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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 65 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 30 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 2.21% 2.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 16.35% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 19
Average daily rate
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£345 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £364 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.50 £12.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +101.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -23.80%
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
192 208 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.30% 13.53% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 91 140
Average daily rate £325 £336 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £13.50 £12.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +3 23 £345 +15.00% 35
Halifax - 2 £443 - 1
Bradford - 1 £275 - 1
Cleckheaton - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 5
Wetherby - - - -
Bingley - - - - 1
Degree
Yorkshire

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 20 (29.41%) Project Management
2 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
3 14 (20.59%) ISEB
4 12 (17.65%) SQL
5 11 (16.18%) ITIL
5 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
6 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (14.71%) Change Management
7 9 (13.24%) C++
7 9 (13.24%) OO
7 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
8 8 (11.76%) Java
8 8 (11.76%) MS Office
8 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 8 (11.76%) Marketing
8 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.29%) XML
9 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
9 7 (10.29%) NHS
10 6 (8.82%) HTML
10 6 (8.82%) MySQL
10 6 (8.82%) Web Services
10 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.82%) Service Management
10 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
10 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
2 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.47%) Smallworld
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
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) SaaS
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) DVB
2 4 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (1.47%) DHCP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Selenium
2 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.76%) 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 22 (32.35%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Developer
3 8 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.88%) Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Test Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Junior
7 2 (2.94%) Information Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Applications Support
7 2 (2.94%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) XML
2 6 (8.82%) HTML
2 6 (8.82%) Web Services
3 5 (7.35%) jQuery
3 5 (7.35%) CSS
4 4 (5.88%) .NET
5 3 (4.41%) Symfony
6 2 (2.94%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.94%) Java EE
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.47%) HTML5
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.47%) Ajax
7 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.29%) NHS
3 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.88%) MPEG
5 4 (5.88%) Video on Demand
5 4 (5.88%) IPTV
5 4 (5.88%) Statistics
5 4 (5.88%) Physics
5 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) Online Games
6 2 (2.94%) STB
6 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.47%) PMI
7 1 (1.47%) IVR
7 1 (1.47%) GIS
7 1 (1.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.47%) Blog
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
1 4 (5.88%) Android
1 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) Project Management
2 11 (16.18%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) Change Management
4 9 (13.24%) OO
5 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.82%) Problem Management
6 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
7 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.35%) OOP
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.88%) User Stories
8 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) C++
3 8 (11.76%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.35%) C#
5 5 (7.35%) Python
5 5 (7.35%) Ruby
6 4 (5.88%) Tcl
6 4 (5.88%) C
6 4 (5.88%) Perl
7 3 (4.41%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) PHP5
8 1 (1.47%) VB
8 1 (1.47%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) 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%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.47%) CIPD
5 1 (1.47%) CCA
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.47%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.88%) Apple
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) Google
4 3 (4.41%) Facebook
4 3 (4.41%) Twitter
5 2 (2.94%) Perforce
5 2 (2.94%) FatWire
5 2 (2.94%) Teradata
5 2 (2.94%) Capita
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.47%) Zend
6 1 (1.47%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) ESRI
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Dell
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago
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