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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 64 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing Degree 34 38 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.05% 2.52% 4.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.92% 20.21% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £363 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £45.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -69.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+82.85% -50.00%
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
201 188 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.12% 12.48% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 85 138
Average daily rate £325 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £12.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £89.10 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.53%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 +1 25 £345 +15.00% 45
Halifax - 2 £443 - 3
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Bingley - - - -
Bradford - - - - 4
Cleckheaton - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 3
Wetherby - - - - 1
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 22 (32.35%) Project Management
2 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (25.00%) Finance
4 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
5 15 (22.06%) ISEB
6 13 (19.12%) SQL
7 11 (16.18%) ITIL
7 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
7 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
8 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
9 9 (13.24%) Marketing
9 9 (13.24%) Change Management
9 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.76%) MS Office
10 8 (11.76%) C++
11 7 (10.29%) Java
11 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
11 7 (10.29%) OO
11 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.29%) QA
12 6 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
12 6 (8.82%) ISTQB
12 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
12 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
12 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.82%) JavaScript

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.94%) SAS
1 2 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.47%) nginx
2 1 (1.47%) Node.js
2 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.47%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
3 6 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.94%) SPSS
5 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.47%) MS Project
5 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Route 53
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) DVB
2 4 (5.88%) VLAN
3 2 (2.94%) DHCP
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (1.47%) SSL
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Intranet
4 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) SimpleDB
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Redis
4 1 (1.47%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) DB2
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (25.00%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.24%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Banking
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Games
7 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Back Office
7 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (33.82%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Information Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Service Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Report Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Junior
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Customer Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Web Services
1 5 (7.35%) XML
2 4 (5.88%) HTML
2 4 (5.88%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) CSS
3 3 (4.41%) jQuery
4 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.94%) Java EE
4 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.47%) Symfony
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.47%) HTML5
5 1 (1.47%) REST
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.47%) JSP
5 1 (1.47%) Servlets
5 1 (1.47%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Client/Server
4 5 (7.35%) NHS
4 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.88%) MPEG
5 4 (5.88%) Video on Demand
5 4 (5.88%) IPTV
5 4 (5.88%) Physics
6 3 (4.41%) Statistics
7 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.94%) STB
7 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.94%) Online Games
7 2 (2.94%) User Experience
8 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.47%) Social Media
8 1 (1.47%) Blog
8 1 (1.47%) PMI
8 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Project Management
2 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) ITIL
4 10 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (13.24%) Business Analysis
5 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.24%) Change Management
6 7 (10.29%) OO
6 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.35%) Service Management
8 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.35%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.88%) Scrum
9 4 (5.88%) User Stories
9 4 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) C++
3 7 (10.29%) Java
4 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.35%) C#
6 4 (5.88%) C
6 4 (5.88%) Perl
6 4 (5.88%) Python
6 4 (5.88%) Tcl
6 4 (5.88%) Ruby
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Delphi
8 1 (1.47%) PHP5
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) ISEB
2 6 (8.82%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
5 1 (1.47%) GIAC
5 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.47%) CEH
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.47%) CIPD
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) APMP
5 1 (1.47%) CCA
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Teradata
4 2 (2.94%) Capita
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) Zend
5 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.47%) Facebook
5 1 (1.47%) Twitter
5 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.47%) ESRI
5 1 (1.47%) Perforce
5 1 (1.47%) FatWire
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Dell
5 1 (1.47%) NetApp
5 1 (1.47%) Cognos
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