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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 34 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 35 31 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.17% 2.56% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.64% 13.03% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 27
Median daily rate £420 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £500 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
239 238 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.45% 19.69% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 153 182
Median daily rate £455 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.97% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 46
Median hourly rate £20.25 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 9 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
Milton Keynes +25 30 £450 +28.57% 9
High Wycombe +4 2 £338 +20.53% 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 27 (45.76%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Retail
3 22 (37.29%) Computer Science
4 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.03%) Java
6 12 (20.34%) Automotive
6 12 (20.34%) Banking
7 11 (18.64%) B2C
8 10 (16.95%) ITIL
8 10 (16.95%) Python
8 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
9 9 (15.25%) German Language
10 8 (13.56%) SAP
10 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
11 7 (11.86%) Scrum
11 7 (11.86%) R
12 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
12 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
12 6 (10.17%) Change Management
12 6 (10.17%) SQL
12 6 (10.17%) Oracle
12 6 (10.17%) Project Management
13 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (8.47%) C++
13 5 (8.47%) PhD
13 5 (8.47%) Firewall
13 5 (8.47%) MBA
13 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.69%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) VPN
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.39%) VLAN
3 2 (3.39%) VoIP
3 2 (3.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.69%) HTTP
4 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.69%) SSL
4 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.39%) MySQL
3 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) Appium
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (45.76%) Finance
2 23 (38.98%) Retail
3 12 (20.34%) Automotive
3 12 (20.34%) Banking
4 9 (15.25%) German Language
5 4 (6.78%) Legal
6 3 (5.08%) Dutch Language
6 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (5.08%) Publishing
7 2 (3.39%) French Language
7 2 (3.39%) Italian Language
7 2 (3.39%) Spanish Language
7 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.69%) Back Office
8 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Analyst
2 8 (13.56%) Architect
3 7 (11.86%) Developer
3 7 (11.86%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Development Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Data Modeller
6 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.08%) SAP Support
6 3 (5.08%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Supplier Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) CSS
1 4 (6.78%) HTML
1 4 (6.78%) Keras
1 4 (6.78%) Pandas
1 4 (6.78%) scikit-learn
1 4 (6.78%) Theano
1 4 (6.78%) Torch
1 4 (6.78%) XGBoost
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) ELK Stack
2 2 (3.39%) LAMP
2 2 (3.39%) Node.js
2 2 (3.39%) REST
2 2 (3.39%) Spring
3 1 (1.69%) Ajax
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.69%) jQuery
3 1 (1.69%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.17%) Mathematics
4 4 (6.78%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.78%) Statistics
4 4 (6.78%) User Experience
5 3 (5.08%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.69%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Economics
6 1 (1.69%) iPad
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) PMI
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Debian
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Android
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) B2C
3 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
3 10 (16.95%) ITIL
4 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.86%) Scrum
5 6 (10.17%) Change Management
5 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (10.17%) Project Management
5 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (8.47%) BDD
6 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.78%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.78%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (6.78%) Quantitative Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.78%) Test Strategy
7 4 (6.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) Python
3 7 (11.86%) R
4 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 5 (8.47%) C++
6 2 (3.39%) C#
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) F#
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) MBA
1 5 (8.47%) PhD
2 3 (5.08%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) APMG
3 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.69%) CISSP
4 1 (1.69%) CLAS
4 1 (1.69%) GIAC
4 1 (1.69%) HND
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) SANS
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) QA
2 3 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.69%) GxP
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Postfix
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.69%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) SAP
2 6 (10.17%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.78%) Juniper
5 3 (5.08%) Cisco
5 3 (5.08%) IBM
5 3 (5.08%) ION Trading
5 3 (5.08%) VMware
6 2 (3.39%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.69%) F5
7 1 (1.69%) GFI Software
7 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.69%) Rapid7
7 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.69%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.69%) Symantec
7 1 (1.69%) TippingPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Xamarin