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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 75 68 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.03% 2.03% 2.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.09% 16.74% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 22
Average daily rate
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£423 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.63% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £22.22 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.13% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +76.92%
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
261 221 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.62% 12.12% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 140 101
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Average hourly rate £22.22 £15.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.35% +21.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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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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 -10 30 £400 +39.13% 37
Halifax -4 4 £283 +22.82% 4
Bingley - 1 - -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.92%) Finance
3 23 (27.71%) HTML
4 22 (26.51%) CSS
5 21 (25.30%) Java
6 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
7 18 (21.69%) QA
8 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (20.48%) VMware
9 16 (19.28%) Ruby
9 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
10 15 (18.07%) CSS3
10 15 (18.07%) Web Design
10 15 (18.07%) TDD
10 15 (18.07%) Project Management
11 14 (16.87%) IntelliJ
11 14 (16.87%) Pair Programming
11 14 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (16.87%) HTML5
11 14 (16.87%) Sinatra
11 14 (16.87%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (16.87%) Sass
11 14 (16.87%) Capybara
11 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
11 14 (16.87%) TeamCity
11 14 (16.87%) Open Source
11 14 (16.87%) Cucumber
11 14 (16.87%) Akamai
11 14 (16.87%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (16.87%) New Relic

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (16.87%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (9.64%) SAS
3 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) nginx
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) MS Project
4 3 (3.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Route 53
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) SAN
1 2 (2.41%) EIGRP
1 2 (2.41%) VRRP
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
1 2 (2.41%) MPLS
1 2 (2.41%) OSPF
1 2 (2.41%) BGP
1 2 (2.41%) Firewall
1 2 (2.41%) VPN
1 2 (2.41%) HSRP
1 2 (2.41%) 4G
1 2 (2.41%) NAS
2 1 (1.20%) HSPA
2 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.20%) LDAP
2 1 (1.20%) DNS
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.20%) GPRS
2 1 (1.20%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) DB2
4 2 (2.41%) MS Access
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.41%) Base SAS
4 2 (2.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (2.41%) Redis
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) QlikView
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.20%) Adabas
5 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (16.87%) IntelliJ
1 14 (16.87%) Capybara
1 14 (16.87%) Git (software)
1 14 (16.87%) TeamCity
1 14 (16.87%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.41%) JUnit
2 2 (2.41%) Rational Rose
2 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Games
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Interactive Media
4 3 (3.61%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.61%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (9.64%) Analyst
4 5 (6.02%) Head of Service Delivery
4 5 (6.02%) Head of Technology
4 5 (6.02%) Architect
5 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
5 4 (4.82%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (4.82%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (4.82%) VB Developer
5 4 (4.82%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.61%) SAS Project Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Designer
6 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Change Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) HTML
2 22 (26.51%) CSS
3 15 (18.07%) CSS3
4 14 (16.87%) HTML5
4 14 (16.87%) Sinatra
4 14 (16.87%) Sass
5 6 (7.23%) .NET
6 5 (6.02%) Web Services
7 4 (4.82%) XML
7 4 (4.82%) WinForms
7 4 (4.82%) jQuery
8 2 (2.41%) Spring
8 2 (2.41%) JSON
8 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.41%) REST
9 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) User Experience
2 11 (13.25%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.82%) NHS
6 4 (4.82%) Physics
6 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.61%) Psychology
7 3 (3.61%) Human Factors
7 3 (3.61%) Statistics
7 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.41%) iPad
8 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.20%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Android
3 5 (6.02%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.82%) Windows
5 1 (1.20%) CentOS
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.20%) Fedora
5 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.20%) UNIX
5 1 (1.20%) SUSE
5 1 (1.20%) Debian
5 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
3 15 (18.07%) Web Design
3 15 (18.07%) TDD
3 15 (18.07%) Project Management
4 14 (16.87%) Pair Programming
4 14 (16.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (16.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (16.87%) Open Source
5 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
6 10 (12.05%) Line Management
6 10 (12.05%) ITIL
7 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (10.84%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.43%) Problem Management
10 6 (7.23%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (7.23%) SDLC
11 5 (6.02%) OO
11 5 (6.02%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.30%) Java
2 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.28%) Ruby
4 12 (14.46%) SQL
5 5 (6.02%) VB
5 5 (6.02%) C#
6 4 (4.82%) Python
6 4 (4.82%) VB6
7 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.61%) Perl
8 2 (2.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.41%) C++
8 2 (2.41%) VBA
9 1 (1.20%) PHP5
9 1 (1.20%) COBOL
9 1 (1.20%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.20%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.61%) CISSP
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.41%) CCIE
3 2 (2.41%) CCSP
3 2 (2.41%) CCNP
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.20%) MCSE
4 1 (1.20%) MCSA
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.69%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Basel II
System Software
1 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.61%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.41%) NFS
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Graylog
2 2 (2.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.20%) Salt
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) VMware
2 14 (16.87%) Akamai
2 14 (16.87%) New Relic
3 13 (15.66%) Microsoft
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle
5 5 (6.02%) IBM
6 3 (3.61%) Sitecore
6 3 (3.61%) Adobe
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.41%) Symantec
7 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.41%) F5
8 1 (1.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (1.20%) Verint
8 1 (1.20%) Percona
8 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.20%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.20%) Google
8 1 (1.20%) McAfee
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £290 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Rate: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago