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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 67 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs citing Degree 58 55 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.27% 2.47% 4.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.89% 21.57% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.67 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £14.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.21 £14.00 £66.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.98 £15.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+93.38% -47.45%
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
365 255 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.30% 11.43% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 133 205
Average daily rate £338 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £236 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.69 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.19% +26.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £14.40 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.50 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
West Yorkshire -18 31 £345 +15.00% 64
North Yorkshire +5 11 £350 -6.66% 22
South Yorkshire +2 7 £380 -7.87% 22
East Yorkshire -3 2 £350 - 4
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 27 (30.34%) Project Management
1 27 (30.34%) Finance
2 26 (29.21%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (17.98%) ITIL
5 15 (16.85%) ISEB
6 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
7 13 (14.61%) Telecoms
7 13 (14.61%) SQL
8 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
8 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
9 11 (12.36%) MS Office
9 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
10 10 (11.24%) HTML
10 10 (11.24%) JavaScript
10 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
11 9 (10.11%) Oracle
11 9 (10.11%) QA
11 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.11%) Scrum
11 9 (10.11%) User Experience
12 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
12 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
12 8 (8.99%) .NET
12 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (8.99%) Windows
12 8 (8.99%) Linux
12 8 (8.99%) Client/Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.49%) SAS
2 3 (3.37%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) nginx
2 3 (3.37%) Node.js
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.12%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Office
1 11 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.49%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.37%) SPSS
4 3 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.37%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (2.25%) MS Project
6 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.12%) Stata
6 1 (1.12%) MicroStation
6 1 (1.12%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.49%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) DVB
2 4 (4.49%) VLAN
3 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.37%) DHCP
3 3 (3.37%) DNS
4 2 (2.25%) SSL
5 1 (1.12%) SAN
5 1 (1.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.74%) MySQL
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.49%) QlikView
4 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) Redis
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) FileMaker
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.25%) SimpleDB
6 2 (2.25%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (3.37%) Axure RP
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
3 1 (1.12%) Selenium
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (30.34%) Finance
2 13 (14.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 5 (5.62%) Multimedia
5 4 (4.49%) Back Office
6 3 (3.37%) Publishing
6 3 (3.37%) Retail
7 2 (2.25%) Games
8 1 (1.12%) Banking
8 1 (1.12%) Legal
8 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Analyst
2 13 (14.61%) Business Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.11%) Developer
5 6 (6.74%) Architect
6 4 (4.49%) Test Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Designer
7 3 (3.37%) Creative Web Designer
7 3 (3.37%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.37%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Service Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) User Experience Architect
8 2 (2.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.25%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.25%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.25%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.24%) HTML
2 8 (8.99%) .NET
3 6 (6.74%) CSS
3 6 (6.74%) Web Services
4 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.37%) Flash
5 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.25%) jQuery
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.25%) POSIX
6 2 (2.25%) XML
6 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.25%) Series 60
7 1 (1.12%) Ajax
7 1 (1.12%) OLE
7 1 (1.12%) JSP
7 1 (1.12%) Servlets
7 1 (1.12%) J2EE
7 1 (1.12%) HTML5
7 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.36%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.11%) User Experience
4 8 (8.99%) Client/Server
4 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.62%) NHS
6 4 (4.49%) MPEG
6 4 (4.49%) PMI
6 4 (4.49%) IPTV
6 4 (4.49%) Video on Demand
7 3 (3.37%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.37%) Physics
7 3 (3.37%) Psychology
8 2 (2.25%) STB
8 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.25%) Statistics
8 2 (2.25%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.25%) Blog
8 2 (2.25%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
1 8 (8.99%) Linux
2 4 (4.49%) UNIX
3 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) Project Management
2 23 (25.84%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.98%) ITIL
4 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
5 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
6 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.11%) Scrum
7 7 (7.87%) Change Management
8 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.74%) Integration Testing
9 5 (5.62%) Software Testing
9 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.62%) Service Management
9 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.62%) TDD
10 4 (4.49%) Web Design
10 4 (4.49%) Migration
10 4 (4.49%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.49%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.61%) SQL
2 10 (11.24%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.87%) C++
4 5 (5.62%) Perl
4 5 (5.62%) Java
5 4 (4.49%) Tcl
5 4 (4.49%) PHP
5 4 (4.49%) C
5 4 (4.49%) C#
6 3 (3.37%) Ruby
6 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.37%) VBA
6 3 (3.37%) Python
7 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) VB
8 1 (1.12%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) ISEB
2 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.99%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
4 6 (6.74%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.62%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.12%) CISM
7 1 (1.12%) GIAC
7 1 (1.12%) CEH
7 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.12%) CIPD
7 1 (1.12%) PMP
7 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.12%) MCSE
7 1 (1.12%) MCSA
7 1 (1.12%) CCA
7 1 (1.12%) CISSP
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Puppet
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.37%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Adobe
4 2 (2.25%) Teradata
4 2 (2.25%) Capita
4 2 (2.25%) Perforce
4 2 (2.25%) FatWire
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.12%) Percona
5 1 (1.12%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) Dell
5 1 (1.12%) NetApp
5 1 (1.12%) ESRI
5 1 (1.12%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
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