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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 37 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Degree 30 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.01% 4.84% 8.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.27% 34.69% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 21
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £124 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £435 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Average hourly rate £12.25 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £28.55 £35.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £41.50 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +60.71%
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
110 98 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.69% 13.96% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 49 51
Average daily rate £325 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.00 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -3 23 £338 -14.28% 114
Peterborough +4 4 £300 +130.76% 5
Huntingdon - 1 £600 -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
2 12 (24.00%) Project Management
3 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Java
4 10 (20.00%) Windows
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 8 (16.00%) .NET
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
5 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (12.00%) OO
6 6 (12.00%) HTML
6 6 (12.00%) Wireless
6 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (10.00%) Migration
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 5 (10.00%) SAP
7 5 (10.00%) CSS
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (8.00%) QA
8 4 (8.00%) COBIT
8 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) Office 365
8 4 (8.00%) Information Security
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.00%) WAN

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.00%) Lync
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) Mule
3 1 (2.00%) Moodle
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Temenos T24
1 2 (4.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Wireless
2 4 (8.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 2 (4.00%) SSH
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) HTTP
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) H.323
5 1 (2.00%) BGP
5 1 (2.00%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.00%) IGRP
5 1 (2.00%) MGCP
5 1 (2.00%) 3G
5 1 (2.00%) MPLS
5 1 (2.00%) OSPF
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Hudson
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
2 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Consultant
4 3 (6.00%) Graduate
4 3 (6.00%) Security Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.00%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) IT Graduate
5 2 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.00%) REST
4 3 (6.00%) WCF
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 2 (4.00%) HTML5
5 2 (4.00%) WinForms
5 2 (4.00%) XHTML
5 2 (4.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.00%) J2EE
5 2 (4.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.00%) SOAP
6 1 (2.00%) STL
6 1 (2.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.00%) XSLT
6 1 (2.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) PMI
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Internet of Things
5 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.00%) Kindle
5 2 (4.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
6 1 (2.00%) iPad
6 1 (2.00%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) UNIX
2 3 (6.00%) Android
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) PRINCE2
1 12 (24.00%) Project Management
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Scrum
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.00%) OO
5 5 (10.00%) Migration
5 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.00%) TDD
5 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Information Security
6 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.00%) MVC
6 4 (8.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.00%) OOD
7 3 (6.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (4.00%) Scala
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) MCSE
3 2 (4.00%) CISM
3 2 (4.00%) CISSP
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SSCP
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) HND
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) CCIE
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) CCVP
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
1 4 (8.00%) COBIT
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.00%) WMI
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
1 5 (10.00%) SAP
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) VMware
2 2 (4.00%) Temenos
2 2 (4.00%) EMC
2 2 (4.00%) Cisco
2 2 (4.00%) McAfee
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Juniper
3 1 (2.00%) Lotus
3 1 (2.00%) BT
3 1 (2.00%) Perforce
3 1 (2.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) Google
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