The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 64 72 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing Degree 50 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.50% 2.00% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.84% 15.93% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 16
Average daily rate
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£423 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £31.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+0.63% +33.33%
Degree
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
252 226 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.62% 12.58% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 140 80
Average daily rate £350 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 8
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.29 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.44% +9.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 33 £405 +12.50% 46
Bradford -16 4 £475 -26.92% 3
Halifax -1 3 £290 +26.08%
Castleford - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
Batley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Todmorden - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 6
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) Finance
3 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
4 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (18.67%) SQL
5 14 (18.67%) Java
5 14 (18.67%) QA
6 13 (17.33%) CSS
6 13 (17.33%) HTML
6 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (16.00%) Oracle
7 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (16.00%) Ruby
8 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (14.67%) CSS3
8 11 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (14.67%) ITIL
8 11 (14.67%) VMware
8 11 (14.67%) Web Design
9 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.33%) Project Management
9 10 (13.33%) MS Office
9 10 (13.33%) IntelliJ
9 10 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.33%) Sinatra
9 10 (13.33%) HTML5
9 10 (13.33%) Cucumber
9 10 (13.33%) Akamai
9 10 (13.33%) Open Source

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (13.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (12.00%) SAS
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.33%) Node.js
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.33%) MS Office
3 3 (4.00%) MS Project
3 3 (4.00%) Stata
3 3 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematica
5 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Agresso
3 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Route 53
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
1 2 (2.67%) 3G
1 2 (2.67%) 2G
1 2 (2.67%) GPRS
1 2 (2.67%) HSPA
1 2 (2.67%) 4G
2 1 (1.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.33%) LDAP
2 1 (1.33%) LTE
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.33%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (4.00%) MS Access
3 3 (4.00%) QlikView
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.67%) Redis
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
4 2 (2.67%) DB2
4 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) IntelliJ
1 10 (13.33%) TeamCity
1 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 10 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 10 (13.33%) Capybara
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.33%) JUnit
2 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (29.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.33%) Games
4 3 (4.00%) Interactive Media
4 3 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Developer
2 10 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (10.67%) Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Head of Technology
4 5 (6.67%) Head of Service Delivery
5 4 (5.33%) Architecture Manager
5 4 (5.33%) VB Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Service Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Data Manager
5 4 (5.33%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (4.00%) SAS Project Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Designer
7 2 (2.67%) Information Specialist
7 2 (2.67%) MI Developer
7 2 (2.67%) SAS Developer
7 2 (2.67%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) HTML
1 13 (17.33%) CSS
2 11 (14.67%) CSS3
3 10 (13.33%) Sass
3 10 (13.33%) HTML5
3 10 (13.33%) Sinatra
4 7 (9.33%) .NET
5 4 (5.33%) WinForms
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
6 3 (4.00%) XML
6 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.33%) jQuery
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.33%) LAMP
8 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.33%) STL
8 1 (1.33%) Spring
8 1 (1.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.33%) Open Source
3 9 (12.00%) User Experience
4 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.00%) Statistics
6 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.67%) NHS
7 4 (5.33%) Physics
8 3 (4.00%) Psychology
8 3 (4.00%) Human Factors
8 3 (4.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
9 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.67%) Economics
10 1 (1.33%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.33%) SUSE
3 1 (1.33%) Debian
3 1 (1.33%) Fedora
3 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) CentOS
3 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (14.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (14.67%) ITIL
3 11 (14.67%) Web Design
4 10 (13.33%) Project Management
4 10 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (13.33%) TDD
4 10 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.00%) Line Management
6 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (5.33%) Data Management
8 4 (5.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Data Architecture
8 4 (5.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (18.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) Java
3 12 (16.00%) Ruby
4 4 (5.33%) VB
4 4 (5.33%) VBA
4 4 (5.33%) VB6
5 3 (4.00%) Python
5 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) PHP
7 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) R
7 1 (1.33%) PHP5
7 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.67%) ISEB
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) CISSP
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.33%) PMP
3 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) MCSE
3 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) Basel II
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Graylog
2 2 (2.67%) Puppet
2 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.33%) Salt
3 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 11 (14.67%) VMware
4 10 (13.33%) Akamai
4 10 (13.33%) New Relic
5 3 (4.00%) IBM
5 3 (4.00%) Adobe
6 2 (2.67%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.67%) Symantec
6 2 (2.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (2.67%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.33%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.33%) Google
7 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.33%) Actix
7 1 (1.33%) McAfee
7 1 (1.33%) Sophos
7 1 (1.33%) HP
7 1 (1.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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