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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 45 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 46 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.53% 3.15% 3.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.07% 16.75% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 12
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£405 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £136 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £372 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £11.50 £33.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.92% +60.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.37% -24.60%
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
352 197 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 26.99% 18.78% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 93 93
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 4 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +54.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +9 38 £400 +60.00% 12
Amersham 0 2 £575 -
Marlow +7 1 £251 -22.92%
High Wycombe -5 1 - - 4
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Buckingham - - - - 1
Newport Pagnell - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (34.83%) Finance
2 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
3 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
4 20 (22.47%) Project Management
5 17 (19.10%) Change Management
5 17 (19.10%) Windows
6 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
7 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
7 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (13.48%) VMware
8 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
8 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (13.48%) IIS
9 11 (12.36%) SQL
9 11 (12.36%) .NET
9 11 (12.36%) C#
9 11 (12.36%) Windows 2000
9 11 (12.36%) MCSE
9 11 (12.36%) Windows NT
9 11 (12.36%) SLA
9 11 (12.36%) SAN
9 11 (12.36%) Intel
9 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (12.36%) Windows 2000 Server
9 11 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (12.36%) VMware ESX
9 11 (12.36%) Clustering
10 10 (11.24%) SCOM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 12 (13.48%) IIS
2 10 (11.24%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) SAS
4 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) Moodle
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.87%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) SAN
2 10 (11.24%) NAS
3 5 (5.62%) Broadband
4 3 (3.37%) LAN
5 2 (2.25%) WAN
5 2 (2.25%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.25%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) MPLS
6 1 (1.12%) Wireless
6 1 (1.12%) Network Security
6 1 (1.12%) LTE
6 1 (1.12%) ATM
6 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.12%) HTTP
6 1 (1.12%) DNS
6 1 (1.12%) IPv4
6 1 (1.12%) IPv6
6 1 (1.12%) UMTS
6 1 (1.12%) VoIP
6 1 (1.12%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.25%) Ingres
5 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
1 4 (4.49%) Selenium
1 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.37%) WatiN
2 3 (3.37%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) JUnit
4 1 (1.12%) Redmine
General
1 31 (34.83%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Retail
4 6 (6.74%) Marketing
5 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Back Office
6 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Automotive
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
6 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.25%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.25%) Publishing
6 2 (2.25%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Billing
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Law
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Analyst
2 11 (12.36%) Developer
3 8 (8.99%) Service Analyst
3 8 (8.99%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (6.74%) Administrator
4 6 (6.74%) Architect
4 6 (6.74%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
5 5 (5.62%) Project Leader
6 4 (4.49%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (4.49%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.37%) Tester
7 3 (3.37%) Consultant
7 3 (3.37%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.37%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.37%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) .NET
2 9 (10.11%) HTML
2 9 (10.11%) jQuery
3 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.62%) XML
4 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.62%) HTML5
5 3 (3.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (3.37%) LINQ
5 3 (3.37%) J2EE
5 3 (3.37%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) XSL
6 2 (2.25%) JSON
6 2 (2.25%) XHTML
6 2 (2.25%) Spring
6 2 (2.25%) REST
7 1 (1.12%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.12%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.36%) Clustering
3 6 (6.74%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.62%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.37%) PMI
6 3 (3.37%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.12%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.12%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.12%) User Experience
8 1 (1.12%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Windows
2 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (13.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.36%) Windows 2000 Server
3 11 (12.36%) Windows 2000
3 11 (12.36%) Windows NT
4 10 (11.24%) UNIX
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.37%) Linux
7 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Project Management
2 17 (19.10%) Change Management
3 13 (14.61%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.48%) Incident Management
5 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.87%) ITIL
6 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.74%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.74%) MVC
8 5 (5.62%) Scrum
8 5 (5.62%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.62%) Six Sigma
9 4 (4.49%) Service Management
9 4 (4.49%) TOGAF
9 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.49%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.49%) System Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Time Management
9 4 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) C#
1 11 (12.36%) SQL
2 8 (8.99%) Java
3 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.49%) Perl
4 4 (4.49%) C
5 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.37%) C++
5 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.25%) Python
6 2 (2.25%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) VB6
6 2 (2.25%) COBOL
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.12%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.36%) MCSE
3 5 (5.62%) HND
3 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.25%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 2 (2.25%) HNC
7 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.12%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) SLA
2 5 (5.62%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) HL7
3 1 (1.12%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 11 (12.36%) VMware ESX
2 11 (12.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 10 (11.24%) Terminal Services
3 10 (11.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (11.24%) BladeLogic
1 10 (11.24%) SCOM
2 5 (5.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.48%) VMware
3 11 (12.36%) Intel
4 10 (11.24%) Citrix
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle
6 4 (4.49%) HP
7 3 (3.37%) Telerik
8 2 (2.25%) Northgate
8 2 (2.25%) IBM
9 1 (1.12%) Huawei
9 1 (1.12%) Splunk
9 1 (1.12%) Tableau
9 1 (1.12%) Cisco
9 1 (1.12%) Sun
9 1 (1.12%) Juniper
9 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.12%) BT
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago