The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 22 40 13
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Contract jobs citing Degree 140 107 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.82% 4.17% 7.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.21% 17.26% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 81
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £39.00 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.51% +22.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.49 £22.55 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.15 £46.70 £111.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Degree
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
660 620 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.45% 24.13% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 304 299
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 10
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Reading +11 58 £400 -11.11% 33
Slough +14 17 £338 -34.46% 9
Bracknell -7 15 £325 -2.54% 7
Maidenhead -4 7 £395 +16.17% 3
Wokingham -9 2 - - 2
Newbury -5 1 - - 4
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 84 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 71 (22.26%) Telecoms
3 70 (21.94%) Computer Science
4 65 (20.38%) Windows
4 65 (20.38%) Project Management
5 59 (18.50%) MS Excel
6 54 (16.93%) ITIL
7 50 (15.67%) DNS
8 49 (15.36%) Finance
9 48 (15.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 43 (13.48%) Marketing
11 38 (11.91%) Service Management
12 37 (11.60%) VPN
12 37 (11.60%) SQL
12 37 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
13 36 (11.29%) Customer Engagement
14 31 (9.72%) DHCP
14 31 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (9.09%) CSS
15 29 (9.09%) Linux
16 28 (8.78%) Workflow
17 27 (8.46%) MCTS
17 27 (8.46%) Data Centre
18 26 (8.15%) Office 365
18 26 (8.15%) MCITP
19 25 (7.84%) Service Delivery
19 25 (7.84%) MS Office
19 25 (7.84%) .NET
19 25 (7.84%) C
19 25 (7.84%) Active Directory

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 16 (5.02%) CMS
2 8 (2.51%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.19%) IIS
4 6 (1.88%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.94%) Confluence
6 3 (0.94%) SAS
7 2 (0.63%) Documentum
7 2 (0.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (18.50%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.84%) MS Office
3 15 (4.70%) MS Visio
4 13 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.88%) MS Project
6 3 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.94%) SPSS
7 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.31%) InVision
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) HFM
2 5 (1.57%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (1.25%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.94%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.63%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.15%) Office 365
2 25 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (6.90%) SaaS
4 3 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.94%) FinancialForce.com
4 3 (0.94%) HP Helion
4 3 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.63%) IaaS
6 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (15.67%) DNS
2 37 (11.60%) VPN
3 31 (9.72%) DHCP
4 24 (7.52%) Firewall
5 21 (6.58%) TCP/IP
6 19 (5.96%) 3G
6 19 (5.96%) Internet
6 19 (5.96%) IPv6
7 18 (5.64%) HTTP
8 17 (5.33%) IPsec
8 17 (5.33%) LAN
9 15 (4.70%) Wireless
10 14 (4.39%) 4G
10 14 (4.39%) Network Security
11 13 (4.08%) Software-Defined Networking
12 12 (3.76%) Radio Access Network
12 12 (3.76%) VoIP
12 12 (3.76%) WAN
13 10 (3.13%) BGP
13 10 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (3.76%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.13%) Big Data
3 10 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.19%) MS Access
6 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.57%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.57%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.57%) Power BI
9 3 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.63%) Datazen
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.94%) ClearCase
2 3 (0.94%) Fiddler
2 3 (0.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.94%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.31%) LabVIEW
General
1 71 (22.26%) Telecoms
2 49 (15.36%) Finance
3 43 (13.48%) Marketing
4 21 (6.58%) German Language
5 14 (4.39%) Legal
6 12 (3.76%) Brand Awareness
7 9 (2.82%) Back Office
7 9 (2.82%) French Language
8 8 (2.51%) Retail
8 8 (2.51%) Spanish Language
9 7 (2.19%) Billing
10 6 (1.88%) Advertising
10 6 (1.88%) Italian Language
10 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.57%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (1.25%) Electronics
13 3 (0.94%) Banking
13 3 (0.94%) Law
13 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 49 (15.36%) Analyst
2 31 (9.72%) Support Engineer
3 27 (8.46%) Architect
4 24 (7.52%) Consultant
4 24 (7.52%) Project Manager
5 19 (5.96%) Network Engineer
6 18 (5.64%) Developer
6 18 (5.64%) Field Engineer
7 13 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.76%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.45%) Designer
10 10 (3.13%) Escalation Engineer
11 9 (2.82%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (2.82%) IT Manager
11 9 (2.82%) Network Support
11 9 (2.82%) Network Support Engineer
11 9 (2.82%) Systems Analyst
12 8 (2.51%) Administrator
12 8 (2.51%) Marketing Manager
13 7 (2.19%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.09%) CSS
2 25 (7.84%) .NET
3 18 (5.64%) XML
4 13 (4.08%) HTML
5 9 (2.82%) REST
5 9 (2.82%) Web Services
6 7 (2.19%) ADO.NET
7 6 (1.88%) 802.1X
7 6 (1.88%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.88%) HTML5
8 5 (1.57%) CSS3
8 5 (1.57%) Middleware
8 5 (1.57%) Node.js
9 4 (1.25%) J2EE
10 3 (0.94%) LINQ
10 3 (0.94%) MAPI
10 3 (0.94%) RSS
10 3 (0.94%) SAML
10 3 (0.94%) WCF
10 3 (0.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 70 (21.94%) Computer Science
2 37 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.46%) Data Centre
4 22 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 21 (6.58%) Mathematics
6 15 (4.70%) Social Media
7 14 (4.39%) Public Cloud
8 12 (3.76%) Digital Media
9 9 (2.82%) Economics
10 8 (2.51%) Clustering
10 8 (2.51%) PMI
11 7 (2.19%) PKI
11 7 (2.19%) Smart Meter
11 7 (2.19%) User Experience
12 6 (1.88%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.57%) Replication
13 5 (1.57%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.57%) Statistics
13 5 (1.57%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.25%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.38%) Windows
2 29 (9.09%) Linux
3 21 (6.58%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.82%) Unix
5 6 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.88%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.57%) Solaris
7 3 (0.94%) AIX
7 3 (0.94%) VMS
7 3 (0.94%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) Android
9 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (20.38%) Project Management
2 54 (16.93%) ITIL
3 38 (11.91%) Service Management
4 36 (11.29%) Customer Engagement
5 31 (9.72%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (8.78%) Workflow
7 25 (7.84%) Service Delivery
8 23 (7.21%) Mentoring
9 21 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 20 (6.27%) Configuration Management
11 19 (5.96%) Migration
12 18 (5.64%) B2B
12 18 (5.64%) Change Management
12 18 (5.64%) Presales
13 17 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (5.33%) Load Balancing
13 17 (5.33%) Project Planning
14 16 (5.02%) Business Analysis
14 16 (5.02%) CRM
14 16 (5.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (11.60%) SQL
2 25 (7.84%) C
2 25 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 20 (6.27%) C++
4 18 (5.64%) Java
5 17 (5.33%) C#
5 17 (5.33%) VBScript
6 16 (5.02%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.70%) VB
8 11 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.82%) Python
10 5 (1.57%) R
10 5 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.25%) Ruby
11 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.94%) Embedded C
12 3 (0.94%) Embedded C++
12 3 (0.94%) PHP
12 3 (0.94%) Scala
13 2 (0.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (15.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.46%) MCTS
3 26 (8.15%) MCITP
4 21 (6.58%) MCSE
5 18 (5.64%) ACCA
5 18 (5.64%) PMI Certification
6 16 (5.02%) CIMA
7 15 (4.70%) MCSD
7 15 (4.70%) PMP
8 13 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (4.08%) MCSA
9 11 (3.45%) CCNA
10 8 (2.51%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.19%) CCSA
11 7 (2.19%) CCSE
11 7 (2.19%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (2.19%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.88%) HNC
13 5 (1.57%) CCDA
13 5 (1.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.90%) QA
2 16 (5.02%) SLA
3 14 (4.39%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.57%) HIPAA
5 4 (1.25%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.94%) GxP
7 2 (0.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.63%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.31%) NEBOSH
8 1 (0.31%) P3O
8 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.21%) Hyper-V
3 13 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.88%) BitLocker
6 5 (1.57%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.25%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.94%) Firmware
8 3 (0.94%) UAG
9 2 (0.63%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.63%) vSphere
9 2 (0.63%) XenServer
10 1 (0.31%) NFS
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.31%) XenApp
10 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.39%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (3.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (2.82%) WSUS
4 7 (2.19%) Amdocs OSS
4 7 (2.19%) SCCM
5 6 (1.88%) SCOM
6 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (1.57%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.57%) WMI
7 3 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.63%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.63%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.63%) Perfmon
8 2 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.31%) Puppet
9 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 84 (26.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.21%) Cisco
3 19 (5.96%) Oracle
4 17 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (5.33%) SAP
5 16 (5.02%) Hyperion
5 16 (5.02%) VMware
6 15 (4.70%) Citrix
7 14 (4.39%) Marketo
8 9 (2.82%) HP
9 8 (2.51%) F5
10 7 (2.19%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.19%) Cramer
10 7 (2.19%) Juniper
10 7 (2.19%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.19%) Remedy
11 6 (1.88%) Nokia
12 5 (1.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (1.57%) Ericsson
12 5 (1.57%) Siemens
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