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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 32 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 39 62 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.58% 8.21% 7.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.05% 48.82% 37.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 15
Average hourly rate £53.75 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.82% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £36.20 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £41.80 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% -23.80%
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
118 127 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.85% 16.82% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 52 68
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 32
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £28.50 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 21 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 August 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 -20 28 £369 +22.91% 90
Peterborough 0 7 £392 -2.06% 4
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 27 (36.99%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Finance
3 15 (20.55%) Project Management
4 14 (19.18%) .NET
4 14 (19.18%) Scrum
4 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.81%) TDD
6 12 (16.44%) C#
6 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
6 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
6 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
7 11 (15.07%) OO
7 11 (15.07%) jQuery
8 10 (13.70%) Java
8 10 (13.70%) Linux
8 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
8 10 (13.70%) Big Data
9 9 (12.33%) SQL
9 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
9 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
10 8 (10.96%) Oracle
10 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
10 8 (10.96%) Windows
10 8 (10.96%) Python
10 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.59%) C
11 7 (9.59%) C++
11 7 (9.59%) IIS
11 7 (9.59%) UML
11 7 (9.59%) CAD

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (10.96%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.59%) IIS
3 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.85%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (5.48%) Apache
5 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) SAS
6 1 (1.37%) WordPress
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.37%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Office
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Project
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.37%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
1 1 (1.37%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) SAN
3 3 (4.11%) DLNA
3 3 (4.11%) RTSP
4 2 (2.74%) MPLS
4 2 (2.74%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) IPv6
4 2 (2.74%) LAN
4 2 (2.74%) WAN
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
4 2 (2.74%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.37%) VLAN
5 1 (1.37%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) Big Data
3 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Selenium
2 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) Maven
4 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.37%) MSTest
5 1 (1.37%) Behat
5 1 (1.37%) JUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) Subversion
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Electronics
2 6 (8.22%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.85%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Publishing
5 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.74%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.51%) Developer
2 9 (12.33%) Design Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Python Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Python/Django Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Mechanical Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Mechanical Design Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) .NET
2 11 (15.07%) jQuery
3 6 (8.22%) SVG
3 6 (8.22%) Django
3 6 (8.22%) D3.js
4 5 (6.85%) XML
5 4 (5.48%) Web Services
5 4 (5.48%) J2EE
5 4 (5.48%) CSS
5 4 (5.48%) J2SE
6 3 (4.11%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) Middleware
6 3 (4.11%) Dojo
7 2 (2.74%) LAMP
7 2 (2.74%) Swing
7 2 (2.74%) SOAP
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.74%) SAML
7 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.99%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.59%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.22%) Visualisation
3 6 (8.22%) Open Source
4 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.85%) Clustering
5 4 (5.48%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.11%) GIS
6 3 (4.11%) Interactive TV
6 3 (4.11%) IPTV
6 3 (4.11%) MPEG
6 3 (4.11%) DTV
7 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.37%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.37%) Animation
8 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.37%) Wiki
8 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Linux
2 8 (10.96%) Windows
3 4 (5.48%) Solaris
3 4 (5.48%) UNIX
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.37%) Debian
6 1 (1.37%) Gentoo
6 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Project Management
2 14 (19.18%) Scrum
2 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.81%) TDD
4 11 (15.07%) OO
5 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.33%) Software Engineering
6 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing
7 7 (9.59%) UML
7 7 (9.59%) CAD
8 5 (6.85%) ITIL
8 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.85%) BDD
8 5 (6.85%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.48%) Feature Driven Development
9 4 (5.48%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.48%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) C#
1 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.70%) Java
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 8 (10.96%) Python
5 7 (9.59%) C
5 7 (9.59%) C++
6 4 (5.48%) Perl
6 4 (5.48%) PHP
7 3 (4.11%) Embedded C
8 2 (2.74%) Assembly Language
8 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.37%) Ruby
9 1 (1.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) PMP
1 5 (6.85%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) QA
1 1 (1.37%) CDISC
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCCM
1 2 (2.74%) SCOM
1 2 (2.74%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.74%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle
3 7 (9.59%) SolidWorks
4 6 (8.22%) Splunk
5 4 (5.48%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.48%) Sun
6 3 (4.11%) JBoss
6 3 (4.11%) CA
7 2 (2.74%) Zend
7 2 (2.74%) SAP
7 2 (2.74%) HP
7 2 (2.74%) Nortel
7 2 (2.74%) Juniper
7 2 (2.74%) Unisys
8 1 (1.37%) Siebel
8 1 (1.37%) Adobe
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) Apple
8 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
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