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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 33 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs citing Degree 37 43 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.10% 8.16% 5.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.37% 39.81% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 25
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £442 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -18.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -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
99 108 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 13.64% 20.49% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 91
Average daily rate £378 £292 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.19% -16.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 19
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.55 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.30% -24.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -4 20 £369 +16.60% 103
Peterborough -2 9 £425 +6.25% 4
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) HTML
2 16 (25.81%) .NET
3 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
4 14 (22.58%) Windows
5 13 (20.97%) XML
5 13 (20.97%) Oracle
5 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 11 (17.74%) Java
7 11 (17.74%) Web Development
8 9 (14.52%) Scrum
8 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
8 9 (14.52%) C#
8 9 (14.52%) CSS
8 9 (14.52%) OO
9 8 (12.90%) SOA
9 8 (12.90%) C
9 8 (12.90%) Perl
9 8 (12.90%) WCF
9 8 (12.90%) jQuery
9 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
10 7 (11.29%) Open Source
10 7 (11.29%) TDD
10 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
10 7 (11.29%) Statistics
10 7 (11.29%) MS Office
10 7 (11.29%) SAP

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (4.84%) Lync
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Node.js
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) WordPress
3 1 (1.61%) Mule
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.61%) osCommerce
2 1 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) Zen Cart
2 1 (1.61%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 4 (6.45%) LAN
3 3 (4.84%) HTTP
3 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) Firewall
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
4 2 (3.23%) SSH
5 1 (1.61%) 4G
5 1 (1.61%) 2G
5 1 (1.61%) ATM
5 1 (1.61%) 3G
5 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (8.06%) OLAP
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) JIRA
2 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) Hudson
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) TestNG
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Publishing
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
4 3 (4.84%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
5 2 (3.23%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Automotive
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Design Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.84%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.23%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) HTML
1 16 (25.81%) .NET
2 13 (20.97%) XML
3 9 (14.52%) CSS
4 8 (12.90%) WCF
4 8 (12.90%) jQuery
5 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.45%) REST
7 4 (6.45%) J2EE
8 3 (4.84%) HTML5
8 3 (4.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (4.84%) XHTML
9 2 (3.23%) LAMP
9 2 (3.23%) J2SE
9 2 (3.23%) Web Services
9 2 (3.23%) Ajax
10 1 (1.61%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.61%) Zend Framework
10 1 (1.61%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.29%) Open Source
3 7 (11.29%) Statistics
4 6 (9.68%) Informatics
5 5 (8.06%) Data Structures
5 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (4.84%) Clustering
6 3 (4.84%) PMI
7 2 (3.23%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.61%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.58%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
3 5 (8.06%) UNIX
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.61%) CentOS
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.74%) Web Development
3 9 (14.52%) Scrum
3 9 (14.52%) OO
4 8 (12.90%) SOA
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Asset Management
5 7 (11.29%) MVC
6 6 (9.68%) Project Management
6 6 (9.68%) Bioinformatics
6 6 (9.68%) Multithreading
7 5 (8.06%) System Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Use Case
7 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.06%) ETL
7 5 (8.06%) DNA
7 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (14.52%) C#
4 8 (12.90%) C
4 8 (12.90%) Perl
5 6 (9.68%) Python
5 6 (9.68%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.23%) Scala
9 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) VBScript
9 1 (1.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
2 2 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (1.61%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) CDISC
1 1 (1.61%) QA
1 1 (1.61%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.61%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) SAP
4 5 (8.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) Avaya
6 2 (3.23%) Sun
6 2 (3.23%) Temenos
6 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.61%) Zend
7 1 (1.61%) Siebel
7 1 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.61%) SolidWorks
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