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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 28 33 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing Degree 121 117 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.24% 4.54% 8.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.28% 18.34% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 97
Median daily rate £381 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.25 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.37% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £22.85 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £47.00 £91.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +16.92%
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
543 638 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.50% 24.77% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 327 323
Median daily rate £400 £379 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.17% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £21.55 £16.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +9 53 £315 -33.68% 31
Slough +11 14 £413 -19.90% 14
Bracknell -13 13 £325 +44.44% 13
Maidenhead -2 8 £594 +56.45% 7
Wokingham -7 4 £301 - 3
Newbury -5 2 - - 3
Windsor +2 1 £473 -0.52%
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 67 (22.79%) Microsoft
2 66 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 66 (22.45%) Computer Science
3 59 (20.07%) Project Management
4 53 (18.03%) Finance
5 49 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 47 (15.99%) Windows
6 47 (15.99%) Marketing
7 39 (13.27%) ITIL
8 38 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
9 32 (10.88%) VPN
10 31 (10.54%) DNS
10 31 (10.54%) SQL
10 31 (10.54%) Service Management
11 29 (9.86%) .NET
12 28 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (9.18%) Linux
13 27 (9.18%) Management Information System
14 26 (8.84%) C
14 26 (8.84%) SLA
14 26 (8.84%) Mathematics
14 26 (8.84%) German Language
15 25 (8.50%) C++
15 25 (8.50%) PowerShell
15 25 (8.50%) SaaS
15 25 (8.50%) Office 365
16 23 (7.82%) Data Centre
17 22 (7.48%) Customer Engagement
17 22 (7.48%) C#

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 9 (3.06%) CMS
1 9 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.02%) Confluence
4 3 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.02%) IIS
5 2 (0.68%) Apache
5 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.68%) Documentum
5 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.68%) SAS
5 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.34%) GemFire
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.80%) MS Office
3 14 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 13 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (1.02%) MS Project
6 3 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.34%) InVision
8 1 (0.34%) Maya
8 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.04%) HFM
2 5 (1.70%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (1.36%) SAP BPC
4 3 (1.02%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.68%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.50%) Office 365
1 25 (8.50%) SaaS
2 13 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.70%) PaaS
4 4 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.02%) FinancialForce.com
5 3 (1.02%) HP Helion
5 3 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.68%) IaaS
7 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (10.88%) VPN
2 31 (10.54%) DNS
3 20 (6.80%) DHCP
4 17 (5.78%) Firewall
4 17 (5.78%) HTTP
4 17 (5.78%) TCP/IP
5 16 (5.44%) Internet
5 16 (5.44%) Radio Access Network
6 15 (5.10%) LAN
7 14 (4.76%) IPsec
7 14 (4.76%) IPv6
8 13 (4.42%) 3G
8 13 (4.42%) Software-Defined Networking
9 12 (4.08%) Network Security
10 11 (3.74%) 4G
11 10 (3.40%) BGP
12 9 (3.06%) SSL
12 9 (3.06%) WAN
13 8 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (2.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.10%) Oracle BI EE
2 12 (4.08%) Big Data
3 10 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.72%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.04%) MS Access
6 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.70%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.36%) Power BI
9 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.68%) QlikView
9 2 (0.68%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.68%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.02%) ClearCase
2 3 (1.02%) JIRA
2 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.34%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.34%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.34%) Gradle
4 1 (0.34%) JUnit
4 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.34%) Maven
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 53 (18.03%) Finance
3 47 (15.99%) Marketing
4 26 (8.84%) German Language
5 14 (4.76%) Legal
5 14 (4.76%) Spanish Language
6 13 (4.42%) Brand Awareness
6 13 (4.42%) French Language
7 10 (3.40%) Italian Language
8 7 (2.38%) Advertising
8 7 (2.38%) Back Office
8 7 (2.38%) Retail
9 5 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.70%) Portuguese Language
10 4 (1.36%) Electronics
10 4 (1.36%) Law
11 3 (1.02%) Billing
12 2 (0.68%) Games
12 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (15.31%) Analyst
2 27 (9.18%) Support Engineer
3 21 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 20 (6.80%) Architect
5 18 (6.12%) Developer
6 17 (5.78%) Consultant
7 16 (5.44%) Network Engineer
8 12 (4.08%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.74%) Programme Manager
10 10 (3.40%) Designer
10 10 (3.40%) Escalation Engineer
11 9 (3.06%) Administrator
11 9 (3.06%) Field Engineer
11 9 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.72%) Azure Engineer
12 8 (2.72%) Marketing Manager
12 8 (2.72%) Network Support
12 8 (2.72%) Network Support Engineer
12 8 (2.72%) Systems Analyst
13 7 (2.38%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.86%) .NET
2 22 (7.48%) CSS
3 20 (6.80%) XML
4 15 (5.10%) Web Services
5 11 (3.74%) HTML
6 9 (3.06%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.72%) MAPI
8 7 (2.38%) Node.js
9 5 (1.70%) jQuery
9 5 (1.70%) Middleware
9 5 (1.70%) REST
10 4 (1.36%) HTML5
10 4 (1.36%) J2EE
11 3 (1.02%) ADO.NET
11 3 (1.02%) CSS3
11 3 (1.02%) DCOM
11 3 (1.02%) JSON
11 3 (1.02%) OAuth2
11 3 (1.02%) SAML
11 3 (1.02%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 66 (22.45%) Computer Science
2 38 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.18%) Management Information System
4 26 (8.84%) Mathematics
5 23 (7.82%) Data Centre
6 17 (5.78%) Social Media
7 15 (5.10%) Public Cloud
8 13 (4.42%) Digital Media
9 11 (3.74%) Economics
10 9 (3.06%) Driving Licence
11 7 (2.38%) PMI
11 7 (2.38%) Visualisation
12 6 (2.04%) Private Cloud
12 6 (2.04%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.70%) Clustering
13 5 (1.70%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.70%) PKI
13 5 (1.70%) Smart Meter
14 4 (1.36%) Replication
14 4 (1.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.99%) Windows
2 27 (9.18%) Linux
3 14 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 7 (2.38%) Unix
5 3 (1.02%) VMS
6 2 (0.68%) AIX
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.34%) Debian
7 1 (0.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.07%) Project Management
2 39 (13.27%) ITIL
3 31 (10.54%) Service Management
4 28 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (7.48%) Customer Engagement
6 21 (7.14%) B2B
6 21 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 20 (6.80%) Configuration Management
7 20 (6.80%) Service Delivery
8 19 (6.46%) Migration
8 19 (6.46%) Presales
8 19 (6.46%) Workflow
9 18 (6.12%) Change Management
9 18 (6.12%) PRINCE2
9 18 (6.12%) Project Planning
10 17 (5.78%) Analytics
10 17 (5.78%) Load Balancing
11 15 (5.10%) Business Analysis
11 15 (5.10%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (5.10%) Marketing Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.54%) SQL
2 26 (8.84%) C
3 25 (8.50%) C++
3 25 (8.50%) PowerShell
4 22 (7.48%) C#
5 20 (6.80%) VBScript
6 17 (5.78%) Java
7 14 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 14 (4.76%) VB
8 8 (2.72%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.36%) Embedded C
10 4 (1.36%) Embedded C++
10 4 (1.36%) Python
11 3 (1.02%) Scala
11 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.68%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.68%) R
12 2 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) sed
Qualifications
1 28 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (6.80%) ACCA
3 18 (6.12%) CIMA
4 17 (5.78%) MCSE
4 17 (5.78%) PMI Certification
5 15 (5.10%) PMP
6 13 (4.42%) MCSA
6 13 (4.42%) MCSD
7 12 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.74%) MCTS
8 11 (3.74%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.40%) MCITP
10 9 (3.06%) CCNA
11 8 (2.72%) CCSA
11 8 (2.72%) CCSE
11 8 (2.72%) Check Point Certification
12 7 (2.38%) HNC
12 7 (2.38%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.04%) HND
14 5 (1.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.84%) SLA
2 17 (5.78%) QA
3 16 (5.44%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.02%) HIPAA
5 3 (1.02%) ISO 14001
5 3 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.68%) COBIT
6 2 (0.68%) GxP
6 2 (0.68%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.34%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.34%) P3O
7 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (6.80%) Hyper-V
2 16 (5.44%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.36%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.02%) Firmware
7 2 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.68%) vSphere
7 2 (0.68%) XenServer
8 1 (0.34%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.34%) HDFS
8 1 (0.34%) NFS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.34%) XenApp
8 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (5.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 12 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (2.38%) Amdocs OSS
4 6 (2.04%) SCOM
5 5 (1.70%) WMI
6 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.68%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.68%) SCCM
7 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.34%) Puppet
8 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 67 (22.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.48%) Cisco
3 18 (6.12%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (5.78%) SAP
5 16 (5.44%) Hyperion
6 15 (5.10%) Marketo
7 12 (4.08%) Oracle
7 12 (4.08%) VMware
8 10 (3.40%) Ericsson
9 9 (3.06%) Citrix
10 8 (2.72%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.72%) HP
10 8 (2.72%) Juniper
10 8 (2.72%) Red Hat
11 7 (2.38%) Cramer
12 6 (2.04%) F5
13 5 (1.70%) Arqiva
13 5 (1.70%) Telindus
13 5 (1.70%) Tellabs
13 5 (1.70%) Virgin Media
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £27 to £29 per hour
Posted: 21 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £40 to £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £401 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Simon James IT
Rate: £0 - £50 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £185.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago