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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 44 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 24 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.30% 8.06% 8.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.34% 59.34% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 33
Average daily rate
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£344 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £263 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+93.54% -45.61%
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
118 91 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.21% 13.58% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 40 67
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £262 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 19
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.40 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -19 16 £381 +27.08% 124
Peterborough +2 5 £120 -70.00% 7
St Neots - - - -
Chatteris - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.03%) Finance
4 16 (21.62%) .NET
5 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
5 15 (20.27%) C#
5 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
6 14 (18.92%) Scrum
6 14 (18.92%) jQuery
7 12 (16.22%) TDD
7 12 (16.22%) Project Management
7 12 (16.22%) SQL
8 11 (14.86%) C++
8 11 (14.86%) Java
8 11 (14.86%) Windows
8 11 (14.86%) OO
9 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
9 10 (13.51%) Big Data
10 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
10 9 (12.16%) Python
10 9 (12.16%) Oracle
11 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
11 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
11 8 (10.81%) MS Office
11 8 (10.81%) Performance Testing
11 8 (10.81%) Web Development
12 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
12 7 (9.46%) IIS
12 7 (9.46%) HTML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (10.81%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
3 5 (6.76%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (5.41%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.41%) Lync
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
6 2 (2.70%) SAS
7 1 (1.35%) WordPress
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Office
2 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.35%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
1 1 (1.35%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) LAN
1 5 (6.76%) WAN
1 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.70%) MPLS
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (2.70%) IPv6
3 2 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) VLAN
4 1 (1.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) Big Data
3 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.76%) Selenium
3 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.05%) Maven
5 2 (2.70%) JUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.35%) NUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Subversion
6 1 (1.35%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.35%) TestNG
6 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.35%) MSTest
6 1 (1.35%) Hudson
6 1 (1.35%) Behat
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.11%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.41%) Publishing
6 3 (4.05%) Electronics
7 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.70%) Advertising
7 2 (2.70%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.35%) Marketing
8 1 (1.35%) Automotive
8 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Developer
2 9 (12.16%) Design Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Software Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Python Developer
4 6 (8.11%) Python/Django Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Principal Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.05%) C++ Developer
6 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.05%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Mechanical Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.62%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) jQuery
3 7 (9.46%) HTML
3 7 (9.46%) XML
4 6 (8.11%) CSS
4 6 (8.11%) SVG
4 6 (8.11%) Django
4 6 (8.11%) D3.js
5 4 (5.41%) J2SE
5 4 (5.41%) J2EE
5 4 (5.41%) Web Services
6 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.05%) Dojo
6 3 (4.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (2.70%) HTML5
7 2 (2.70%) LAMP
7 2 (2.70%) Swing
7 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.51%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
3 6 (8.11%) Open Source
3 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Clustering
4 5 (6.76%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.41%) Statistics
6 3 (4.05%) Informatics
6 3 (4.05%) GIS
6 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.05%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.76%) UNIX
4 4 (5.41%) Solaris
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.35%) Debian
6 1 (1.35%) Gentoo
6 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) Scrum
3 12 (16.22%) TDD
3 12 (16.22%) Project Management
4 11 (14.86%) OO
5 8 (10.81%) Web Development
5 8 (10.81%) Performance Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.46%) UML
6 7 (9.46%) CAD
7 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 6 (8.11%) BDD
8 5 (6.76%) Test Strategy
8 5 (6.76%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.76%) MVC
8 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) C#
2 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
3 12 (16.22%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) C++
4 11 (14.86%) Java
5 9 (12.16%) Python
6 7 (9.46%) Perl
7 6 (8.11%) C
8 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.41%) PHP
10 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.35%) Ruby
11 1 (1.35%) PHP5
11 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) ISEB
1 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.70%) PMP
1 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) CDISC
2 1 (1.35%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
1 2 (2.70%) SCOM
1 2 (2.70%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
3 7 (9.46%) SolidWorks
4 6 (8.11%) Splunk
5 4 (5.41%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.41%) Sun
6 3 (4.05%) Avaya
7 2 (2.70%) Juniper
7 2 (2.70%) HP
7 2 (2.70%) Nortel
7 2 (2.70%) Unisys
7 2 (2.70%) Zend
7 2 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Siebel
8 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
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