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 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 58 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -2
Contract jobs citing Degree 92 70 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.18% 2.22% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.65% 14.58% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 24
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £245 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 £54.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.40% +260.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +21.21%
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
425 480 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.69% 15.21% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 315 183
Median daily rate £375 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 12
Median hourly rate £13.91 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.75% +14.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.00 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +31 64 £350 -12.50% 64
South Yorkshire -12 13 £400 - 14
North Yorkshire +1 11 £285 -16.17% 11
East Yorkshire -7 1 - - 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 74 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.66%) Finance
3 42 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (17.73%) User Experience
5 34 (16.75%) Computer Science
6 29 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 26 (12.81%) Linux
8 25 (12.32%) Microsoft
9 24 (11.82%) Project Management
9 24 (11.82%) Psychology
10 23 (11.33%) SQL
11 22 (10.84%) Service Design
11 22 (10.84%) Java
11 22 (10.84%) VMware
11 22 (10.84%) Human Factors
11 22 (10.84%) Usability Testing
11 22 (10.84%) Market Research
12 21 (10.34%) HTML
12 21 (10.34%) ITIL
13 20 (9.85%) PRINCE2
13 20 (9.85%) CSS
13 20 (9.85%) Guerrilla Research
13 20 (9.85%) Ethnography
14 19 (9.36%) PHP
14 19 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (8.87%) Windows
15 18 (8.87%) Web Services
16 17 (8.37%) .NET
16 17 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (8.37%) Scrum

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.42%) SAS
2 9 (4.43%) CMS
3 6 (2.96%) ArcGIS
4 4 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.99%) Apache
6 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.99%) Magnolia
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.99%) WordPress
7 1 (0.49%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (3.94%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 6 (2.96%) SPSS
5 3 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.48%) MS Project
5 3 (1.48%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.99%) MS Office
6 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.49%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.49%) InDesign
7 1 (0.49%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.97%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.49%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.97%) PaaS
2 4 (1.97%) SaaS
3 2 (0.99%) IaaS
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle CX
4 1 (0.49%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.40%) SAN
2 7 (3.45%) DHCP
2 7 (3.45%) DNS
3 3 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.48%) Internet
3 3 (1.48%) LDAP
4 2 (0.99%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (0.99%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (0.99%) HTTP
4 2 (0.99%) INAP
4 2 (0.99%) ISUP
4 2 (0.99%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.49%) Firewall
5 1 (0.49%) FWSM
5 1 (0.49%) MPLS
5 1 (0.49%) NAS
5 1 (0.49%) Network Security
5 1 (0.49%) OSPF
5 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (7.39%) MySQL
3 13 (6.40%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.43%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (3.94%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.94%) Star Schema
6 7 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.96%) GIS
7 6 (2.96%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.96%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.48%) Big Data
9 3 (1.48%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.99%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.99%) HBase
10 2 (0.99%) MarkLogic
10 2 (0.99%) QlikView
10 2 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Axure RP
2 6 (2.96%) Selenium
3 4 (1.97%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.48%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.48%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.48%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.99%) Grunt
5 2 (0.99%) gulp
5 2 (0.99%) JIRA
5 2 (0.99%) Subversion
5 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.49%) Hudson
6 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.49%) Spock
6 1 (0.49%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.49%) Xcode
General
1 46 (22.66%) Finance
2 11 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.45%) Banking
4 6 (2.96%) Games
5 3 (1.48%) Automotive
5 3 (1.48%) Back Office
5 3 (1.48%) Marketing
6 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.99%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 38 (18.72%) Developer
2 26 (12.81%) Analyst
3 23 (11.33%) User Researcher
4 18 (8.87%) User Experience Researcher
5 13 (6.40%) Designer
6 12 (5.91%) Architect
6 12 (5.91%) Consultant
7 10 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (4.93%) UX Designer
8 9 (4.43%) Data Modeller
8 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 9 (4.43%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (4.43%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.94%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.94%) PHP Developer
10 7 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) Senior Support Engineer
11 6 (2.96%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.34%) HTML
2 20 (9.85%) CSS
3 18 (8.87%) Web Services
4 17 (8.37%) .NET
5 11 (5.42%) REST
6 10 (4.93%) Ajax
7 9 (4.43%) jQuery
7 9 (4.43%) RESTful
8 8 (3.94%) HTML5
8 8 (3.94%) SOAP
9 7 (3.45%) XML
10 6 (2.96%) ASP.NET
10 6 (2.96%) CSS3
10 6 (2.96%) Laravel
10 6 (2.96%) Symfony
11 5 (2.46%) CodeIgniter
11 5 (2.46%) JSON
12 4 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (1.97%) LAMP
12 4 (1.97%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (17.73%) User Experience
3 34 (16.75%) Computer Science
4 24 (11.82%) Psychology
5 15 (7.39%) Mathematics
6 13 (6.40%) Data Centre
7 11 (5.42%) NHS
8 9 (4.43%) Data Structures
8 9 (4.43%) Statistics
9 8 (3.94%) Taxonomies
10 6 (2.96%) Credit Risk
10 6 (2.96%) Economics
10 6 (2.96%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.97%) Physics
12 4 (1.97%) Smart Meter
13 3 (1.48%) Data Extraction
13 3 (1.48%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (1.48%) PKI
13 3 (1.48%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.81%) Linux
2 18 (8.87%) Windows
3 12 (5.91%) CentOS
3 12 (5.91%) Ubuntu
4 9 (4.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.97%) Android
7 3 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.48%) Unix
7 3 (1.48%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.49%) AIX
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (36.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (11.82%) Project Management
3 22 (10.84%) Human Factors
3 22 (10.84%) Market Research
3 22 (10.84%) Service Design
3 22 (10.84%) Usability Testing
4 21 (10.34%) ITIL
5 20 (9.85%) Ethnography
5 20 (9.85%) Guerrilla Research
5 20 (9.85%) PRINCE2
6 19 (9.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (8.37%) Customer Insight
7 17 (8.37%) Scrum
8 16 (7.88%) Analytics
9 15 (7.39%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.39%) Open Source
10 12 (5.91%) Wireframes
11 11 (5.42%) Data Management
11 11 (5.42%) MVC
11 11 (5.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 23 (11.33%) SQL
3 22 (10.84%) Java
4 19 (9.36%) PHP
5 16 (7.88%) Python
6 14 (6.90%) C#
7 11 (5.42%) C++
8 7 (3.45%) Ruby
9 6 (2.96%) R
9 6 (2.96%) T-SQL
10 5 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.48%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.48%) VBA
12 2 (0.99%) C
12 2 (0.99%) Perl
12 2 (0.99%) Scala
12 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.99%) XQuery
13 1 (0.49%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.49%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 15 (7.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (4.93%) ISEB
3 8 (3.94%) CISSP
3 8 (3.94%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.96%) CISM
5 6 (2.96%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.96%) MBA
6 5 (2.46%) CCNP
7 3 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.48%) CEH
7 3 (1.48%) CISA
7 3 (1.48%) ISACA
7 3 (1.48%) MCSE
7 3 (1.48%) Postgraduate
7 3 (1.48%) RHCE
8 2 (0.99%) PhD
8 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.43%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.96%) QA
3 4 (1.97%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.48%) HL7
5 2 (0.99%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.99%) EMIR
5 2 (0.99%) MiFID
6 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.91%) VMware Server
2 4 (1.97%) Docker
3 3 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.94%) Nagios
2 7 (3.45%) Grafana
3 2 (0.99%) Graphite
3 2 (0.99%) Puppet
4 1 (0.49%) Ansible
4 1 (0.49%) Cacti
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Opsview
4 1 (0.49%) Salt
4 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.84%) VMware
3 10 (4.93%) Adobe
3 10 (4.93%) Google
4 9 (4.43%) IBM
5 6 (2.96%) Splunk
6 5 (2.46%) SAP
6 5 (2.46%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.97%) Cisco
8 3 (1.48%) F5
8 3 (1.48%) HP
8 3 (1.48%) Oracle
8 3 (1.48%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.99%) Facebook
9 2 (0.99%) Huawei
9 2 (0.99%) Twitter
10 1 (0.49%) Apple
10 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.49%) Symantec