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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 63 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs citing Degree 47 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.56% 2.29% 2.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.88% 17.27% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 15
Average daily rate
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£405 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £213 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% +19.56%
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
249 220 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.58% 13.25% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 131 77
Average daily rate £370 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 March 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 March 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 -13 30 £405 +35.00% 44
Bradford -14 4 £475 - 3
Halifax 0 3 £290 - 3
Castleford - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
Batley - - - -
Bingley - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 5
Wetherby - - - -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (31.17%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle
5 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
6 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (16.88%) Java
7 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
8 12 (15.58%) MS Office
8 12 (15.58%) QA
9 11 (14.29%) Ruby
9 11 (14.29%) CSS
9 11 (14.29%) ITIL
9 11 (14.29%) HTML
9 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (12.99%) SAS
10 10 (12.99%) Service Delivery
10 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.99%) Project Management
10 10 (12.99%) Line Management
10 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
11 9 (11.69%) User Experience
11 9 (11.69%) CSS3
11 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (11.69%) VMware
11 9 (11.69%) Web Design
11 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
11 9 (11.69%) TDD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (12.99%) SAS
2 8 (10.39%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.90%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
3 3 (3.90%) nginx
4 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) CMS
5 1 (1.30%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.58%) MS Office
3 3 (3.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (3.90%) Stata
3 3 (3.90%) MS Project
4 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematica
5 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Agresso
3 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon S3
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.19%) Route 53
1 4 (5.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
1 3 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.60%) HSPA
2 2 (2.60%) GPRS
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.60%) DNS
2 2 (2.60%) 2G
2 2 (2.60%) 3G
2 2 (2.60%) 4G
3 1 (1.30%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.30%) LDAP
3 1 (1.30%) DHCP
3 1 (1.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) RNC
3 1 (1.30%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.19%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) Redis
4 4 (5.19%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.90%) FileMaker
5 3 (3.90%) MS Access
5 3 (3.90%) QlikView
6 2 (2.60%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.60%) DB2
6 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) TeamCity
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
1 8 (10.39%) Cucumber
1 8 (10.39%) IntelliJ
1 8 (10.39%) Capybara
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.30%) JUnit
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.79%) Multimedia
4 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 5 (6.49%) Retail
5 4 (5.19%) Games
6 3 (3.90%) Law
6 3 (3.90%) Interactive Media
7 2 (2.60%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Developer
2 8 (10.39%) Ruby Developer
2 8 (10.39%) Analyst
3 5 (6.49%) Head of Technology
3 5 (6.49%) Head of Service Delivery
4 4 (5.19%) Architecture Manager
4 4 (5.19%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (5.19%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.19%) VB Developer
4 4 (5.19%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Data Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) SAS Project Manager
6 2 (2.60%) MI Developer
6 2 (2.60%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (2.60%) Designer
6 2 (2.60%) Data Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Database Developer
6 2 (2.60%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) CSS
1 11 (14.29%) HTML
2 9 (11.69%) CSS3
3 8 (10.39%) HTML5
3 8 (10.39%) .NET
3 8 (10.39%) Sinatra
3 8 (10.39%) Sass
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.19%) WinForms
7 3 (3.90%) XML
8 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.30%) REST
9 1 (1.30%) LAMP
9 1 (1.30%) POSIX
9 1 (1.30%) Spring
9 1 (1.30%) Ajax
9 1 (1.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) User Experience
3 8 (10.39%) Open Source
4 7 (9.09%) NHS
4 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (7.79%) Statistics
6 5 (6.49%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.49%) Visualisation
7 4 (5.19%) Physics
8 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
8 3 (3.90%) Psychology
8 3 (3.90%) Human Factors
9 2 (2.60%) Economics
9 2 (2.60%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.30%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.60%) UNIX
3 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.30%) SUSE
3 1 (1.30%) Debian
3 1 (1.30%) Fedora
3 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) CentOS
3 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.29%) ITIL
2 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.99%) Service Delivery
3 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.99%) Project Management
3 10 (12.99%) Line Management
3 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (11.69%) Web Design
4 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.69%) TDD
5 8 (10.39%) Pair Programming
5 8 (10.39%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.79%) Procure-to-pay
8 5 (6.49%) Data Management
9 4 (5.19%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.19%) Data Architecture
9 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) SQL
2 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.88%) Java
4 11 (14.29%) Ruby
5 6 (7.79%) VBA
6 5 (6.49%) PHP
7 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.19%) VB6
7 4 (5.19%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) VB
8 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) C#
8 3 (3.90%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) R
9 1 (1.30%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.30%) XAML
9 1 (1.30%) C
9 1 (1.30%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) ISEB
3 1 (1.30%) CISSP
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) PMP
3 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCSE
3 1 (1.30%) MCSA
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) Basel II
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Graylog
2 4 (5.19%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.90%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.60%) Salt
5 1 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.30%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.78%) Oracle
3 9 (11.69%) VMware
4 8 (10.39%) Akamai
4 8 (10.39%) New Relic
5 3 (3.90%) IBM
5 3 (3.90%) Adobe
6 2 (2.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.60%) Symantec
6 2 (2.60%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.60%) Percona
7 1 (1.30%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) McAfee
7 1 (1.30%) Sophos
7 1 (1.30%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) Google
7 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
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