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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 54 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 33 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.92% 3.52% 3.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.09% 18.00% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £158 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.50 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.14% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
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
273 200 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.12% 19.57% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 103 99
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 8 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £13.07 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.25 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -7 23 £363 +20.83% 14
High Wycombe -4 2 £125 -67.32% 4
Amersham -2 1 - -
Aylesbury - - - - 3
Buckingham - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Princes Risborough - - - - 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
3 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 17 (20.00%) Project Management
5 16 (18.82%) Change Management
5 16 (18.82%) Windows
6 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
7 12 (14.12%) VMware
7 12 (14.12%) Incident Management
8 11 (12.94%) VMware ESX
8 11 (12.94%) Clustering
8 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (12.94%) Windows 2000 Server
8 11 (12.94%) Windows 2000
8 11 (12.94%) Windows NT
8 11 (12.94%) UNIX
8 11 (12.94%) IIS
8 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
8 11 (12.94%) Intel
8 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (11.76%) SAN
9 10 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (11.76%) MCSE
9 10 (11.76%) SLA
9 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (11.76%) BladeLogic
10 9 (10.59%) Banking

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (12.94%) IIS
2 10 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.35%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) SAN
2 9 (10.59%) NAS
3 4 (4.71%) Broadband
4 2 (2.35%) Internet
4 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.18%) Network Security
5 1 (1.18%) LTE
5 1 (1.18%) IPv4
5 1 (1.18%) IPv6
5 1 (1.18%) MPLS
5 1 (1.18%) ATM
5 1 (1.18%) GPRS
5 1 (1.18%) GSM
5 1 (1.18%) LAN
5 1 (1.18%) UMTS
5 1 (1.18%) VoIP
5 1 (1.18%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.18%) HTTP
5 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) MySQL
2 2 (2.35%) Ingres
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.53%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Selenium
2 3 (3.53%) WatiN
3 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.71%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.53%) Electronics
6 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 2 (2.35%) Automotive
6 2 (2.35%) Legal
6 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.35%) Publishing
7 1 (1.18%) Billing
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Analyst
2 9 (10.59%) Developer
3 8 (9.41%) Architect
3 8 (9.41%) Service Analyst
3 8 (9.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (7.06%) Administrator
4 6 (7.06%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (5.88%) Project Leader
5 5 (5.88%) Consultant
5 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.71%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Engineering Specialist
7 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.53%) Tester
7 3 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.53%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) HTML
3 6 (7.06%) jQuery
4 5 (5.88%) XML
5 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (3.53%) HTML5
6 3 (3.53%) CSS
7 2 (2.35%) XSL
7 2 (2.35%) XHTML
7 2 (2.35%) JSON
7 2 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.35%) REST
7 2 (2.35%) LINQ
8 1 (1.18%) JPA
8 1 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.18%) Spring
8 1 (1.18%) Ajax
8 1 (1.18%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.94%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.71%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (12.94%) Windows 2000 Server
2 11 (12.94%) Windows 2000
2 11 (12.94%) Windows NT
2 11 (12.94%) UNIX
2 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) Project Management
2 16 (18.82%) Change Management
3 12 (14.12%) Incident Management
4 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.24%) ITIL
6 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.88%) Six Sigma
7 4 (4.71%) MVC
7 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.71%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.71%) System Testing
8 3 (3.53%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.53%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.53%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) C#
1 9 (10.59%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Java
2 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.88%) C
4 4 (4.71%) C++
4 4 (4.71%) Perl
5 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.35%) COBOL
6 2 (2.35%) VB
6 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.35%) Python
6 2 (2.35%) VB6
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.76%) MCSE
3 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) HND
5 3 (3.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (2.35%) HNC
6 2 (2.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.18%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) HL7
3 1 (1.18%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) VMware ESX
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (10.59%) ISA Server
3 9 (10.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (11.76%) BladeLogic
2 9 (10.59%) SCOM
3 4 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) VMware
3 11 (12.94%) Intel
4 9 (10.59%) Citrix
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle
5 4 (4.71%) HP
6 3 (3.53%) Telerik
7 2 (2.35%) IBM
7 2 (2.35%) Epicor
7 2 (2.35%) Northgate
8 1 (1.18%) Huawei
8 1 (1.18%) BT
8 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.18%) Juniper
8 1 (1.18%) Remedy
8 1 (1.18%) Cisco
8 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
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Rate: Competitive
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