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 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 44 51 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +31
Contract jobs citing Degree 57 63 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.93% 3.21% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.16% 17.75% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 16
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £350 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £584 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £9.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

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
189 355 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.04% 18.10% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 227 201
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Median hourly rate £18.24 £21.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% +65.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.93 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.50 £13.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +15 49 £350 -12.50% 38
Wakefield +3 3 £215 -21.81% 2
Halifax - 2 £400 - 3
Bradford +3 1 - - 3
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 47 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (21.58%) SQL
3 29 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (17.27%) GIS
4 24 (17.27%) ArcGIS
5 22 (15.83%) User Experience
5 22 (15.83%) Usability Testing
6 21 (15.11%) Psychology
6 21 (15.11%) Ethnography
7 20 (14.39%) Service Design
7 20 (14.39%) Linux
8 19 (13.67%) Finance
8 19 (13.67%) Customer Insight
8 19 (13.67%) Market Research
9 18 (12.95%) Guerrilla Research
9 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
9 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
9 18 (12.95%) Human Factors
10 16 (11.51%) JavaScript
11 15 (10.79%) Java
11 15 (10.79%) CSS
12 13 (9.35%) ITIL
12 13 (9.35%) Windows
12 13 (9.35%) NHS
13 12 (8.63%) .NET
13 12 (8.63%) Ubuntu
13 12 (8.63%) CentOS
13 12 (8.63%) Splunk
14 11 (7.91%) Computer Science
14 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (17.27%) ArcGIS
2 5 (3.60%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.16%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.16%) CMS
3 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.44%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.44%) WordPress
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.72%) SAS
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.76%) MS Office
3 5 (3.60%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.44%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.44%) Adobe Premiere
5 2 (1.44%) MS Project
6 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.72%) InDesign
6 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.19%) SAN
2 6 (4.32%) LDAP
3 4 (2.88%) DNS
3 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.16%) Internet
4 3 (2.16%) SMTP
4 3 (2.16%) SNMP
5 2 (1.44%) Firewall
5 2 (1.44%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.44%) VoIP
6 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.27%) GIS
2 18 (12.95%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.32%) MySQL
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.60%) Apache Hive
5 5 (3.60%) Hadoop
5 5 (3.60%) HBase
6 4 (2.88%) Big Data
6 4 (2.88%) OLAP
6 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.88%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Grunt
1 5 (3.60%) gulp
1 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.16%) Jasmine
2 3 (2.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.16%) JIRA
2 3 (2.16%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.44%) Gradle
3 2 (1.44%) JUnit
3 2 (1.44%) Maven
3 2 (1.44%) Mockito
3 2 (1.44%) Spock
3 2 (1.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (13.67%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Back Office
3 4 (2.88%) Marketing
3 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Legal
4 2 (1.44%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (17.27%) GIS Technician
2 23 (16.55%) User Researcher
3 21 (15.11%) User Experience Researcher
4 20 (14.39%) Developer
5 19 (13.67%) Analyst
6 7 (5.04%) .NET Developer
6 7 (5.04%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.60%) Consultant
7 5 (3.60%) DBA
7 5 (3.60%) SQL DBA
7 5 (3.60%) Support Analyst
8 4 (2.88%) Coordinator
8 4 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (2.88%) SQL Developer
8 4 (2.88%) Support Technician
8 4 (2.88%) Tester
9 3 (2.16%) ETL Developer
9 3 (2.16%) HTML Developer
9 3 (2.16%) Java Developer
9 3 (2.16%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) CSS
2 12 (8.63%) .NET
3 10 (7.19%) HTML
4 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.76%) Web Services
5 7 (5.04%) Ajax
5 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (4.32%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (4.32%) jQuery
7 5 (3.60%) CSS3
7 5 (3.60%) Entity Framework
7 5 (3.60%) HTML5
7 5 (3.60%) REST
7 5 (3.60%) Sass
7 5 (3.60%) SOAP
8 4 (2.88%) XML
9 3 (2.16%) ebXML
9 3 (2.16%) LAMP
9 3 (2.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.86%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (15.83%) User Experience
3 21 (15.11%) Psychology
4 13 (9.35%) NHS
5 11 (7.91%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.88%) Statistics
7 3 (2.16%) PKI
7 3 (2.16%) Smartcard
7 3 (2.16%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.44%) Ergonomics
8 2 (1.44%) IVR
8 2 (1.44%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.44%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (1.44%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.72%) Informatics
9 1 (0.72%) Physics
9 1 (0.72%) Replication
9 1 (0.72%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.39%) Linux
2 13 (9.35%) Windows
3 12 (8.63%) CentOS
3 12 (8.63%) Ubuntu
4 5 (3.60%) Unix
5 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.44%) Android
6 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.44%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.44%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.81%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.83%) Usability Testing
3 21 (15.11%) Ethnography
4 20 (14.39%) Service Design
5 19 (13.67%) Customer Insight
5 19 (13.67%) Market Research
6 18 (12.95%) Guerrilla Research
6 18 (12.95%) Human Factors
7 13 (9.35%) ITIL
8 11 (7.91%) Project Management
8 11 (7.91%) Scrum
9 9 (6.47%) OO
10 8 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.04%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.04%) ETL
11 7 (5.04%) Front End Development
11 7 (5.04%) MVC
11 7 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.32%) TDD
12 6 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.58%) SQL
2 16 (11.51%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.79%) Java
4 10 (7.19%) Python
5 8 (5.76%) C#
6 5 (3.60%) C++
6 5 (3.60%) PHP
6 5 (3.60%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.16%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.16%) Ruby
7 3 (2.16%) Scala
7 3 (2.16%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.44%) C
8 2 (1.44%) Korn
8 2 (1.44%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.44%) R
8 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.72%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.32%) ISEB
5 5 (3.60%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.88%) MCDBA
6 4 (2.88%) MCITP
6 4 (2.88%) MCTS
7 3 (2.16%) CCNP
7 3 (2.16%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.16%) MCSE
7 3 (2.16%) RHCE
8 2 (1.44%) HNC
9 1 (0.72%) IIBA
9 1 (0.72%) MBA
9 1 (0.72%) PhD
9 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.16%) HL7
3 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.44%) FATCA
3 2 (1.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.47%) VMware Server
2 4 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.16%) HDFS
4 2 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.91%) Nagios
2 9 (6.47%) Grafana
3 3 (2.16%) Ansible
3 3 (2.16%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.63%) Splunk
3 9 (6.47%) VMware
4 8 (5.76%) Oracle
5 3 (2.16%) Adobe
5 3 (2.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.44%) CA
6 2 (1.44%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.44%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.44%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.44%) Solace
6 2 (1.44%) Tableau
7 1 (0.72%) Kony
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