The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 40 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 43 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.94% 7.78% 5.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.20% 37.72% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 19
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£388 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £289 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £447 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.77% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £39.70 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
Degree
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 114 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.56% 20.61% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 55 67
Average daily rate £378 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £212 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 21
Average hourly rate £12.45 £24.25 £21.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.65% +10.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.75 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.96%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Cambridge -7 15 £369 +10.07% 102
Peterborough 0 3 £413 - 12
St Neots - - - - 1
Chatteris - - - -
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 16 (25.00%) Windows
3 15 (23.44%) HTML
3 15 (23.44%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (20.31%) Finance
6 12 (18.75%) XML
6 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (17.19%) Web Development
7 11 (17.19%) Oracle
8 10 (15.63%) C#
8 10 (15.63%) Java
9 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
9 9 (14.06%) CSS
9 9 (14.06%) C
10 8 (12.50%) SAP
10 8 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (12.50%) SOA
10 8 (12.50%) MVC
10 8 (12.50%) Statistics
10 8 (12.50%) WCF
10 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.94%) jQuery
11 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
11 7 (10.94%) Scrum
11 7 (10.94%) Project Management
11 7 (10.94%) WAN
11 7 (10.94%) MS Office
11 7 (10.94%) ITIL

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (7.81%) Lync
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.56%) Mule
3 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.56%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
1 2 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) WAN
2 4 (6.25%) LAN
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 3 (4.69%) HTTP
3 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.13%) DHCP
4 2 (3.13%) Internet
4 2 (3.13%) Firewall
4 2 (3.13%) Wireless
4 2 (3.13%) SSH
4 2 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (1.56%) 4G
5 1 (1.56%) 2G
5 1 (1.56%) 3G
5 1 (1.56%) ATM
5 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) OLAP
1 5 (7.81%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
1 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.13%) Subversion
2 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.13%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 13 (20.31%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Publishing
4 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Back Office
4 3 (4.69%) Electronics
5 2 (3.13%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
3 7 (10.94%) Consultant
3 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.69%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.69%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.69%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Desktop Support
8 2 (3.13%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) .NET
2 15 (23.44%) HTML
3 12 (18.75%) XML
4 9 (14.06%) CSS
5 8 (12.50%) WCF
6 7 (10.94%) jQuery
7 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.69%) XHTML
9 3 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (4.69%) REST
10 2 (3.13%) HTML5
10 2 (3.13%) Web Services
10 2 (3.13%) Ajax
10 2 (3.13%) LAMP
10 2 (3.13%) WinForms
10 2 (3.13%) J2EE
11 1 (1.56%) SOAP
11 1 (1.56%) XSLT
11 1 (1.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.50%) Statistics
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Informatics
4 5 (7.81%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.81%) Data Structures
4 5 (7.81%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.25%) Open Source
6 3 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.69%) PMI
7 2 (3.13%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) UNIX
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) Web Development
3 8 (12.50%) OO
3 8 (12.50%) SOA
3 8 (12.50%) MVC
4 7 (10.94%) ITIL
4 7 (10.94%) Scrum
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Asset Management
5 6 (9.38%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.81%) DNA
6 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.81%) ETL
6 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.81%) TDD
6 5 (7.81%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Use Case
6 5 (7.81%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.81%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.44%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C#
2 10 (15.63%) Java
3 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.06%) C
4 7 (10.94%) C++
5 6 (9.38%) Perl
5 6 (9.38%) Python
6 5 (7.81%) VB
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.13%) MCP
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) PhD
4 1 (1.56%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) GCP
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) CDISC
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) WMI
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 8 (12.50%) SAP
4 5 (7.81%) VMware
5 3 (4.69%) Avaya
6 2 (3.13%) Temenos
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) Lotus
7 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.56%) SolidWorks
7 1 (1.56%) Siebel
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Rate: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago