The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 33 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 57 41 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.74% 3.33% 3.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.26% 12.02% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 9
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£388 £335 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £24.75 £24.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.71% -0.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £12.55 £14.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £36.95 £35.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
296 341 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.61% 27.70% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 195 119
Average daily rate £389 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 7
Average hourly rate £41.25 £15.75 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -15.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.47 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £32.60 £25.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Milton Keynes +10 37 £375 +15.38% 22
High Wycombe +1 5 £435 +262.50% 4
Aylesbury - 4 £250 - 4
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 27 (29.67%) Finance
1 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.38%) Project Management
3 13 (14.29%) C#
3 13 (14.29%) SQL
3 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.19%) REST
4 12 (13.19%) ITIL
4 12 (13.19%) OO
5 11 (12.09%) Web Services
5 11 (12.09%) C++
6 10 (10.99%) .NET
6 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
6 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
7 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
7 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
7 9 (9.89%) Linux
7 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
7 9 (9.89%) SOA
7 9 (9.89%) Middleware
7 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.89%) Automotive
7 9 (9.89%) .NET Framework
8 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
8 8 (8.79%) jQuery
8 8 (8.79%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.79%) MVC
8 8 (8.79%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (5.49%) IIS
1 5 (5.49%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.20%) Drupal
3 2 (2.20%) CMS
3 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.10%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (6.59%) MS Office
4 3 (3.30%) MS Project
4 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.30%) Internet
2 3 (3.30%) X.500
2 3 (3.30%) LDAP
3 2 (2.20%) SNMP
3 2 (2.20%) LAN
3 2 (2.20%) WAN
3 2 (2.20%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.20%) Network Security
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.10%) LTE
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.10%) HTTP
4 1 (1.10%) PBX
4 1 (1.10%) UMTS
4 1 (1.10%) VoIP
4 1 (1.10%) GPRS
4 1 (1.10%) GSM
4 1 (1.10%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.30%) PowerCenter
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.20%) MS Access
4 2 (2.20%) DB2
4 2 (2.20%) MySQL
5 1 (1.10%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.10%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.10%) Moq
4 1 (1.10%) NUnit
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 27 (29.67%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Automotive
3 6 (6.59%) Spanish Language
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
3 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.30%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.30%) Electronics
5 3 (3.30%) Billing
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Analyst
2 16 (17.58%) Architect
3 14 (15.38%) Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (8.79%) Digital Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.49%) Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Web Architect
8 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Engineering Specialist
9 3 (3.30%) Service Design Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.30%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.19%) REST
2 11 (12.09%) Web Services
3 10 (10.99%) .NET
4 9 (9.89%) Middleware
4 9 (9.89%) .NET Framework
5 8 (8.79%) jQuery
5 8 (8.79%) HTML
5 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.79%) SOAP
5 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (6.59%) LINQ
7 5 (5.49%) CSS
7 5 (5.49%) XML
7 5 (5.49%) XSL
7 5 (5.49%) JSON
8 4 (4.40%) WCF
9 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (3.30%) React
9 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.30%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.40%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.30%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (3.30%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.30%) Economics
5 2 (2.20%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (2.20%) PMI
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Statistics
6 1 (1.10%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.10%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.10%) Life Science
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Linux
2 6 (6.59%) Windows
3 5 (5.49%) UNIX
4 3 (3.30%) AIX
5 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.10%) Solaris
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Project Management
2 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.19%) ITIL
3 12 (13.19%) OO
4 9 (9.89%) SOA
4 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
5 8 (8.79%) Business Analysis
5 8 (8.79%) MVC
6 7 (7.69%) EAI
6 7 (7.69%) Six Sigma
6 7 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.59%) ETL
7 6 (6.59%) UML
7 6 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.49%) Change Control
8 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.49%) Web Development
9 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.29%) C#
1 13 (14.29%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) C++
3 9 (9.89%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.79%) C
5 5 (5.49%) Python
6 3 (3.30%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.20%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.20%) Perl
7 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (1.10%) VBA
8 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.49%) ISEB
4 4 (4.40%) HND
5 3 (3.30%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 3 (3.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (3.30%) HNC
5 3 (3.30%) PMP
5 3 (3.30%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) CCNP
6 2 (2.20%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.20%) GNVQ
7 1 (1.10%) APMP
7 1 (1.10%) MCP
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) HL7
2 2 (2.20%) GxP
3 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Control-M
1 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.10%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Informatica
2 4 (4.40%) Remedy
2 4 (4.40%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.30%) Epicor
3 3 (3.30%) HP
3 3 (3.30%) IBM
4 2 (2.20%) VMware
4 2 (2.20%) Cisco
4 2 (2.20%) Adobe
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle
5 1 (1.10%) F5
5 1 (1.10%) BMC
5 1 (1.10%) Veritas
5 1 (1.10%) Lotus
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.10%) EMC
5 1 (1.10%) Intel
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix
5 1 (1.10%) BT
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