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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 24 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 122 172 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.21% 6.78% 7.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.70% 26.26% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 69 82
Median daily rate £350 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £190 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £386 £368
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +246.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £11.20 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.00 £42.50 £11.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.35% +30.00%
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
494 655 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.13% 25.82% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 301 318
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 62 12
Median hourly rate £17.06 £30.90 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.78% +81.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £47.50 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +4 65 £325 -11.56% 28
Bracknell -6 22 £345 +11.29% 14
Maidenhead +5 12 £560 +60.00% 5
Slough -3 4 - - 7
Wokingham - 3 £500 - 4
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 77 (30.31%) Telecoms
2 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
3 59 (23.23%) Finance
4 58 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (21.65%) Computer Science
6 52 (20.47%) MS Excel
7 46 (18.11%) Marketing
8 42 (16.54%) Project Management
9 39 (15.35%) SLA
10 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (12.99%) Analytics
12 31 (12.20%) CRM
13 30 (11.81%) SQL
14 26 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (10.24%) Office 365
15 25 (9.84%) Oracle
16 24 (9.45%) Java
16 24 (9.45%) Mathematics
17 20 (7.87%) Management Information System
17 20 (7.87%) Legal
17 20 (7.87%) C
17 20 (7.87%) ITIL
17 20 (7.87%) Programme Management
18 19 (7.48%) Spanish Language
18 19 (7.48%) Cisco
18 19 (7.48%) Internet
19 18 (7.09%) MS Office
20 17 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
20 17 (6.69%) JavaScript
20 17 (6.69%) Data Warehouse

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 10 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.15%) Apache Solr
2 8 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.36%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.97%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.57%) CMS
5 4 (1.57%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.79%) Apache
7 2 (0.79%) SAS
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.39%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.39%) GemFire
8 1 (0.39%) Mule
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (20.47%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.09%) MS Office
3 17 (6.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (5.12%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.57%) MS Project
6 3 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.79%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.79%) Maya
7 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.39%) InVision
8 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.18%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.79%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.24%) Office 365
2 13 (5.12%) SaaS
3 9 (3.54%) PaaS
4 8 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.79%) GitHub
6 2 (0.79%) Yammer
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.48%) Internet
2 17 (6.69%) Firewall
2 17 (6.69%) VPN
3 13 (5.12%) LAN
3 13 (5.12%) Radio Access Network
4 9 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (3.54%) Network Security
4 9 (3.54%) VoIP
5 8 (3.15%) SSL
6 7 (2.76%) 3G
7 6 (2.36%) 4G
7 6 (2.36%) DWDM
7 6 (2.36%) LTE
7 6 (2.36%) Skype
7 6 (2.36%) Wireless
8 4 (1.57%) 2G
8 4 (1.57%) Broadband
8 4 (1.57%) RTP
8 4 (1.57%) WAN
8 4 (1.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.12%) Big Data
3 9 (3.54%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.15%) RDBMS
4 8 (3.15%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.76%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.36%) MS Access
6 6 (2.36%) Power BI
7 4 (1.57%) QlikView
8 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.18%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.79%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.79%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.79%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.79%) Gradle
3 2 (0.79%) gulp
3 2 (0.79%) Jasmine
3 2 (0.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.79%) JUnit
3 2 (0.79%) Maven
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.79%) webpack
4 1 (0.39%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.39%) GDB
4 1 (0.39%) Hudson
4 1 (0.39%) MSTest
4 1 (0.39%) TestLink
General
1 77 (30.31%) Telecoms
2 59 (23.23%) Finance
3 46 (18.11%) Marketing
4 20 (7.87%) Legal
5 19 (7.48%) Spanish Language
6 14 (5.51%) Billing
7 12 (4.72%) Retail
8 11 (4.33%) French Language
8 11 (4.33%) Italian Language
9 10 (3.94%) German Language
10 7 (2.76%) Electronics
10 7 (2.76%) Mandarin Language
11 4 (1.57%) Back Office
11 4 (1.57%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (1.18%) Law
13 2 (0.79%) Advertising
13 2 (0.79%) Games
13 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (10.63%) Analyst
2 24 (9.45%) Developer
3 23 (9.06%) Architect
4 18 (7.09%) Marketing Manager
5 17 (6.69%) Consultant
6 13 (5.12%) Senior Manager
7 12 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 10 (3.94%) Data Architect
8 10 (3.94%) Incident Manager
9 9 (3.54%) Administrator
9 9 (3.54%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.54%) Office 365 Manager
9 9 (3.54%) Telecoms Engineer
10 8 (3.15%) Hadoop Architect
10 8 (3.15%) Java Architect
10 8 (3.15%) Solr Architect
11 7 (2.76%) Business Manager
11 7 (2.76%) Programme Manager
12 6 (2.36%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.36%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.91%) .NET
1 15 (5.91%) HTML
2 14 (5.51%) CSS
3 10 (3.94%) HTML5
3 10 (3.94%) XML
4 9 (3.54%) Web Services
5 8 (3.15%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.15%) jQuery
5 8 (3.15%) Middleware
6 7 (2.76%) CSS3
7 6 (2.36%) MAPI
8 5 (1.97%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.97%) JSON
8 5 (1.97%) Node.js
9 4 (1.57%) Modernizr
9 4 (1.57%) REST
10 3 (1.18%) J2EE
10 3 (1.18%) Spring
11 2 (0.79%) Flash
11 2 (0.79%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (22.83%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (21.65%) Computer Science
3 24 (9.45%) Mathematics
4 20 (7.87%) Management Information System
5 17 (6.69%) Virtual Team
6 14 (5.51%) Visualisation
7 13 (5.12%) Economics
8 10 (3.94%) Driving Licence
9 7 (2.76%) Social Media
10 6 (2.36%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.57%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.57%) IVR
12 4 (1.57%) PMI
12 4 (1.57%) User Experience
13 3 (1.18%) CESG
13 3 (1.18%) Public Cloud
13 3 (1.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.30%) Windows
2 13 (5.12%) Linux
3 7 (2.76%) Unix
4 3 (1.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.79%) Android
5 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.79%) Solaris
5 2 (0.79%) VMS
6 1 (0.39%) Debian
6 1 (0.39%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.54%) Project Management
2 34 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (12.99%) Analytics
4 31 (12.20%) CRM
5 26 (10.24%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (7.87%) ITIL
6 20 (7.87%) Programme Management
7 17 (6.69%) Change Management
8 16 (6.30%) Business Analysis
8 16 (6.30%) Customer Engagement
9 15 (5.91%) Service Management
10 14 (5.51%) Incident Management
11 13 (5.12%) Business Development
11 13 (5.12%) Data Visualisation
12 12 (4.72%) B2B
12 12 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (4.72%) Matrix Organization
12 12 (4.72%) Project Governance
12 12 (4.72%) Service Delivery
12 12 (4.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.81%) SQL
2 24 (9.45%) Java
3 20 (7.87%) C
4 17 (6.69%) JavaScript
5 15 (5.91%) C#
5 15 (5.91%) C++
6 8 (3.15%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.76%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.76%) VB
8 5 (1.97%) VBScript
9 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.57%) VBA
10 3 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.18%) Python
10 3 (1.18%) Scala
11 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (4.33%) HND
3 10 (3.94%) CCNA
3 10 (3.94%) PhD
3 10 (3.94%) PMP
4 9 (3.54%) CCSE
4 9 (3.54%) Check Point Certification
4 9 (3.54%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.15%) HNC
5 8 (3.15%) MBA
5 8 (3.15%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.76%) CCNP
7 6 (2.36%) CISSP
7 6 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.97%) ACCA
8 5 (1.97%) CISM
9 4 (1.57%) CCSA
9 4 (1.57%) CCSP
9 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.18%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (15.35%) SLA
2 16 (6.30%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.76%) QA
4 5 (1.97%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.57%) HIPAA
5 4 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.18%) COBIT
6 3 (1.18%) GAAP
6 3 (1.18%) ISO 14001
6 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.18%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.39%) GMP
7 1 (0.39%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 8 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.39%) Firmware
5 1 (0.39%) HDFS
5 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (1.97%) Amdocs OSS
3 3 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) Core Impact
5 1 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.39%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.39%) Nessus
5 1 (0.39%) Nexpose
5 1 (0.39%) Nmap
5 1 (0.39%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.39%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.84%) Oracle
3 19 (7.48%) Cisco
4 13 (5.12%) SAP
5 11 (4.33%) Ericsson
6 10 (3.94%) HP
6 10 (3.94%) Juniper
6 10 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.54%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.76%) Huawei
8 7 (2.76%) IBM
9 6 (2.36%) Google
9 6 (2.36%) VMware
10 5 (1.97%) Citrix
10 5 (1.97%) Cramer
11 4 (1.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (1.57%) Genesys
11 4 (1.57%) Nokia
11 4 (1.57%) Nortel
11 4 (1.57%) Siemens
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