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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 71 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 66 63 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.47% 2.56% 2.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.01% 19.15% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 23 24
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £147 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £420 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% +19.56%
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
388 329 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.50% 13.37% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 181 142
Average daily rate £350 £330 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £223 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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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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 47 £405 +35.00% 58
North Yorkshire +2 10 £380 - 17
South Yorkshire -12 3 £375 +30.20% 13
East Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 6
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 36 (32.14%) Finance
1 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.96%) HTML
4 19 (16.96%) Project Management
5 18 (16.07%) SQL
6 17 (15.18%) Oracle
6 17 (15.18%) CSS
7 16 (14.29%) QA
7 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (13.39%) MS Office
8 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
9 14 (12.50%) ITIL
9 14 (12.50%) User Experience
9 14 (12.50%) CSS3
10 13 (11.61%) HTML5
10 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
10 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
10 13 (11.61%) Java
11 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (10.71%) TDD
11 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
12 11 (9.82%) Scrum
12 11 (9.82%) Service Delivery
12 11 (9.82%) Ruby
12 11 (9.82%) .NET
12 11 (9.82%) Windows
13 10 (8.93%) SAS

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 10 (8.93%) SAS
2 8 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.68%) nginx
3 3 (2.68%) Node.js
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.68%) IIS
3 3 (2.68%) Apache
4 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.79%) CMS
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.89%) JBoss
5 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.89%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Office
1 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (3.57%) MS Project
4 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.68%) Stata
4 3 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.89%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.89%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.89%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.89%) Agresso
3 1 (0.89%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon S3
2 4 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.57%) Route 53
2 4 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (2.68%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.79%) HSPA
3 2 (1.79%) 2G
3 2 (1.79%) 3G
3 2 (1.79%) GPRS
3 2 (1.79%) WAN
3 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) DNS
3 2 (1.79%) 4G
4 1 (0.89%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.89%) LDAP
4 1 (0.89%) SSL
4 1 (0.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.89%) DHCP
4 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.89%) LAN
4 1 (0.89%) Firewall
4 1 (0.89%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.46%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.57%) Redis
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.57%) MySQL
5 3 (2.68%) FileMaker
5 3 (2.68%) QlikView
5 3 (2.68%) MS Access
5 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.79%) DB2
6 2 (1.79%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.79%) Base SAS
6 2 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 8 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.14%) IntelliJ
1 8 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 8 (7.14%) Capybara
2 2 (1.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (1.79%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.89%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.89%) JIRA
3 1 (0.89%) JUnit
General
1 36 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
2 7 (6.25%) Multimedia
3 6 (5.36%) Banking
4 4 (3.57%) Games
5 3 (2.68%) Law
5 3 (2.68%) Interactive Media
6 2 (1.79%) Local Government
6 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.79%) Legal
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.89%) Publishing
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 37 (33.04%) Developer
2 11 (9.82%) Project Manager
3 10 (8.93%) Analyst
4 8 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
5 5 (4.46%) Head of Technology
5 5 (4.46%) Head of Service Delivery
6 4 (3.57%) Designer
6 4 (3.57%) UI Programmer
6 4 (3.57%) UI Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Architecture Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (3.57%) VB6 Developer
6 4 (3.57%) VB Developer
6 4 (3.57%) Data Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (3.57%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 3 (2.68%) Test Manager
7 3 (2.68%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) HTML
2 17 (15.18%) CSS
3 14 (12.50%) CSS3
4 13 (11.61%) HTML5
5 11 (9.82%) .NET
6 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 8 (7.14%) Sinatra
6 8 (7.14%) Sass
7 7 (6.25%) Web Services
8 6 (5.36%) Ajax
8 6 (5.36%) jQuery
9 4 (3.57%) WinForms
10 3 (2.68%) XML
10 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.79%) .NET Framework
11 2 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (1.79%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.89%) WPF
12 1 (0.89%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) User Experience
3 10 (8.93%) Visualisation
4 9 (8.04%) Computer Science
5 8 (7.14%) NHS
5 8 (7.14%) Open Source
5 8 (7.14%) Data Structures
6 6 (5.36%) Statistics
6 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.46%) Physics
7 5 (4.46%) Psychology
7 5 (4.46%) RIA
7 5 (4.46%) Algorithms
8 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.68%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.68%) Human Factors
10 2 (1.79%) Economics
11 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.89%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.82%) Windows
2 5 (4.46%) Linux
3 3 (2.68%) Android
3 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.89%) CentOS
4 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.89%) SUSE
4 1 (0.89%) Debian
4 1 (0.89%) Fedora
4 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.96%) Project Management
3 14 (12.50%) ITIL
4 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
5 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (10.71%) TDD
5 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.82%) Scrum
6 11 (9.82%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.93%) Web Design
7 10 (8.93%) Line Management
7 10 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.14%) Pair Programming
9 8 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (6.25%) Migration
10 7 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 18 (16.07%) SQL
3 13 (11.61%) Java
4 11 (9.82%) Ruby
5 7 (6.25%) C#
6 6 (5.36%) VBA
7 5 (4.46%) PHP
7 5 (4.46%) C++
8 4 (3.57%) VB
8 4 (3.57%) Python
8 4 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.57%) VB6
9 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.79%) C
11 1 (0.89%) COBOL
11 1 (0.89%) REXX
11 1 (0.89%) NATURAL
11 1 (0.89%) JCL
11 1 (0.89%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.46%) ISEB
3 4 (3.57%) PMP
3 4 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) MCSE
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.79%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.89%) MCSA
6 1 (0.89%) CCNP
6 1 (0.89%) CCNA
6 1 (0.89%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Graylog
2 4 (3.57%) Puppet
2 4 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.68%) HAProxy
4 2 (1.79%) Salt
5 1 (0.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 28 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.18%) Oracle
3 10 (8.93%) VMware
4 8 (7.14%) Akamai
4 8 (7.14%) New Relic
5 6 (5.36%) Google
6 5 (4.46%) Facebook
6 5 (4.46%) Adobe
7 3 (2.68%) IBM
8 2 (1.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (1.79%) Percona
8 2 (1.79%) HP
8 2 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.79%) SAP
8 2 (1.79%) Cisco
8 2 (1.79%) Apple
8 2 (1.79%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.79%) Symantec
9 1 (0.89%) McAfee
9 1 (0.89%) Sophos
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