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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 73 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 67 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 1.37% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.42% 12.65% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 26
Average daily rate
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£410 £335 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.38% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £450 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £30.11 £13.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.61% -49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £13.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.42 £13.00 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.53 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +27.71%
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
408 253 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.68% 10.79% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 150 153
Average daily rate £363 £345 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +12.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -57.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -13 38 £425 +25.92% 70
South Yorkshire +3 14 £413 +47.32% 14
North Yorkshire - 8 £325 - 20
East Yorkshire - 2 £300 - 3
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (32.17%) Finance
3 39 (27.27%) Project Management
4 32 (22.38%) HTML
5 31 (21.68%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (19.58%) CSS
7 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
8 22 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 21 (14.69%) Java
9 21 (14.69%) CSS3
9 21 (14.69%) QA
10 20 (13.99%) HTML5
10 20 (13.99%) PRINCE2
11 19 (13.29%) SQL
11 19 (13.29%) VMware
11 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (12.59%) Mentoring
12 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.89%) TDD
14 16 (11.19%) Ruby
14 16 (11.19%) Web Design
14 16 (11.19%) User Experience
14 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (10.49%) Sinatra
15 15 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (10.49%) Sass
15 15 (10.49%) Capybara
15 15 (10.49%) Graylog
15 15 (10.49%) Cloud Foundry
15 15 (10.49%) New Relic

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (10.49%) Cloud Foundry
2 14 (9.79%) SAS
3 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.10%) IIS
3 3 (2.10%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.70%) Apache
5 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.70%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.70%) Confluence
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.70%) CICS
5 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.39%) MS Office
3 8 (5.59%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.90%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (3.50%) MS Project
6 2 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.40%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.70%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.70%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.40%) Office 365
2 2 (1.40%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.70%) Route 53
3 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) Internet
2 3 (2.10%) SAN
3 2 (1.40%) NAS
3 2 (1.40%) 4G
3 2 (1.40%) HSRP
3 2 (1.40%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.40%) VPN
3 2 (1.40%) MPLS
3 2 (1.40%) OSPF
3 2 (1.40%) BGP
3 2 (1.40%) EIGRP
3 2 (1.40%) VRRP
3 2 (1.40%) Firewall
3 2 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.70%) 2G
4 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.70%) Network Security
4 1 (0.70%) HSPA
4 1 (0.70%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.20%) Base SAS
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.10%) MS Access
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.40%) DataStage
6 2 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.40%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.40%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.40%) DB2
6 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.70%) QlikView
7 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.70%) Redis
7 1 (0.70%) Adabas
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) TeamCity
1 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
1 15 (10.49%) IntelliJ
1 15 (10.49%) Cucumber
1 15 (10.49%) Capybara
2 5 (3.50%) Rational Rose
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.40%) JUnit
4 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (1.40%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.40%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.70%) ERwin
5 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (32.17%) Finance
2 10 (6.99%) Banking
3 6 (4.20%) Retail
3 6 (4.20%) Marketing
4 5 (3.50%) Law
5 2 (1.40%) Legal
5 2 (1.40%) Games
5 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.40%) Local Government
5 2 (1.40%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (34.27%) Developer
2 28 (19.58%) Analyst
3 23 (16.08%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.49%) Ruby Developer
5 13 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.99%) Architect
7 8 (5.59%) Change Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Designer
9 6 (4.20%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) SAS Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Business Change Analyst
10 5 (3.50%) MI Developer
11 4 (2.80%) UI Programmer
11 4 (2.80%) UI Developer
11 4 (2.80%) VB6 Developer
11 4 (2.80%) VB Developer
12 3 (2.10%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (2.10%) Junior
12 3 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
12 3 (2.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.38%) HTML
2 28 (19.58%) CSS
3 21 (14.69%) CSS3
4 20 (13.99%) HTML5
5 15 (10.49%) Sinatra
5 15 (10.49%) Sass
6 9 (6.29%) jQuery
6 9 (6.29%) .NET
7 5 (3.50%) XML
7 5 (3.50%) Ajax
8 4 (2.80%) WinForms
8 4 (2.80%) Web Services
9 2 (1.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (1.40%) REST
9 2 (1.40%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (1.40%) Spring
9 2 (1.40%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.70%) WCF
10 1 (0.70%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 31 (21.68%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.19%) User Experience
3 14 (9.79%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.79%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.90%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.20%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.20%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.20%) NHS
6 5 (3.50%) RIA
6 5 (3.50%) Psychology
6 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.80%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.80%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.10%) Human Factors
8 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.10%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.40%) iPad
9 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.40%) Statistics
9 2 (1.40%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.90%) Windows
2 6 (4.20%) Linux
3 5 (3.50%) Android
4 4 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) UNIX
5 1 (0.70%) CentOS
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.70%) AIX
5 1 (0.70%) zOS
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.70%) SUSE
5 1 (0.70%) Debian
5 1 (0.70%) Fedora
5 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.27%) Project Management
3 20 (13.99%) PRINCE2
4 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (12.59%) Mentoring
5 17 (11.89%) TDD
6 16 (11.19%) Web Design
6 16 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (10.49%) Responsive Web Design
7 15 (10.49%) Open Source
7 15 (10.49%) Pair Programming
8 14 (9.79%) SDLC
9 12 (8.39%) Scrum
10 10 (6.99%) Change Management
10 10 (6.99%) ETL
10 10 (6.99%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.29%) Information Security
12 8 (5.59%) ITIL
12 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (5.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
2 21 (14.69%) Java
3 19 (13.29%) SQL
4 16 (11.19%) Ruby
5 8 (5.59%) C#
6 5 (3.50%) VB
7 4 (2.80%) VB6
7 4 (2.80%) C++
7 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.10%) Python
9 2 (1.40%) VBA
9 2 (1.40%) Perl
9 2 (1.40%) C
9 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.70%) COBOL
10 1 (0.70%) PHP
10 1 (0.70%) NATURAL
10 1 (0.70%) JCL
10 1 (0.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (6.29%) PMP
2 8 (5.59%) PMI Certification
3 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.80%) SAS Certification
5 3 (2.10%) PhD
5 3 (2.10%) CISSP
5 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.40%) CCIE
6 2 (1.40%) CCSP
6 2 (1.40%) CCNP
6 2 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.40%) MBA
6 2 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) MCSE
7 1 (0.70%) MCSA
7 1 (0.70%) CCNA
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.69%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) SLA
3 2 (1.40%) Basel II
3 2 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) COREP
System Software
1 19 (13.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.10%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.40%) NFS
3 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.70%) Firmware
4 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (10.49%) Graylog
2 2 (1.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Salt
3 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.29%) VMware
3 15 (10.49%) Akamai
3 15 (10.49%) New Relic
4 12 (8.39%) Oracle
5 7 (4.90%) Google
6 6 (4.20%) IBM
7 5 (3.50%) Facebook
8 4 (2.80%) Cisco
9 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.10%) Adobe
9 3 (2.10%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.40%) Symantec
10 2 (1.40%) F5
10 2 (1.40%) Apple
10 2 (1.40%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.70%) SAP
11 1 (0.70%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.70%) webMethods
11 1 (0.70%) Nortel
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £70 to £80 per day 4 weeks initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £380 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + Please see Notes
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Care Quality Commission
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Leeds Beckett University
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 25 days ago