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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 81 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 71 42 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.24% 1.78% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.37% 14.69% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 23 27
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £307 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £54.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+260.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £15.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.80 £15.00 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.07% +46.66%
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
462 286 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.61% 12.10% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 178 142
Average daily rate £370 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 24
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -43.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.41 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £25.00 £44.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -19 34 £400 +11.88% 65
South Yorkshire 0 22 £400 +26.98% 19
North Yorkshire +1 9 £340 - 16
East Yorkshire +6 2 £105 - 4
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.20%) Project Management
3 37 (27.01%) Finance
3 37 (27.01%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (22.63%) HTML
5 28 (20.44%) CSS
6 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
6 20 (14.60%) User Experience
7 17 (12.41%) Java
7 17 (12.41%) SQL
8 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2
8 16 (11.68%) HTML5
8 16 (11.68%) Cucumber
8 16 (11.68%) CSS3
9 15 (10.95%) QA
9 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
10 14 (10.22%) VMware
10 14 (10.22%) TDD
10 14 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (10.22%) Mentoring
11 13 (9.49%) Computer Science
12 12 (8.76%) SDLC
12 12 (8.76%) Ruby
12 12 (8.76%) Web Design
12 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
13 11 (8.03%) Change Management
13 11 (8.03%) Pair Programming
13 11 (8.03%) MS Office
13 11 (8.03%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (8.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (5.11%) SAS
3 3 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.46%) IIS
5 1 (0.73%) JBoss
5 1 (0.73%) Apache
5 1 (0.73%) CICS
5 1 (0.73%) CMS
5 1 (0.73%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.73%) Confluence
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Office
2 9 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.57%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.38%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (3.65%) AutoCAD
6 3 (2.19%) MS Project
7 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.73%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.73%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) Internet
2 3 (2.19%) SAN
3 2 (1.46%) VPN
3 2 (1.46%) MPLS
3 2 (1.46%) OSPF
3 2 (1.46%) BGP
3 2 (1.46%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.46%) VRRP
3 2 (1.46%) Firewall
3 2 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.46%) NAS
3 2 (1.46%) 4G
3 2 (1.46%) HSRP
4 1 (0.73%) 2G
4 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.73%) Network Security
4 1 (0.73%) HSPA
4 1 (0.73%) 3G
4 1 (0.73%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.65%) Base SAS
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.19%) MS Access
4 2 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.46%) DB2
4 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.73%) DataStage
5 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.73%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 16 (11.68%) Cucumber
2 11 (8.03%) Capybara
2 11 (8.03%) TeamCity
2 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.03%) IntelliJ
3 6 (4.38%) Rational Rose
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (2.19%) JIRA
5 2 (1.46%) Maven
5 2 (1.46%) Ant
5 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.46%) Gradle
6 1 (0.73%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.73%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.73%) JUnit
6 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.73%) ERwin
General
1 37 (27.01%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Marketing
4 4 (2.92%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Local Government
5 2 (1.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.73%) Automotive
6 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (28.47%) Developer
2 30 (21.90%) Analyst
3 21 (15.33%) Project Manager
4 16 (11.68%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.03%) Ruby Developer
6 10 (7.30%) Designer
7 9 (6.57%) Architect
8 8 (5.84%) Change Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) UX Designer
10 5 (3.65%) Business Change Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.65%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Junior
11 4 (2.92%) Business Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (2.92%) MI Developer
11 4 (2.92%) UI Developer
11 4 (2.92%) UI Programmer
12 3 (2.19%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
12 3 (2.19%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.63%) HTML
2 28 (20.44%) CSS
3 16 (11.68%) HTML5
3 16 (11.68%) CSS3
4 11 (8.03%) Sinatra
4 11 (8.03%) Sass
5 10 (7.30%) .NET
6 9 (6.57%) jQuery
7 5 (3.65%) Ajax
7 5 (3.65%) XML
8 3 (2.19%) Web Services
8 3 (2.19%) Grails
9 2 (1.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.46%) REST
9 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.46%) JSON
9 2 (1.46%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.73%) WCF
10 1 (0.73%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.01%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (14.60%) User Experience
3 13 (9.49%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
5 10 (7.30%) Mobile App
6 7 (5.11%) Data Structures
7 6 (4.38%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.38%) Visualisation
8 5 (3.65%) RIA
9 4 (2.92%) Psychology
9 4 (2.92%) NHS
10 3 (2.19%) Mainframe
10 3 (2.19%) Human Factors
10 3 (2.19%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.46%) Smart Meter
11 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.46%) iPad
12 1 (0.73%) Social Media
12 1 (0.73%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.38%) Windows
2 5 (3.65%) Android
3 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.92%) Linux
4 1 (0.73%) zOS
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.73%) AIX
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.73%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (29.20%) Project Management
3 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2
4 14 (10.22%) TDD
4 14 (10.22%) Mentoring
5 12 (8.76%) SDLC
5 12 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (8.76%) Web Design
6 11 (8.03%) Change Management
6 11 (8.03%) Pair Programming
6 11 (8.03%) Open Source
6 11 (8.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (8.03%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (7.30%) Scrum
8 9 (6.57%) Rapid Prototyping
9 8 (5.84%) OO
9 8 (5.84%) ETL
9 8 (5.84%) Information Security
9 8 (5.84%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.11%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.60%) JavaScript
2 17 (12.41%) SQL
2 17 (12.41%) Java
3 12 (8.76%) Ruby
4 7 (5.11%) C#
5 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.19%) VB
6 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.46%) C++
7 2 (1.46%) Groovy
7 2 (1.46%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.46%) Python
8 1 (0.73%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.73%) JCL
8 1 (0.73%) VB6
8 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.73%) COBOL
8 1 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.73%) VBScript
8 1 (0.73%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (5.84%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.11%) PMP
3 6 (4.38%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.65%) SAS Certification
5 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.19%) PhD
6 2 (1.46%) CCIE
6 2 (1.46%) CCSP
6 2 (1.46%) CCNP
6 2 (1.46%) HND
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
6 2 (1.46%) CISSP
6 2 (1.46%) MBA
6 2 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.46%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.95%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) SLA
3 1 (0.73%) Basel II
3 1 (0.73%) COREP
3 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.46%) vSphere
2 2 (1.46%) NFS
2 2 (1.46%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.73%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (8.03%) Graylog
2 1 (0.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.22%) VMware
3 11 (8.03%) Akamai
3 11 (8.03%) New Relic
3 11 (8.03%) Oracle
4 7 (5.11%) Google
5 5 (3.65%) Facebook
5 5 (3.65%) Cisco
5 5 (3.65%) IBM
6 3 (2.19%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.46%) F5
7 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.46%) Apple
8 1 (0.73%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.73%) webMethods
8 1 (0.73%) SAP
8 1 (0.73%) Adobe
8 1 (0.73%) Nortel
8 1 (0.73%) Citrix
8 1 (0.73%) Avaya
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