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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 81 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 56 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.18% 3.04% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 22.26% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 21
Average daily rate
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£394 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -8.33%
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
510 319 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.84% 13.64% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 177 129
Average daily rate £370 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 22
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.90 £78.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 41 £414 +37.91% 64
North Yorkshire -6 7 £355 -5.33% 17
South Yorkshire -18 3 £375 +20.00% 20
East Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 5
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
4 21 (20.39%) Project Management
5 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
6 17 (16.50%) HTML
6 17 (16.50%) SQL
7 15 (14.56%) Oracle
8 14 (13.59%) PRINCE2
8 14 (13.59%) QA
9 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
9 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
9 13 (12.62%) CSS
9 13 (12.62%) MS Office
9 13 (12.62%) ITIL
9 13 (12.62%) User Experience
9 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
10 12 (11.65%) Scrum
11 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (10.68%) .NET
11 11 (10.68%) SAS
11 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (9.71%) Java
12 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
12 10 (9.71%) Line Management
12 10 (9.71%) CSS3
13 9 (8.74%) HTML5
13 9 (8.74%) Visualisation
13 9 (8.74%) TDD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (10.68%) SAS
2 5 (4.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.91%) Apache
3 3 (2.91%) IIS
3 3 (2.91%) nginx
3 3 (2.91%) Node.js
4 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.97%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.97%) CICS
5 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
1 13 (12.62%) MS Office
2 6 (5.83%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (5.83%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.88%) Stata
4 3 (2.91%) MS Project
4 3 (2.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.94%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.97%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.97%) SPSS
6 1 (0.97%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.97%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.97%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.97%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Route 53
1 4 (3.88%) SaaS
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon S3
1 4 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Internet
2 3 (2.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) DNS
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.97%) RNC
4 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.97%) 2G
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) LDAP
4 1 (0.97%) GPRS
4 1 (0.97%) LAN
4 1 (0.97%) SSL
4 1 (0.97%) DHCP
4 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.97%) SAN
4 1 (0.97%) 3G
4 1 (0.97%) HSPA
4 1 (0.97%) LTE
4 1 (0.97%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.85%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.88%) Redis
4 4 (3.88%) MySQL
5 3 (2.91%) FileMaker
5 3 (2.91%) QlikView
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.94%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.94%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.94%) MS Access
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) IntelliJ
1 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.85%) TeamCity
1 5 (4.85%) Cucumber
1 5 (4.85%) Capybara
2 4 (3.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (3.88%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.97%) JIRA
3 1 (0.97%) JUnit
3 1 (0.97%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (32.04%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Multimedia
3 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.83%) Retail
5 4 (3.88%) Games
6 3 (2.91%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.91%) Legal
6 3 (2.91%) Banking
7 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Back Office
8 1 (0.97%) Law
8 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Developer
2 10 (9.71%) Analyst
2 10 (9.71%) Project Manager
3 5 (4.85%) Head of Technology
3 5 (4.85%) Architect
3 5 (4.85%) Head of Service Delivery
3 5 (4.85%) Designer
3 5 (4.85%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (3.88%) UI Programmer
4 4 (3.88%) User Experience Architect
4 4 (3.88%) UI Developer
4 4 (3.88%) Architecture Manager
4 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
4 4 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (3.88%) Data Manager
4 4 (3.88%) VB Developer
4 4 (3.88%) .NET Developer
4 4 (3.88%) Service Manager
4 4 (3.88%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (3.88%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) HTML
2 13 (12.62%) CSS
3 11 (10.68%) .NET
4 10 (9.71%) CSS3
5 9 (8.74%) HTML5
6 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET
7 7 (6.80%) Web Services
8 5 (4.85%) Ajax
8 5 (4.85%) jQuery
8 5 (4.85%) Sinatra
8 5 (4.85%) Sass
9 4 (3.88%) WinForms
10 3 (2.91%) XML
10 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (1.94%) Flash
11 2 (1.94%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.97%) Spring
12 1 (0.97%) JSON
12 1 (0.97%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) User Experience
1 13 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.71%) Computer Science
3 9 (8.74%) Visualisation
4 8 (7.77%) NHS
5 7 (6.80%) Data Structures
6 6 (5.83%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.83%) Statistics
7 5 (4.85%) Physics
7 5 (4.85%) Open Source
8 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.88%) RIA
8 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.88%) Psychology
9 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.94%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.94%) Economics
11 1 (0.97%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Linux
3 3 (2.91%) UNIX
3 3 (2.91%) Android
3 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.97%) SUSE
4 1 (0.97%) Debian
4 1 (0.97%) Fedora
4 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.97%) CentOS
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.39%) Project Management
3 14 (13.59%) PRINCE2
4 13 (12.62%) ITIL
5 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
5 12 (11.65%) Scrum
6 11 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.71%) Line Management
8 9 (8.74%) TDD
9 8 (7.77%) Web Design
9 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
10 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.83%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.83%) Procure-to-pay
11 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.83%) ETL
11 6 (5.83%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (16.50%) SQL
3 10 (9.71%) Java
4 8 (7.77%) Ruby
5 7 (6.80%) C#
6 6 (5.83%) VBA
7 5 (4.85%) C++
7 5 (4.85%) PHP
8 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.88%) VB
8 4 (3.88%) Python
8 4 (3.88%) VB6
9 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.91%) Perl
10 2 (1.94%) C
11 1 (0.97%) XAML
11 1 (0.97%) COBOL
11 1 (0.97%) REXX
11 1 (0.97%) NATURAL
11 1 (0.97%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (4.85%) ISEB
2 5 (4.85%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) VCP4
3 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) PMP
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.94%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (1.94%) MCSE
5 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.97%) MCSA
6 1 (0.97%) CCNP
6 1 (0.97%) CISSP
6 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.97%) Basel II
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Graylog
2 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.88%) Puppet
3 3 (2.91%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.94%) Salt
5 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.97%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.56%) Oracle
3 7 (6.80%) VMware
3 7 (6.80%) Adobe
4 5 (4.85%) Akamai
4 5 (4.85%) New Relic
5 4 (3.88%) Facebook
5 4 (3.88%) Google
6 2 (1.94%) Percona
6 2 (1.94%) Symantec
6 2 (1.94%) HP
6 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.97%) Cognos
7 1 (0.97%) SAP
7 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco
7 1 (0.97%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.97%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.97%) Mapinfo
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: competitive
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