The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 32 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.96% 7.71% 9.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.17% 49.32% 53.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £388 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +30.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £53.75 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 73 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.25% 15.63% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 30
Average daily rate £325 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £115 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £16.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £46.75 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -9.52%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Cambridge region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Cambridge region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (31.25%) Project Management
2 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) ITIL
5 8 (16.67%) Windows
5 8 (16.67%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
6 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.50%) C++
8 5 (10.42%) C
8 5 (10.42%) SQL
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) ISEB
8 5 (10.42%) Migration
8 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.42%) Wireless
8 5 (10.42%) Finance
8 5 (10.42%) Legal
8 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.33%) MVC
9 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 4 (8.33%) SAP
9 4 (8.33%) HND
9 4 (8.33%) Linux
9 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.33%) QA
10 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (4.17%) Drupal
1 2 (4.17%) Lync
1 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
1 3 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Wireless
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) LDAP
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) IOS XR
4 1 (2.08%) ATM
4 1 (2.08%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.08%) ISDN
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) MPLS
4 1 (2.08%) OSPF
4 1 (2.08%) BGP
4 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
1 5 (10.42%) Legal
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Avionics
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Developer
3 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Graduate
4 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Procurement Specialist
5 2 (4.17%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Architect
5 2 (4.17%) IT Graduate
5 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) CSS
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
1 2 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (2.08%) JFC
2 1 (2.08%) WPF
2 1 (2.08%) LINQ
2 1 (2.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.08%) Catalyst
2 1 (2.08%) DBIx::Class
2 1 (2.08%) WinForms
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) STL
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) Flash
2 1 (2.08%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Kindle
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.08%) LIMS
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) UNIX
5 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Project Management
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Scrum
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.33%) MVC
6 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) OO
7 3 (6.25%) Change Management
7 3 (6.25%) ITSM
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (4.17%) Document Management
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
8 2 (4.17%) Data Security
8 2 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) C++
3 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) C
4 3 (6.25%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.08%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) ISEB
2 4 (8.33%) HND
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) SSCP
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) CISM
5 1 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
3 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.08%) IEC 61508
4 1 (2.08%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) WorldPay
5 1 (2.08%) EMC
5 1 (2.08%) Juniper
5 1 (2.08%) McAfee
5 1 (2.08%) BT
5 1 (2.08%) Perforce
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