The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 73 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 69 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.45% 1.83% 2.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.11% 14.65% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 18 25
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 £288 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £22.22 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.92% +8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
Degree
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
361 314 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.82% 12.47% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 192 156
Average daily rate £330 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% +21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.61 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Yorkshire region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Yorkshire region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
West Yorkshire -5 42 £423 +40.83% 63
South Yorkshire -2 9 £288 +9.10% 10
North Yorkshire +9 8 £415 - 16
East Yorkshire - 2 £445 - 2
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (31.67%) Finance
3 27 (22.50%) Project Management
3 27 (22.50%) HTML
4 26 (21.67%) CSS
5 23 (19.17%) JavaScript
6 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
7 20 (16.67%) QA
8 19 (15.83%) Java
8 19 (15.83%) CSS3
8 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (15.00%) User Experience
9 18 (15.00%) HTML5
10 17 (14.17%) PRINCE2
11 16 (13.33%) VMware
11 16 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
12 15 (12.50%) Web Design
12 15 (12.50%) Ruby
12 15 (12.50%) SQL
13 14 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (10.83%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (10.83%) Sass
14 13 (10.83%) Capybara
14 13 (10.83%) Open Source
14 13 (10.83%) Cucumber
14 13 (10.83%) Akamai
14 13 (10.83%) Sinatra
14 13 (10.83%) TeamCity
14 13 (10.83%) Git (software)

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (10.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (7.50%) SAS
3 2 (1.67%) CMS
3 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) IIS
4 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.83%) nginx
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Office
2 11 (9.17%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.83%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (3.33%) MS Project
6 3 (2.50%) Stata
6 3 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.83%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.83%) Agresso
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.83%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.67%) Route 53
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) 4G
2 2 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
2 2 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) MPLS
3 1 (0.83%) OSPF
3 1 (0.83%) BGP
3 1 (0.83%) 3G
3 1 (0.83%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.83%) VRRP
3 1 (0.83%) GPRS
3 1 (0.83%) PBX
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.83%) VPN
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) LDAP
3 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.67%) Redis
4 2 (1.67%) Base SAS
4 2 (1.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.67%) MySQL
4 2 (1.67%) DB2
4 2 (1.67%) MS Access
4 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.67%) DataStage
5 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.83%) QlikView
5 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (10.83%) Capybara
1 13 (10.83%) Cucumber
1 13 (10.83%) TeamCity
1 13 (10.83%) Git (software)
1 13 (10.83%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.83%) JUnit
3 1 (0.83%) JIRA
3 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (31.67%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Banking
3 6 (5.00%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (2.50%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.50%) Interactive Media
5 3 (2.50%) Law
6 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.67%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Local Government
7 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.83%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (32.50%) Developer
2 16 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 16 (13.33%) Analyst
3 13 (10.83%) Ruby Developer
4 9 (7.50%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.67%) Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Change Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Head of Technology
7 5 (4.17%) Business Change Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.17%) Head of Service Delivery
8 4 (3.33%) UI Programmer
8 4 (3.33%) Designer
8 4 (3.33%) UI Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Architecture Manager
8 4 (3.33%) VB Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Service Manager
8 4 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.33%) Data Manager
8 4 (3.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.50%) HTML
2 26 (21.67%) CSS
3 19 (15.83%) CSS3
4 18 (15.00%) HTML5
5 13 (10.83%) Sass
5 13 (10.83%) Sinatra
6 9 (7.50%) jQuery
7 7 (5.83%) .NET
8 6 (5.00%) Ajax
9 5 (4.17%) Web Services
10 4 (3.33%) WinForms
11 3 (2.50%) XML
12 2 (1.67%) REST
12 2 (1.67%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 2 (1.67%) JSON
12 2 (1.67%) Application Packaging
12 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.83%) STL
13 1 (0.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.00%) User Experience
3 13 (10.83%) Open Source
3 13 (10.83%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.83%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.83%) Data Structures
5 6 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.00%) Statistics
5 6 (5.00%) NHS
6 5 (4.17%) Physics
6 5 (4.17%) Psychology
6 5 (4.17%) RIA
6 5 (4.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.50%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.67%) iPad
8 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.83%) Windows
2 6 (5.00%) Android
3 5 (4.17%) Linux
3 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.83%) SUSE
4 1 (0.83%) Debian
4 1 (0.83%) Fedora
4 1 (0.83%) CentOS
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.50%) Project Management
3 17 (14.17%) PRINCE2
4 16 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 15 (12.50%) Web Design
6 14 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (10.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (10.83%) ITIL
7 13 (10.83%) TDD
7 13 (10.83%) Pair Programming
8 12 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.33%) Scrum
9 10 (8.33%) Line Management
9 10 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.83%) ETL
11 7 (5.83%) Change Management
11 7 (5.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.17%) JavaScript
2 19 (15.83%) Java
3 15 (12.50%) Ruby
3 15 (12.50%) SQL
4 7 (5.83%) C#
5 5 (4.17%) VB
6 4 (3.33%) VB6
6 4 (3.33%) C++
7 3 (2.50%) Python
7 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.67%) Perl
8 2 (1.67%) PHP
8 2 (1.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.83%) C
9 1 (0.83%) PHP5
9 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.33%) PMP
2 4 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.67%) MCSE
4 2 (1.67%) ISEB
4 2 (1.67%) CISSP
4 2 (1.67%) CCNP
4 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CCNA
5 1 (0.83%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CCIE
5 1 (0.83%) CCSP
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Basel II
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) NFS
3 1 (0.83%) vSphere
3 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) Graylog
2 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.83%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.83%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.33%) VMware
3 13 (10.83%) Akamai
3 13 (10.83%) New Relic
4 11 (9.17%) Oracle
5 6 (5.00%) Google
6 5 (4.17%) Facebook
7 4 (3.33%) IBM
7 4 (3.33%) Adobe
8 3 (2.50%) Cisco
8 3 (2.50%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.67%) Apple
9 2 (1.67%) Symantec
10 1 (0.83%) McAfee
10 1 (0.83%) Sophos
10 1 (0.83%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.83%) Avaya
10 1 (0.83%) Genesys
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Rate: £290 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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