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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 75 81 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Degree 36 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.73% 1.45% 2.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.14% 13.81% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 16
Average daily rate
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£410 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £565 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.22 £13.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.92% -49.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.55 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +30.29%
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
274 181 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.15% 10.47% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 113 112
Average daily rate £360 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £15.00 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.44 £15.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 26 £375 +18.11% 37
Bradford -10 2 £400 +45.45% 7
Halifax -3 1 £275 +19.56% 1
Bingley - 1 - -
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 36 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.95%) Finance
3 23 (27.38%) HTML
4 22 (26.19%) CSS
5 20 (23.81%) Java
6 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
6 19 (22.62%) VMware
6 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (20.24%) QA
7 17 (20.24%) TDD
7 17 (20.24%) Mentoring
8 16 (19.05%) CSS3
8 16 (19.05%) Ruby
9 15 (17.86%) Pair Programming
9 15 (17.86%) Web Design
9 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
9 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
9 15 (17.86%) Open Source
9 15 (17.86%) HTML5
9 15 (17.86%) Project Management
9 15 (17.86%) IntelliJ
9 15 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (17.86%) Sinatra
9 15 (17.86%) Cucumber
9 15 (17.86%) Akamai
9 15 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (17.86%) Sass
9 15 (17.86%) Capybara
9 15 (17.86%) Graylog
9 15 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 15 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (9.52%) SAS
3 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (1.19%) JBoss
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.19%) Confluence
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.19%) CICS
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (4.76%) MS Project
4 3 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Route 53
2 1 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) SAN
2 2 (2.38%) NAS
2 2 (2.38%) 4G
2 2 (2.38%) HSRP
2 2 (2.38%) VPN
2 2 (2.38%) MPLS
2 2 (2.38%) OSPF
2 2 (2.38%) BGP
2 2 (2.38%) EIGRP
2 2 (2.38%) VRRP
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) 2G
3 1 (1.19%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.19%) HSPA
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) 3G
3 1 (1.19%) LDAP
3 1 (1.19%) GPRS
3 1 (1.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.38%) MS Access
3 2 (2.38%) DB2
3 2 (2.38%) Base SAS
3 2 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.19%) Redis
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.19%) Adabas
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.19%) QlikView
4 1 (1.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) IntelliJ
1 15 (17.86%) TeamCity
1 15 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 15 (17.86%) Cucumber
1 15 (17.86%) Capybara
2 3 (3.57%) Rational Rose
3 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Law
3 4 (4.76%) Games
3 4 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (3.57%) Interactive Media
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Developer
2 15 (17.86%) Ruby Developer
3 14 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Architect
6 4 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.76%) VB Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Designer
6 4 (4.76%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (3.57%) SAS Project Manager
7 3 (3.57%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.38%) SAS Developer
8 2 (2.38%) Cutover Manager
8 2 (2.38%) Head of Service Delivery
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) HTML
2 22 (26.19%) CSS
3 16 (19.05%) CSS3
4 15 (17.86%) Sass
4 15 (17.86%) HTML5
4 15 (17.86%) Sinatra
5 5 (5.95%) .NET
6 4 (4.76%) jQuery
6 4 (4.76%) WinForms
7 3 (3.57%) Web Services
7 3 (3.57%) XML
8 2 (2.38%) Spring
8 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.19%) REST
9 1 (1.19%) Java EE
9 1 (1.19%) JSON
9 1 (1.19%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.10%) User Experience
3 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.95%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.76%) Physics
6 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.57%) Psychology
7 3 (3.57%) Human Factors
7 3 (3.57%) NHS
7 3 (3.57%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.38%) Statistics
8 2 (2.38%) iPad
8 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.19%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Android
3 4 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) CentOS
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.19%) zOS
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) SUSE
4 1 (1.19%) Debian
4 1 (1.19%) Fedora
4 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) TDD
2 17 (20.24%) Mentoring
3 15 (17.86%) Pair Programming
3 15 (17.86%) Web Design
3 15 (17.86%) Project Management
3 15 (17.86%) Open Source
3 15 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.33%) ITIL
7 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.14%) Line Management
7 6 (7.14%) SDLC
8 5 (5.95%) OO
8 5 (5.95%) MVC
9 4 (4.76%) UML
9 4 (4.76%) ETL
9 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.81%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.05%) Ruby
4 12 (14.29%) SQL
5 5 (5.95%) C#
5 5 (5.95%) VB
6 4 (4.76%) VB6
6 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) VBA
8 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (1.19%) PHP
9 1 (1.19%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) COBOL
9 1 (1.19%) PHP5
9 1 (1.19%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.19%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.57%) PhD
2 3 (3.57%) CISSP
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.38%) CCIE
3 2 (2.38%) CCSP
3 2 (2.38%) CCNP
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.19%) MCSE
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.24%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.19%) Basel II
System Software
1 19 (22.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.38%) NFS
3 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (17.86%) Graylog
2 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (22.62%) VMware
2 15 (17.86%) Akamai
2 15 (17.86%) New Relic
3 13 (15.48%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.52%) Oracle
5 5 (5.95%) IBM
6 3 (3.57%) Cisco
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe
6 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.38%) F5
7 2 (2.38%) Symantec
7 2 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.19%) Nortel
8 1 (1.19%) Avaya
8 1 (1.19%) Genesys
8 1 (1.19%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.19%) McAfee
8 1 (1.19%) Sophos
8 1 (1.19%) Mapinfo
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