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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 74 52 54
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 28 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.66% 3.36% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.57% 25.62% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 37 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
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
242 203 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.34% 13.13% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 118 82
Average daily rate £350 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £197 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £17.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -24 25 £330 +10.00% 42
Bradford -6 2 £325 - 2
Huddersfield - 1 £325 - 3
Wakefield - 1 £325 - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Bingley - - - - 1
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (32.20%) SQL
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (23.73%) Project Management
3 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.34%) Oracle
4 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
4 12 (20.34%) MS Office
5 11 (18.64%) ITIL
6 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
6 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
6 10 (16.95%) .NET
7 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
7 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (13.56%) Line Management
8 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.56%) Web Services
9 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.86%) ISEB
9 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
9 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.86%) User Experience
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
10 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
10 6 (10.17%) QlikView
10 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.17%) Windows

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (6.78%) nginx
1 4 (6.78%) Node.js
1 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) SAS
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) MS Office
2 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
3 5 (8.47%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (5.08%) Stata
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.69%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.69%) Agresso
2 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon S3
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.78%) DNS
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 2 (3.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.69%) 3G
4 1 (1.69%) 2G
4 1 (1.69%) SAN
4 1 (1.69%) GPRS
4 1 (1.69%) HSPA
4 1 (1.69%) LTE
4 1 (1.69%) RNC
4 1 (1.69%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (10.17%) QlikView
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.78%) Redis
4 4 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 3 (5.08%) FileMaker
5 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.39%) SimpleDB
6 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.39%) Couchbase
6 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.39%) MS Access
7 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.47%) Multimedia
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Interactive Media
5 2 (3.39%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Analyst
2 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Architecture Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Head of Service Delivery
4 4 (6.78%) Head of Technology
4 4 (6.78%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Service Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Data Manager
5 3 (5.08%) Information Analyst
5 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Information Specialist
6 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Architect
6 2 (3.39%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) .NET
2 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.39%) POSIX
4 2 (3.39%) XML
5 1 (1.69%) HTML
5 1 (1.69%) CSS
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) WPF
5 1 (1.69%) LINQ
5 1 (1.69%) JSON
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.69%) Ajax
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.69%) REST
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) User Experience
3 6 (10.17%) NHS
4 5 (8.47%) Visualisation
5 4 (6.78%) Statistics
5 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
6 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.08%) Physics
6 3 (5.08%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.69%) Economics
8 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) UNIX
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Project Management
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 9 (15.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (13.56%) Line Management
4 8 (13.56%) PRINCE2
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
6 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.47%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (6.78%) Test Automation
8 4 (6.78%) DevOps
8 4 (6.78%) Data Architecture
8 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.78%) Kanban
8 4 (6.78%) Security Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.78%) Ruby
4 4 (6.78%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) VBA
4 4 (6.78%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.69%) XAML
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) ISEB
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) GIAC
4 1 (1.69%) CISM
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) MCSA
4 1 (1.69%) CCA
4 1 (1.69%) CISSP
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMP
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.69%) CEH
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Puppet
1 4 (6.78%) HAProxy
1 4 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) Salt
3 1 (1.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Percona
3 2 (3.39%) HP
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.69%) Teradata
4 1 (1.69%) VMware
4 1 (1.69%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Dell
4 1 (1.69%) NetApp
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.69%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.69%) Actix
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