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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 41 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.61% 2.28% 3.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.89% 13.95% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 9
Average daily rate
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£335 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £424 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £16.23 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -50.07%
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
282 172 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.21% 16.32% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 97 102
Average daily rate £330 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £135 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £436 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -33.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £18.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.79
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.32%

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 22 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 September 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 +15 36 £370 +94.73% 12
High Wycombe - 1 £155 - 4
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - - 1
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 23 (27.06%) Project Management
3 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
4 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
5 16 (18.82%) Windows
6 15 (17.65%) Change Management
6 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (14.12%) Oracle
7 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
8 11 (12.94%) .NET
8 11 (12.94%) C#
8 11 (12.94%) Java
8 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
8 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (12.94%) VMware
8 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (11.76%) VMware ESX
9 10 (11.76%) Intel
9 10 (11.76%) Windows 2000
9 10 (11.76%) MCSE
9 10 (11.76%) Windows NT
9 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (10.59%) SLA
10 9 (10.59%) SQL
10 9 (10.59%) SAN
10 9 (10.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (10.59%) Clustering
10 9 (10.59%) Banking

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 8 (9.41%) IIS
2 7 (8.24%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.35%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) Drupal
4 1 (1.18%) Moodle
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.18%) ResourceLink
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) SAN
2 8 (9.41%) NAS
3 4 (4.71%) Broadband
4 3 (3.53%) LAN
5 2 (2.35%) UMTS
5 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 2 (2.35%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.35%) 4G
5 2 (2.35%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (2.35%) 3G
5 2 (2.35%) 2G
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
6 1 (1.18%) Internet
6 1 (1.18%) DNS
6 1 (1.18%) IPv4
6 1 (1.18%) IPv6
6 1 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) Ingres
4 1 (1.18%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.88%) JUnit
2 5 (5.88%) Selenium
3 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.53%) WatiN
4 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.53%) JIRA
5 2 (2.35%) Maven
6 1 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.18%) Redmine
General
1 32 (37.65%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Banking
2 9 (10.59%) Retail
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.53%) Electronics
5 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.35%) Publishing
7 1 (1.18%) Interactive Media
7 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Automotive
7 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Developer
2 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 5 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 5 (5.88%) Administrator
3 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
3 5 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
3 5 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (4.71%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
4 4 (4.71%) Graduate
4 4 (4.71%) Coordinator
4 4 (4.71%) Architect
4 4 (4.71%) Programme Manager
4 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.53%) Tester
5 3 (3.53%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) .NET
2 8 (9.41%) XML
2 8 (9.41%) jQuery
3 7 (8.24%) J2EE
3 7 (8.24%) HTML
4 6 (7.06%) Spring
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.88%) HTML5
5 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.88%) JSP
5 5 (5.88%) Servlets
5 5 (5.88%) Struts
5 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.53%) EJB
7 3 (3.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (2.35%) WPF
8 2 (2.35%) LINQ
9 1 (1.18%) Ajax
9 1 (1.18%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.59%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.71%) GIS
4 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.53%) PMI
6 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.18%) Physics
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Firmware
7 1 (1.18%) ASIC
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.18%) VHDL
7 1 (1.18%) VLE
7 1 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.76%) Windows 2000
3 10 (11.76%) Windows NT
4 9 (10.59%) Windows 2000 Server
5 7 (8.24%) UNIX
6 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.35%) Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Project Management
2 15 (17.65%) Change Management
2 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (10.59%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.06%) MVC
6 6 (7.06%) Scrum
6 6 (7.06%) OO
6 6 (7.06%) ITIL
7 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.71%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.71%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.94%) Java
1 11 (12.94%) C#
2 9 (10.59%) SQL
3 7 (8.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.35%) C
5 2 (2.35%) C++
5 2 (2.35%) Perl
5 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) COBOL
6 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.18%) Python
6 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.18%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.18%) VB6
6 1 (1.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.76%) MCSE
3 5 (5.88%) HND
3 5 (5.88%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.71%) ISEB
5 3 (3.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.18%) VCP5
7 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) HL7
3 1 (1.18%) DO-254
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (8.24%) Terminal Services
3 7 (8.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) SCOM
2 7 (8.24%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) VMware
4 10 (11.76%) Intel
5 7 (8.24%) Citrix
6 5 (5.88%) Sun
7 4 (4.71%) ESRI
8 3 (3.53%) Telerik
8 3 (3.53%) HP
9 2 (2.35%) IBM
10 1 (1.18%) Northgate
10 1 (1.18%) Splunk
10 1 (1.18%) Tableau
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco
10 1 (1.18%) Juniper
10 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.18%) Remedy
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