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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 46 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Degree 47 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.43% 2.93% 2.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.38% 12.87% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £380 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £219 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 - £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+20.07% +46.66%
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
287 272 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.92% 22.78% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 157 102
Average daily rate £384 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.28% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £45.50 £15.00 £13.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.33% +8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £25.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 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 -6 27 £363 -7.05% 9
High Wycombe +9 9 £235 +51.61% 9
Aylesbury -1 1 £550 - 4
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
2 30 (29.70%) Finance
3 23 (22.77%) SQL
4 22 (21.78%) Project Management
5 21 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (13.86%) C#
8 14 (13.86%) OO
8 14 (13.86%) Automotive
9 13 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (11.88%) CRM
10 12 (11.88%) .NET
10 12 (11.88%) REST
11 11 (10.89%) C++
11 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
11 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
11 11 (10.89%) .NET Framework
12 10 (9.90%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
12 10 (9.90%) jQuery
12 10 (9.90%) Retail
12 10 (9.90%) HTML
12 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
12 10 (9.90%) ITIL
12 10 (9.90%) Web Services
13 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
13 9 (8.91%) MVC
13 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (7.92%) Unit Testing

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (5.94%) IIS
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.97%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.98%) CMS
5 2 (1.98%) Drupal
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (7.92%) MS Office
1 8 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.95%) Internet
2 3 (2.97%) Firewall
3 2 (1.98%) SNMP
3 2 (1.98%) X.500
3 2 (1.98%) LDAP
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) VoIP
4 1 (0.99%) WAN
4 1 (0.99%) HTTP
4 1 (0.99%) 802.11
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
4 1 (0.99%) Network Security
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.97%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.99%) DataStage
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
6 1 (0.99%) MS Access
6 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.98%) Subversion
4 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.99%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.99%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 30 (29.70%) Finance
2 14 (13.86%) Automotive
3 10 (9.90%) Retail
4 4 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.96%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.97%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.98%) Legal
6 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.98%) Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.99%) Electronics
7 1 (0.99%) Local Government
7 1 (0.99%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Analyst
2 16 (15.84%) Developer
2 16 (15.84%) Business Analyst
3 12 (11.88%) Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
4 7 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (5.94%) Digital Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Junior
6 5 (4.95%) Web Developer
6 5 (4.95%) Consultant
7 4 (3.96%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Business Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Web Architect
8 3 (2.97%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.97%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) .NET
1 12 (11.88%) REST
2 11 (10.89%) .NET Framework
3 10 (9.90%) jQuery
3 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET
3 10 (9.90%) Web Services
3 10 (9.90%) HTML
4 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (7.92%) Middleware
6 7 (6.93%) LINQ
7 6 (5.94%) HTML5
7 6 (5.94%) JSON
7 6 (5.94%) CSS
7 6 (5.94%) SOAP
7 6 (5.94%) XML
7 6 (5.94%) XSL
8 4 (3.96%) Ajax
8 4 (3.96%) WCF
8 4 (3.96%) RESTful
8 4 (3.96%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Computer Science
2 21 (20.79%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.93%) NHS
3 7 (6.93%) Data Extraction
4 5 (4.95%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.95%) Economics
4 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.96%) PMI
6 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.97%) PKI
7 2 (1.98%) Statistics
7 2 (1.98%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.98%) Pharmacovigilance
7 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.99%) Life Science
8 1 (0.99%) CMDB
8 1 (0.99%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.99%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Linux
2 4 (3.96%) UNIX
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.97%) AIX
3 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) zOS
5 1 (0.99%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.99%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.78%) Project Management
2 18 (17.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (13.86%) OO
5 13 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.88%) CRM
7 10 (9.90%) ITIL
7 10 (9.90%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
8 9 (8.91%) MVC
9 8 (7.92%) SOA
9 8 (7.92%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.93%) Customer Analysis
10 7 (6.93%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.93%) Change Control
11 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.94%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (5.94%) Web Development
11 6 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.77%) SQL
2 14 (13.86%) C#
3 11 (10.89%) C++
3 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.92%) C
5 7 (6.93%) Java
6 4 (3.96%) Python
7 2 (1.98%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.98%) Assembly Language
7 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.99%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.99%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (6.93%) ISEB
1 7 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.96%) PMP
2 4 (3.96%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.96%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) GIAC
3 3 (2.97%) CISSP
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.99%) APMP
5 1 (0.99%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) HNC
5 1 (0.99%) HND
5 1 (0.99%) CCNP
5 1 (0.99%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) GxP
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 2 (1.98%) HL7
4 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) Firmware
3 1 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) WSUS
2 2 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.99%) Control-M
3 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.95%) Informatica
4 4 (3.96%) HP
4 4 (3.96%) Remedy
5 2 (1.98%) Citrix
5 2 (1.98%) Oracle
5 2 (1.98%) ILOG
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) Adobe
6 1 (0.99%) BMC
6 1 (0.99%) Epicor
6 1 (0.99%) Veritas
6 1 (0.99%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.99%) VMware
6 1 (0.99%) Sourcefire
6 1 (0.99%) Northgate
6 1 (0.99%) LANDesk
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