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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 44 58 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.20% 1.93% 4.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.95% 9.85% 18.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 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 £216 £238 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £441 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.75 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.90% -21.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.53 £26.25 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+27.71% -21.05%
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
301 203 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.91% 19.59% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 110 120
Average daily rate £325 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.96 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% -23.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -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 30 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 30 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 +18 30 £325 +4.83% 18
Aylesbury +5 4 - - 1
Amersham -5 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £155 - 3
Marlow - - - - 2
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - - 2
Gerrards Cross - - - -
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 20 (24.39%) Computer Science
3 18 (21.95%) Project Management
4 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (14.63%) J2EE
6 11 (13.41%) Oracle
6 11 (13.41%) Windows
7 10 (12.20%) Change Management
8 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
8 9 (10.98%) Retail
9 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.76%) Java
10 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
10 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 6 (7.32%) Banking
11 6 (7.32%) Spring
11 6 (7.32%) UML
11 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
11 6 (7.32%) Eclipse
11 6 (7.32%) Sun
11 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
11 6 (7.32%) Sun Certification
11 6 (7.32%) Intel
11 6 (7.32%) JUnit
11 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
11 6 (7.32%) OO

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (3.66%) Moodle
2 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.44%) IIS
2 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.22%) SAS
3 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.22%) Drupal
3 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
3 2 (2.44%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) SAN
1 3 (3.66%) Broadband
1 3 (3.66%) NAS
2 2 (2.44%) 4G
2 2 (2.44%) LAN
2 2 (2.44%) UMTS
2 2 (2.44%) 3G
2 2 (2.44%) 2G
2 2 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.22%) Wireless
3 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.32%) JUnit
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.44%) Selenium
3 2 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) Redmine
General
1 25 (30.49%) Finance
2 9 (10.98%) Retail
3 6 (7.32%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.66%) Electronics
7 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Marketing
7 2 (2.44%) Automotive
7 2 (2.44%) Publishing
7 2 (2.44%) Games
8 1 (1.22%) Law
8 1 (1.22%) Advertising
8 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.22%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 16 (19.51%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) Architect
3 8 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Graduate
6 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.66%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Programme Director
8 2 (2.44%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) J2EE
2 6 (7.32%) Spring
2 6 (7.32%) JSP
2 6 (7.32%) Servlets
2 6 (7.32%) Struts
2 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
3 5 (6.10%) XML
3 5 (6.10%) .NET
3 5 (6.10%) jQuery
4 4 (4.88%) HTML5
4 4 (4.88%) HTML
4 4 (4.88%) EJB
4 4 (4.88%) Middleware
5 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (2.44%) WPF
6 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.10%) GIS
2 5 (6.10%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.88%) Clustering
3 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) PMI
4 3 (3.66%) VLE
5 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.44%) VHDL
5 2 (2.44%) Firmware
5 2 (2.44%) ASIC
5 2 (2.44%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) Animation
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.10%) Windows 2000
3 5 (6.10%) Windows NT
4 4 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.44%) UNIX
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) Project Management
2 14 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.20%) Change Management
4 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
5 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.32%) UML
6 6 (7.32%) OO
6 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.10%) Scrum
7 5 (6.10%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.10%) Service Management
7 5 (6.10%) Six Sigma
7 5 (6.10%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.10%) SOA
7 5 (6.10%) Content Management
7 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.10%) Test Strategy
8 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.76%) Java
2 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.10%) C#
4 3 (3.66%) SQL
5 2 (2.44%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.44%) PHP
6 1 (1.22%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Sun Certification
2 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.10%) MCSE
3 4 (4.88%) ISEB
4 3 (3.66%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.44%) HND
5 2 (2.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (2.44%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (1.22%) VCP5
6 1 (1.22%) MCP
6 1 (1.22%) PhD
6 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) DO-254
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
2 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.44%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) SCOM
2 2 (2.44%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) Sun
3 6 (7.32%) Intel
4 5 (6.10%) VMware
4 5 (6.10%) ESRI
5 2 (2.44%) Citrix
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Remedy
6 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) Tableau
6 1 (1.22%) Splunk
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