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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 45 56 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing Degree 35 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.93% 2.10% 4.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.87% 11.79% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 10
Average daily rate
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£380 £310 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £232 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £442 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.74%
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
272 195 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.78% 17.84% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 103 137
Average daily rate £330 £318 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £155 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.82 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.53% -29.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +6 26 £390 +25.80% 14
Aylesbury +5 3 - - 2
Amersham -4 1 - - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £155 - 3
Marlow - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Project Management
3 17 (23.29%) Computer Science
4 14 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (17.81%) Change Management
5 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
6 12 (16.44%) Oracle
7 11 (15.07%) Windows
8 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
9 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
9 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (12.33%) Retail
10 8 (10.96%) Banking
10 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (10.96%) VMware
10 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX
10 8 (10.96%) Intel
10 8 (10.96%) Windows NT
10 8 (10.96%) Windows 2000
10 8 (10.96%) MCSE
10 8 (10.96%) .NET
10 8 (10.96%) Java
10 8 (10.96%) C#
11 7 (9.59%) J2EE
11 7 (9.59%) SLA
11 7 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (9.59%) SCOM

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (8.22%) IIS
2 5 (6.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) Moodle
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) SAN
1 6 (8.22%) NAS
2 4 (5.48%) Broadband
3 2 (2.74%) LAN
3 2 (2.74%) UMTS
3 2 (2.74%) 3G
3 2 (2.74%) 4G
3 2 (2.74%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.74%) 2G
4 1 (1.37%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.37%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) JUnit
1 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
4 2 (2.74%) JIRA
4 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) WatiN
5 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.37%) Redmine
General
1 25 (34.25%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Retail
3 8 (10.96%) Banking
4 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.74%) Publishing
6 2 (2.74%) Electronics
6 2 (2.74%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.74%) Marketing
7 1 (1.37%) Interactive Media
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.37%) Automotive
7 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Analyst
3 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
3 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
3 5 (6.85%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (5.48%) Architect
4 4 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.48%) Graduate
4 4 (5.48%) Programme Manager
4 4 (5.48%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 3 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (4.11%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (4.11%) Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) J2EE
2 7 (9.59%) jQuery
3 6 (8.22%) HTML
3 6 (8.22%) XML
4 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.85%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.85%) Spring
4 5 (6.85%) JSP
4 5 (6.85%) Servlets
4 5 (6.85%) Struts
4 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (6.85%) HTML5
5 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.11%) EJB
6 3 (4.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.74%) WPF
7 2 (2.74%) LINQ
8 1 (1.37%) JSON
8 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.59%) Clustering
3 5 (6.85%) GIS
4 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.11%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.11%) PMI
5 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.37%) Physics
7 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.37%) VHDL
7 1 (1.37%) VLE
7 1 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.37%) Statistics
7 1 (1.37%) Animation
7 1 (1.37%) Firmware
7 1 (1.37%) ASIC
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.96%) Windows 2000
3 8 (10.96%) Windows NT
4 7 (9.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (4.11%) UNIX
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Project Management
2 14 (19.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (17.81%) Change Management
4 8 (10.96%) Business Analysis
5 7 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.22%) MVC
6 6 (8.22%) Scrum
6 6 (8.22%) OO
6 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.48%) Six Sigma
8 4 (5.48%) Service Management
8 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) C#
1 8 (10.96%) Java
2 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.96%) MCSE
3 5 (6.85%) Sun Certification
4 4 (5.48%) ISEB
5 3 (4.11%) HND
5 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (2.74%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
7 1 (1.37%) VCP5
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) HL7
2 1 (1.37%) DO-254
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) VMware ESX
2 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (6.85%) Terminal Services
3 5 (6.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) SCOM
2 5 (6.85%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) Intel
3 8 (10.96%) VMware
4 5 (6.85%) ESRI
4 5 (6.85%) Citrix
4 5 (6.85%) Sun
5 3 (4.11%) HP
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.37%) Remedy
7 1 (1.37%) Telerik
7 1 (1.37%) Splunk
7 1 (1.37%) Tableau
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