The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Buckinghamshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 42 56 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Degree 44 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.40% 2.09% 4.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.62% 10.82% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £292 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £442 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.90% -48.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+38.61% -27.85%
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
301 194 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.26% 19.28% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 93 120
Average daily rate £325 £320 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +5.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £238 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 7
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.96 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.28% -23.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
Degree
South East

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 July 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 July 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 29 £325 -11.56% 18
Aylesbury - 4 - - 1
High Wycombe - 2 £138 - 5
Amersham -5 1 - - 1
Marlow - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - - 1
Buckingham - - - - 1
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
3 17 (21.52%) Project Management
4 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (16.46%) J2EE
5 10 (12.66%) Oracle
5 10 (12.66%) Windows
6 9 (11.39%) Retail
7 8 (10.13%) Change Management
7 8 (10.13%) Java
7 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
8 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
8 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.59%) Banking
9 6 (7.59%) Spring
9 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (7.59%) JUnit
9 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.59%) JSP
9 6 (7.59%) Servlets
9 6 (7.59%) Struts
9 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
9 6 (7.59%) Sun
9 6 (7.59%) SOA
9 6 (7.59%) Sun Certification
9 6 (7.59%) Hibernate
9 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3 (3.80%) Moodle
2 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.27%) CMS
3 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) Drupal
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.53%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (2.53%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) 4G
1 2 (2.53%) NAS
1 2 (2.53%) SAN
1 2 (2.53%) Broadband
1 2 (2.53%) LAN
1 2 (2.53%) UMTS
1 2 (2.53%) 2G
1 2 (2.53%) 3G
1 2 (2.53%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
2 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.27%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) JUnit
1 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.53%) Maven
2 2 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.53%) Selenium
3 1 (1.27%) Redmine
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) JIRA
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 9 (11.39%) Retail
3 6 (7.59%) Banking
4 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.06%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.80%) Electronics
7 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.53%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Publishing
7 2 (2.53%) Games
8 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (1.27%) Automotive
8 1 (1.27%) Law
8 1 (1.27%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) Analyst
3 9 (11.39%) Architect
4 8 (10.13%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.59%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (7.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Graduate
7 4 (5.06%) Programme Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Programme Director
8 3 (3.80%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Business Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) J2EE
2 6 (7.59%) Spring
2 6 (7.59%) JSP
2 6 (7.59%) Servlets
2 6 (7.59%) Struts
2 6 (7.59%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.33%) Middleware
3 5 (6.33%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) jQuery
4 4 (5.06%) .NET
4 4 (5.06%) EJB
5 3 (3.80%) HTML
5 3 (3.80%) HTML5
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.53%) WPF
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.27%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.27%) XSLT
7 1 (1.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.33%) GIS
2 5 (6.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) PMI
4 3 (3.80%) Clustering
4 3 (3.80%) VLE
5 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.53%) VHDL
5 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.53%) Firmware
5 2 (2.53%) ASIC
6 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) Physics
6 1 (1.27%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000
3 4 (5.06%) Windows NT
4 3 (3.80%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.53%) UNIX
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Project Management
2 13 (16.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (10.13%) Change Management
4 7 (8.86%) E-Commerce
4 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.59%) SOA
6 5 (6.33%) Six Sigma
6 5 (6.33%) EAI
6 5 (6.33%) UML
6 5 (6.33%) OO
6 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.33%) Project Planning
6 5 (6.33%) Content Management
6 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.06%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) Java
2 6 (7.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.06%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) SQL
5 2 (2.53%) PHP
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Sun Certification
2 4 (5.06%) MCSE
2 4 (5.06%) ISEB
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.80%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (2.53%) HND
4 2 (2.53%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (1.27%) VCP5
5 1 (1.27%) PhD
5 1 (1.27%) MCP
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) DO-254
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) SCOM
2 1 (1.27%) Nagios
2 1 (1.27%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Sun
4 5 (6.33%) ESRI
4 5 (6.33%) Intel
5 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.27%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Splunk
7 1 (1.27%) Tableau
Milton Keynes
HFG
Rate: £41000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
HFG
Rate: £31000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £160.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 23 days ago