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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 73 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 76 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.62% 1.97% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.81% 16.03% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 17 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £134 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.70 £32.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-0.93% +60.00%
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
404 312 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.91% 12.29% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 189 144
Average daily rate £340 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £241 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.21 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.40 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 April 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
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 April 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 +3 51 £405 +25.58% 60
North Yorkshire +3 10 £380 - 16
South Yorkshire -8 8 £288 +105.35% 10
East Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 5
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (29.73%) Finance
3 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 21 (18.92%) HTML
4 21 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.02%) CSS
6 19 (17.12%) QA
6 19 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (16.22%) SQL
7 18 (16.22%) Project Management
8 17 (15.32%) CSS3
9 16 (14.41%) HTML5
10 15 (13.51%) Java
10 15 (13.51%) MS Office
11 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
11 14 (12.61%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.71%) User Experience
12 13 (11.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (11.71%) ITIL
12 13 (11.71%) PRINCE2
12 13 (11.71%) Oracle
12 13 (11.71%) Ruby
12 13 (11.71%) TDD
12 13 (11.71%) VMware
12 13 (11.71%) Web Design
13 12 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (9.91%) TeamCity
14 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
14 11 (9.91%) Sinatra

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (9.91%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (8.11%) SAS
3 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.80%) CMS
4 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.90%) CICS
5 1 (0.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.90%) JBoss
5 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.90%) nginx
5 1 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Office
2 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (6.31%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.70%) MS Project
5 3 (2.70%) Stata
5 3 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.90%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.90%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.90%) Agresso
3 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.90%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.80%) Route 53
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.31%) Internet
2 3 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.80%) 4G
3 2 (1.80%) HSPA
3 2 (1.80%) 2G
3 2 (1.80%) WAN
3 2 (1.80%) GPRS
3 2 (1.80%) 3G
4 1 (0.90%) SAN
4 1 (0.90%) LAN
4 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.90%) DNS
4 1 (0.90%) LDAP
4 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.90%) RNC
4 1 (0.90%) Firewall
4 1 (0.90%) Network Security
4 1 (0.90%) LTE
4 1 (0.90%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.60%) MS Access
4 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.70%) QlikView
4 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.80%) Redis
5 2 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.80%) Base SAS
5 2 (1.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.80%) MySQL
5 2 (1.80%) DB2
5 2 (1.80%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.90%) DataStage
6 1 (0.90%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.90%) Adabas
6 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) TeamCity
1 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
1 11 (9.91%) Cucumber
1 11 (9.91%) Capybara
1 11 (9.91%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.90%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.90%) JUnit
2 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.90%) Axure RP
General
1 33 (29.73%) Finance
2 7 (6.31%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
4 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.60%) Games
5 4 (3.60%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.70%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.70%) Law
7 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.80%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.80%) Local Government
8 1 (0.90%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (34.23%) Developer
2 15 (13.51%) Analyst
3 11 (9.91%) Ruby Developer
4 10 (9.01%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.21%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.50%) Business Change Analyst
6 5 (4.50%) Head of Technology
6 5 (4.50%) Change Analyst
6 5 (4.50%) Head of Service Delivery
7 4 (3.60%) Designer
7 4 (3.60%) UI Programmer
7 4 (3.60%) Architecture Manager
7 4 (3.60%) UI Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (3.60%) Data Manager
7 4 (3.60%) Service Manager
7 4 (3.60%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.60%) VB Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (3.60%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.92%) HTML
2 20 (18.02%) CSS
3 17 (15.32%) CSS3
4 16 (14.41%) HTML5
5 11 (9.91%) Sinatra
5 11 (9.91%) Sass
6 10 (9.01%) .NET
7 8 (7.21%) jQuery
8 6 (5.41%) Ajax
9 5 (4.50%) Web Services
9 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.60%) WinForms
11 3 (2.70%) XML
12 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 2 (1.80%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
13 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (0.90%) EntireX
13 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.71%) User Experience
3 11 (9.91%) Open Source
4 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.21%) Visualisation
6 6 (5.41%) Data Structures
6 6 (5.41%) Statistics
6 6 (5.41%) Mathematics
6 6 (5.41%) NHS
7 5 (4.50%) Physics
7 5 (4.50%) Psychology
7 5 (4.50%) Algorithms
7 5 (4.50%) RIA
8 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.70%) Human Factors
8 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.80%) Economics
10 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.90%) Informatics
10 1 (0.90%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 4 (3.60%) Linux
3 2 (1.80%) Android
3 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.80%) UNIX
4 1 (0.90%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.90%) SUSE
4 1 (0.90%) Debian
4 1 (0.90%) Fedora
4 1 (0.90%) CentOS
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.04%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (16.22%) Project Management
3 14 (12.61%) Mentoring
4 13 (11.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (11.71%) ITIL
4 13 (11.71%) PRINCE2
4 13 (11.71%) TDD
4 13 (11.71%) Web Design
5 12 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (9.91%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (9.91%) Scrum
6 11 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.91%) Pair Programming
6 11 (9.91%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.01%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.11%) Line Management
9 7 (6.31%) Migration
9 7 (6.31%) Problem Management
10 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.92%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.22%) SQL
3 15 (13.51%) Java
4 13 (11.71%) Ruby
5 8 (7.21%) C#
6 5 (4.50%) VB
7 4 (3.60%) VB6
7 4 (3.60%) VBA
7 4 (3.60%) C++
8 3 (2.70%) Python
8 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.80%) C
9 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.80%) Perl
9 2 (1.80%) PHP
10 1 (0.90%) REXX
10 1 (0.90%) NATURAL
10 1 (0.90%) JCL
10 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.90%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.60%) ISEB
3 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.70%) PMP
3 3 (2.70%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) MCSE
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.90%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.90%) CISSP
5 1 (0.90%) CCNP
5 1 (0.90%) CCNA
5 1 (0.90%) MCSA
5 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.12%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) Basel II
2 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) Graylog
2 2 (1.80%) Puppet
2 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.90%) Salt
3 1 (0.90%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.90%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.71%) Oracle
2 13 (11.71%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) Akamai
3 11 (9.91%) New Relic
4 6 (5.41%) Google
5 5 (4.50%) Facebook
6 4 (3.60%) Adobe
7 3 (2.70%) IBM
8 2 (1.80%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.80%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.80%) Symantec
8 2 (1.80%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.80%) Apple
8 2 (1.80%) HP
8 2 (1.80%) Cisco
9 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.90%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
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