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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 29 38 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.22% 3.87% 8.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.81% 29.47% 39.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 14
Average daily rate £324 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £294 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £490 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 £24.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +4.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.76% +14.32%
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
105 95 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.74% 13.14% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 44
Average daily rate £325 £371 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% +16.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £104 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 13
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £18.55
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -35.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.74 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £24.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 21 £350 -9.67% 112
Peterborough +8 2 £306 -27.94% 5
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 27 (40.91%) Linux
3 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (28.79%) Python
4 19 (28.79%) Scrum
5 16 (24.24%) Finance
6 14 (21.21%) Project Management
6 14 (21.21%) SQL
7 12 (18.18%) Java
7 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 12 (18.18%) Time Management
8 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (16.67%) JIRA
8 11 (16.67%) C#
9 10 (15.15%) Perl
9 10 (15.15%) .NET
9 10 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
9 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
10 9 (13.64%) Life Science
10 9 (13.64%) Puppet
10 9 (13.64%) CSS
10 9 (13.64%) HTML
10 9 (13.64%) Windows
11 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
11 8 (12.12%) MVC
11 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.12%) C
11 8 (12.12%) C++
11 8 (12.12%) Oracle
11 8 (12.12%) SQL Server

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (4.55%) Drupal
1 3 (4.55%) MS Project Server
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.03%) ColdFusion
2 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) FTP
2 3 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) NFC
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) Big Data
6 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.55%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.03%) RSpec
3 2 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.52%) Publishing
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Developer
2 9 (13.64%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Administrator
3 7 (10.61%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Tester
8 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Graduate
8 2 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) CSS
2 9 (13.64%) HTML
3 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.12%) jQuery
4 5 (7.58%) Web Services
5 4 (6.06%) RESTful
5 4 (6.06%) XML
6 3 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.55%) Ajax
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.55%) CSS3
6 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
6 3 (4.55%) HTML5
6 3 (4.55%) Spring
7 2 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (3.03%) NumPy
7 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.03%) SciPy
7 2 (3.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.64%) Life Science
3 7 (10.61%) Biology
4 6 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.58%) Device Driver
6 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.55%) Private Cloud
7 3 (4.55%) Proteomics
7 3 (4.55%) User Experience
8 2 (3.03%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.52%) iPad
9 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Linux
2 9 (13.64%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) Unix
4 6 (9.09%) Android
4 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Solaris
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) AIX
7 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Scrum
3 14 (21.21%) Project Management
4 12 (18.18%) Time Management
5 10 (15.15%) Bioinformatics
5 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.12%) MVC
6 8 (12.12%) Software Testing
6 8 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 7 (10.61%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.61%) TDD
8 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Kanban
9 5 (7.58%) OO
9 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2
9 5 (7.58%) Process Management
9 5 (7.58%) Use Case
10 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.79%) Python
2 14 (21.21%) SQL
3 12 (18.18%) Java
3 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.67%) C#
5 10 (15.15%) Perl
6 8 (12.12%) C
6 8 (12.12%) C++
6 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) R
8 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (3.03%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.52%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) APMP
1 3 (4.55%) PhD
1 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Docker
1 6 (9.09%) GPFS
1 6 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Puppet
2 6 (9.09%) Ganglia
2 6 (9.09%) Nagios
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.03%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) IBM
2 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.58%) WorldPay
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) ATG
7 1 (1.52%) Avaya
7 1 (1.52%) BMC
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) hybris
7 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £330 per day + negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Sanger Institute
Rate: £31033 - £39142 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £330 - 355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £40 - 45 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago