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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 67 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing Degree 54 54 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.23% 2.47% 3.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.93% 19.35% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £278 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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 £32.00 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.76%
Degree
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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
319 279 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.16% 12.77% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 144 204
Average daily rate £343 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.68% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.42 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 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 19 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
West Yorkshire +3 35 £350 +16.66% 75
South Yorkshire +3 7 £315 -9.35% 22
North Yorkshire +5 5 £395 -1.25% 18
East Yorkshire -3 1 - - 6
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (33.73%) Project Management
2 25 (30.12%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (27.71%) Finance
4 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.48%) ITIL
6 15 (18.07%) ISEB
7 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
7 14 (16.87%) Computer Science
8 12 (14.46%) SQL
9 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
9 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (13.25%) Business Analysis
9 11 (13.25%) Marketing
10 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
10 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (10.84%) QA
10 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (9.64%) Scrum
11 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
11 8 (9.64%) HTML
11 8 (9.64%) Change Management
12 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
12 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
12 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
12 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
13 6 (7.23%) Integration Testing
13 6 (7.23%) Java
13 6 (7.23%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.61%) SAS
1 3 (3.61%) CMS
2 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.20%) nginx
3 1 (1.20%) Node.js
3 1 (1.20%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.20%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.82%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.61%) SPSS
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.41%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.20%) MS Project
6 1 (1.20%) Stata
6 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Route 53
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) VLAN
2 4 (4.82%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.82%) Internet
2 4 (4.82%) DVB
3 2 (2.41%) DHCP
3 2 (2.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) SAN
4 1 (1.20%) Intranet
4 1 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.82%) QlikView
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
4 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.20%) Redis
6 1 (1.20%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.20%) SimpleDB
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.20%) DB2
6 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (2.41%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 23 (27.71%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.25%) Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
3 4 (4.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Games
4 2 (2.41%) Publishing
4 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Analyst
2 11 (13.25%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Project Manager
4 5 (6.02%) Developer
4 5 (6.02%) Coordinator
4 5 (6.02%) Architect
5 4 (4.82%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 4 (4.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Designer
6 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Data Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Telecoms Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Research Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Customer Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Report Analyst
7 2 (2.41%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) HTML
2 5 (6.02%) CSS
3 4 (4.82%) .NET
3 4 (4.82%) Web Services
4 3 (3.61%) XML
5 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.41%) jQuery
5 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.41%) Series 60
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.41%) Flash
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.20%) REST
6 1 (1.20%) HTML5
6 1 (1.20%) POSIX
6 1 (1.20%) JSP
6 1 (1.20%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (16.87%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.23%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.23%) User Experience
5 5 (6.02%) NHS
6 4 (4.82%) IPTV
6 4 (4.82%) Physics
6 4 (4.82%) MPEG
6 4 (4.82%) PMI
6 4 (4.82%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.41%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.41%) Statistics
7 2 (2.41%) Online Games
7 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.41%) Psychology
7 2 (2.41%) STB
7 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.41%) Kindle
7 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.23%) Linux
2 4 (4.82%) Windows
3 3 (3.61%) UNIX
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Project Management
2 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.48%) ITIL
4 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (13.25%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.64%) Scrum
7 8 (9.64%) Change Management
8 6 (7.23%) Integration Testing
8 6 (7.23%) Data Modelling
8 6 (7.23%) Service Management
9 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.02%) Problem Management
9 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.02%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.82%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.82%) OO
10 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) SQL
2 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (7.23%) Java
3 6 (7.23%) C++
4 4 (4.82%) C
4 4 (4.82%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) Perl
4 4 (4.82%) Tcl
5 2 (2.41%) Ruby
5 2 (2.41%) Python
6 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.20%) PHP
6 1 (1.20%) Delphi
6 1 (1.20%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) ISEB
2 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.82%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.20%) APMP
6 1 (1.20%) CISM
6 1 (1.20%) CCA
6 1 (1.20%) CISSP
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.20%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.20%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.20%) CEH
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) COBIT
2 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.20%) Salt
1 1 (1.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.02%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle
3 2 (2.41%) Capita
3 2 (2.41%) Teradata
3 2 (2.41%) Perforce
3 2 (2.41%) FatWire
3 2 (2.41%) Adobe
4 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.20%) ESRI
4 1 (1.20%) HP
4 1 (1.20%) Dell
4 1 (1.20%) IBM
4 1 (1.20%) Apple
4 1 (1.20%) NetApp
4 1 (1.20%) Cognos
4 1 (1.20%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.20%) VMware
4 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.20%) Google
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