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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 43 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 24 67 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.17% 8.95% 9.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.17% 55.37% 44.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 33
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 14
Average hourly rate £60.00 £15.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+287.09% -46.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £15.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+106.45% -49.18%
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
119 121 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.70% 16.15% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 53 70
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 23
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.65 £12.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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
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 30 September 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 -24 18 £350 +16.66% 129
Peterborough -3 5 £392 -2.06% 6
St Neots - - - -
Chatteris - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Degree
East of England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (31.88%) Computer Science
2 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) Finance
3 14 (20.29%) Scrum
3 14 (20.29%) .NET
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
4 13 (18.84%) C#
4 13 (18.84%) Project Management
5 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.39%) TDD
5 12 (17.39%) jQuery
6 11 (15.94%) Java
6 11 (15.94%) OO
7 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
7 10 (14.49%) SQL
7 10 (14.49%) Big Data
8 9 (13.04%) Oracle
8 9 (13.04%) Python
8 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
9 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
9 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.59%) Windows
9 8 (11.59%) C++
9 8 (11.59%) WebLogic
10 7 (10.14%) IIS
10 7 (10.14%) UML
10 7 (10.14%) SolidWorks
10 7 (10.14%) CAD
10 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
11 6 (8.70%) Django

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (11.59%) WebLogic
2 7 (10.14%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) Lotus Domino
3 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.80%) Apache
4 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) SAS
6 1 (1.45%) WordPress
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Office
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.45%) osCommerce
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
1 1 (1.45%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) SAN
3 2 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.90%) MPLS
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (2.90%) WAN
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.90%) IPv6
4 1 (1.45%) VLAN
4 1 (1.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) Big Data
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.25%) Selenium
3 3 (4.35%) Maven
4 2 (2.90%) JUnit
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.45%) MSTest
5 1 (1.45%) Hudson
5 1 (1.45%) Behat
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) NUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.45%) TestNG
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Publishing
3 3 (4.35%) Electronics
4 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Developer
2 9 (13.04%) Design Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Python Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Python/Django Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Analyst
5 4 (5.80%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Mechanical Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 3 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 12 (17.39%) jQuery
3 6 (8.70%) SVG
3 6 (8.70%) Django
3 6 (8.70%) D3.js
3 6 (8.70%) XML
4 5 (7.25%) HTML
5 4 (5.80%) Web Services
5 4 (5.80%) J2EE
5 4 (5.80%) CSS
5 4 (5.80%) J2SE
6 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.35%) Dojo
7 2 (2.90%) LAMP
7 2 (2.90%) Swing
7 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.90%) HTML5
8 1 (1.45%) Memcached
8 1 (1.45%) OSGi
8 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.14%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.70%) Visualisation
3 6 (8.70%) Open Source
3 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.25%) Clustering
4 5 (7.25%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.35%) GIS
6 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.45%) Statistics
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) UNIX
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.45%) Debian
6 1 (1.45%) Gentoo
6 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.29%) Scrum
3 13 (18.84%) Project Management
4 12 (17.39%) TDD
5 11 (15.94%) OO
6 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
6 8 (11.59%) Performance Testing
7 7 (10.14%) CAD
7 7 (10.14%) UML
8 6 (8.70%) BDD
9 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.25%) Test Strategy
9 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) ITIL
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.80%) Web Development
10 4 (5.80%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) C#
2 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.94%) Java
4 10 (14.49%) SQL
5 9 (13.04%) Python
6 8 (11.59%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) C
7 4 (5.80%) Perl
7 4 (5.80%) PHP
8 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.45%) Ruby
10 1 (1.45%) PHP5
10 1 (1.45%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) PMP
1 5 (7.25%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
1 2 (2.90%) CDISC
2 1 (1.45%) GCP
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) SCCM
1 2 (2.90%) SCOM
1 2 (2.90%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.90%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) SolidWorks
4 6 (8.70%) Splunk
5 4 (5.80%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.80%) Sun
6 3 (4.35%) JBoss
7 2 (2.90%) SAP
7 2 (2.90%) HP
7 2 (2.90%) Nortel
7 2 (2.90%) Juniper
7 2 (2.90%) Unisys
7 2 (2.90%) Zend
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.45%) Siebel
Cambridgeshire
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £200 - £350 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago