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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 27 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Degree 47 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.97% 7.76% 5.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.52% 45.00% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £23.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.37% -24.60%
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
122 100 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.50% 17.24% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 35 94
Average daily rate £368 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.55 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% -36.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £47.50 £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Cambridge +1 22 £394 +31.25% 87
Peterborough +1 12 £425 -5.55% 10
St Neots - - - - 1
Chatteris - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 21 (28.77%) SQL
3 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.92%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) .NET
4 16 (21.92%) Oracle
5 15 (20.55%) Java
5 15 (20.55%) Scrum
6 14 (19.18%) Windows
7 13 (17.81%) XML
7 13 (17.81%) OO
8 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
8 12 (16.44%) Web Development
9 11 (15.07%) jQuery
9 11 (15.07%) TDD
10 10 (13.70%) Mathematics
10 10 (13.70%) Perl
10 10 (13.70%) Linux
10 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
11 9 (12.33%) Open Source
11 9 (12.33%) SOA
11 9 (12.33%) WAN
11 9 (12.33%) C
11 9 (12.33%) C#
11 9 (12.33%) MS Office
11 9 (12.33%) CSS
12 8 (10.96%) C++

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.11%) Lync
4 2 (2.74%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) JBoss
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.37%) SAS
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.37%) Mule
5 1 (1.37%) WordPress
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.37%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Office
2 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.37%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
2 1 (1.37%) Zen Cart
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) WAN
2 6 (8.22%) LAN
2 6 (8.22%) Internet
3 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.48%) Firewall
4 3 (4.11%) SAN
4 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 3 (4.11%) HTTP
5 2 (2.74%) MPLS
5 2 (2.74%) SSH
6 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.37%) 4G
6 1 (1.37%) Wireless
6 1 (1.37%) 2G
6 1 (1.37%) DHCP
6 1 (1.37%) IPv6
6 1 (1.37%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) OLAP
2 5 (6.85%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
3 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.74%) Hudson
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.37%) Behat
5 1 (1.37%) TestNG
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Publishing
4 4 (5.48%) Banking
5 3 (4.11%) Back Office
5 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.74%) Advertising
6 2 (2.74%) Electronics
6 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.37%) Automotive
7 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Consultant
5 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Design Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.11%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) HTML
1 16 (21.92%) .NET
2 13 (17.81%) XML
3 11 (15.07%) jQuery
4 9 (12.33%) CSS
5 8 (10.96%) WCF
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.22%) J2EE
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.48%) J2SE
8 4 (5.48%) REST
9 3 (4.11%) Web Services
9 3 (4.11%) XHTML
9 3 (4.11%) LAMP
9 3 (4.11%) HTML5
9 3 (4.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.74%) Ajax
10 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
11 1 (1.37%) Spring
11 1 (1.37%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) Mathematics
3 9 (12.33%) Open Source
4 6 (8.22%) Statistics
4 6 (8.22%) Informatics
5 5 (6.85%) Clustering
5 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
5 5 (6.85%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.11%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.37%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.37%) PMI
8 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.37%) GIS
8 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Windows
2 10 (13.70%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) UNIX
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) Solaris
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
7 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.37%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.37%) Debian
7 1 (1.37%) Gentoo
7 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) Scrum
3 13 (17.81%) OO
4 12 (16.44%) Web Development
5 11 (15.07%) TDD
6 9 (12.33%) SOA
7 7 (9.59%) Project Management
7 7 (9.59%) Asset Management
7 7 (9.59%) MVC
7 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
7 7 (9.59%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.22%) System Testing
8 6 (8.22%) Bioinformatics
8 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
8 6 (8.22%) UML
9 5 (6.85%) ITIL
9 5 (6.85%) DNA
9 5 (6.85%) ETL
9 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.77%) SQL
2 15 (20.55%) Java
3 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.70%) Perl
5 9 (12.33%) C
5 9 (12.33%) C#
6 8 (10.96%) C++
6 8 (10.96%) Python
7 5 (6.85%) VB
8 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.11%) PHP
10 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.74%) Scala
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
11 1 (1.37%) PHP5
11 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.74%) PMP
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB
2 2 (2.74%) MCP
3 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.37%) MCSE
3 1 (1.37%) PhD
3 1 (1.37%) CCNA
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) CDISC
2 1 (1.37%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) WMI
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
1 1 (1.37%) SCOM
1 1 (1.37%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Oracle
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) SAP
2 5 (6.85%) VMware
3 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.48%) Sun
4 3 (4.11%) Avaya
5 2 (2.74%) Juniper
5 2 (2.74%) Zend
5 2 (2.74%) Temenos
5 2 (2.74%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Nortel
6 1 (1.37%) EMC
6 1 (1.37%) Siebel
6 1 (1.37%) Unisys
6 1 (1.37%) Splunk
6 1 (1.37%) Lotus
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.37%) SolidWorks
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