 (4.76%) JUnit
4 4 (3.81%) Ant
4 4 (3.81%) Gradle
4 4 (3.81%) Hudson
4 4 (3.81%) JMeter
4 4 (3.81%) jMock
4 4 (3.81%) Maven
4 4 (3.81%) Selenium
4 4 (3.81%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.81%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.95%) PigUnit
7 1 (0.95%) PyUnit
7 1 (0.95%) RSpec
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Banking
2 3 (2.86%) Electronics
2 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.90%) Marketing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (19.05%) Designer
2 19 (18.10%) Developer
3 16 (15.24%) User Researcher
4 13 (12.38%) Interaction Designer
4 13 (12.38%) User Experience Researcher
5 10 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Mobile Designer
6 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.71%) SSAS Developer
7 6 (5.71%) SSIS Developer
7 6 (5.71%) UX Designer
8 5 (4.76%) QA Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
8 5 (4.76%) UI Designer
8 5 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.95%) CSS
1 22 (20.95%) HTML
2 11 (10.48%) Web Services
3 8 (7.62%) jQuery
4 7 (6.67%) .NET
5 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (5.71%) XML
6 5 (4.76%) Ajax
6 5 (4.76%) REST
7 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.81%) Java EE
7 4 (3.81%) JMS
7 4 (3.81%) Spring
7 4 (3.81%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.90%) CSS3
9 2 (1.90%) HTML5
9 2 (1.90%) React
9 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (35.24%) Computer Science
2 34 (32.38%) User Experience
3 27 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 19 (18.10%) Psychology
6 17 (16.19%) Mathematics
7 6 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (4.76%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (3.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (2.86%) Contactless
10 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
11 2 (1.90%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.90%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.95%) Animation
12 1 (0.95%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.95%) Fintech
12 1 (0.95%) Handset
12 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Linux
3 7 (6.67%) Android
4 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.76%) Solaris
4 5 (4.76%) Unix
5 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (58.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.10%) Market Research
3 18 (17.14%) Service Design
4 16 (15.24%) Ethnography
4 16 (15.24%) Human Factors
4 16 (15.24%) Usability Testing
5 14 (13.33%) User Stories
6 13 (12.38%) Prototyping
6 13 (12.38%) Rapid Prototyping
7 12 (11.43%) Customer Insight
7 12 (11.43%) Project Management
8 11 (10.48%) Guerrilla Research
9 10 (9.52%) SDLC
10 9 (8.57%) PRINCE2
10 9 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 8 (7.62%) ETL
11 8 (7.62%) TDD
11 8 (7.62%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.67%) Data Modelling
12 7 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) SQL
2 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.67%) C#
4 6 (5.71%) Java
5 5 (4.76%) C++
6 4 (3.81%) Groovy
7 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.90%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.95%) C
9 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) ISEB
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.81%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (3.81%) CISM
2 4 (3.81%) CISSP
2 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.86%) CISA
3 3 (2.86%) MCITP
3 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.90%) APMG
4 2 (1.90%) CCNP
4 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.90%) IISP
4 2 (1.90%) MCSE
4 2 (1.90%) MCTS
5 1 (0.95%) CEH
5 1 (0.95%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.95%) PMP
5 1 (0.95%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) PCI DSS
1 8 (7.62%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.86%) MiFID
3 2 (1.90%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.90%) ISO27005
3 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) GlusterFS
1 5 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (2.86%) Firmware
3 2 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.95%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (4.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (2.86%) SCOM
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.95%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) Brocade
2 5 (4.76%) EMC
2 5 (4.76%) IBM
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle
2 5 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 5 (4.76%) StorageTek
2 5 (4.76%) Veritas
3 4 (3.81%) Apple
3 4 (3.81%) Cisco
3 4 (3.81%) Cognos
3 4 (3.81%) Rally
4 3 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.86%) VMware
5 2 (1.90%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (1.90%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.90%) Intel Security
5 2 (1.90%) Juniper
5 2 (1.90%) Qualys
5 2 (1.90%) Tripwire