The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / East of England
Rank 34 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 107 102 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.00% 4.35% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.23% 23.23% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 41
Median daily rate £350 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £288 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £12.75 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.09 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
408 439 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.07% 18.70% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 215 210
Median daily rate £375 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 72 40
Median hourly rate £39.70 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the East of England region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the East of England region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Degree
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +23 45 £363 +3.57% 116
Essex +4 26 £300 -7.69% 8
Hertfordshire -20 15 £550 +31.34% 36
Suffolk +2 10 £375 -37.50% 5
Bedfordshire -4 6 £425 +13.33% 7
Norfolk +4 5 £375 -6.25% 7
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Degree.

1 59 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (23.77%) Computer Science
3 50 (20.49%) Windows
4 44 (18.03%) Software Engineering
5 42 (17.21%) Microsoft
5 42 (17.21%) Finance
6 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
7 34 (13.93%) C
7 34 (13.93%) Oracle
8 33 (13.52%) Project Management
9 30 (12.30%) MS Excel
10 25 (10.25%) SQL
11 24 (9.84%) SQL Server
11 24 (9.84%) Linux
11 24 (9.84%) Regression Testing
11 24 (9.84%) Data Analysis
12 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
12 23 (9.43%) Python
13 22 (9.02%) C#
13 22 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (8.61%) Java
14 21 (8.61%) MS Office
14 21 (8.61%) Active Directory
14 21 (8.61%) Management Information System
15 19 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (7.79%) CRM
15 19 (7.79%) SharePoint
15 19 (7.79%) Mathematics
16 18 (7.38%) .NET
17 17 (6.97%) Migration

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.46%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.23%) IIS
5 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.82%) CMS
6 2 (0.82%) Confluence
6 2 (0.82%) Drupal
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.82%) JBoss
6 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.61%) MS Office
3 17 (6.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.41%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.82%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.82%) Unica
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.87%) Office 365
3 6 (2.46%) Yammer
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.74%) Internet
2 7 (2.87%) Firewall
3 6 (2.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.05%) Network Security
4 5 (2.05%) SAN
4 5 (2.05%) VLAN
4 5 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (2.05%) Wireless
5 4 (1.64%) DNS
6 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.23%) LAN
7 2 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.82%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.82%) WAN
7 2 (0.82%) WLAN
8 1 (0.41%) DHCP
8 1 (0.41%) HSRP
8 1 (0.41%) NAS
8 1 (0.41%) SMTP
8 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.74%) DB2
3 11 (4.51%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.10%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.28%) Big Data
6 7 (2.87%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.46%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.05%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.23%) MySQL
10 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.82%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (4.10%) LabVIEW
2 6 (2.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.46%) JIRA
2 6 (2.46%) Selenium
3 4 (1.64%) Appium
3 4 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.64%) Cucumber
3 4 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.64%) SoapUI
3 4 (1.64%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.23%) JBehave
4 3 (1.23%) JUnit
4 3 (1.23%) Subversion
5 2 (0.82%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.82%) JMeter
5 2 (0.82%) Robot Framework
5 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (17.21%) Finance
2 15 (6.15%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.51%) Legal
4 10 (4.10%) Electronics
4 10 (4.10%) Retail
5 9 (3.69%) Marketing
6 7 (2.87%) Advertising
7 5 (2.05%) Billing
8 4 (1.64%) Law
8 4 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.23%) French Language
9 3 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.41%) German Language
11 1 (0.41%) Local Government
11 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (22.13%) Analyst
2 40 (16.39%) Developer
3 20 (8.20%) Project Manager
4 19 (7.79%) Architect
5 16 (6.56%) Consultant
6 15 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (5.74%) IT Analyst
8 13 (5.33%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.10%) Business Analyst
9 10 (4.10%) Embedded Developer
9 10 (4.10%) Java Developer
9 10 (4.10%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.10%) Test Analyst
10 9 (3.69%) C Developer
10 9 (3.69%) Embedded C Developer
11 8 (3.28%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (3.28%) Desktop Support
11 8 (3.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 8 (3.28%) Embedded Engineer
11 8 (3.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.38%) .NET
2 13 (5.33%) Web Services
3 8 (3.28%) HTML
4 6 (2.46%) COM
4 6 (2.46%) CSS
4 6 (2.46%) XML
5 5 (2.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.64%) JSON
7 3 (1.23%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.23%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.23%) HTML5
7 3 (1.23%) J2EE
7 3 (1.23%) Spring
8 2 (0.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.82%) Ajax
8 2 (0.82%) CSS3
8 2 (0.82%) Middleware
8 2 (0.82%) RESTful
8 2 (0.82%) SOAP
8 2 (0.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.77%) Computer Science
2 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.61%) Management Information System
4 19 (7.79%) Mathematics
5 15 (6.15%) Mainframe
6 9 (3.69%) Linked Data
7 7 (2.87%) NHS
8 5 (2.05%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.05%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.64%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.64%) iPad
10 3 (1.23%) Biology
10 3 (1.23%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.23%) Life Science
10 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.23%) Statistics
11 2 (0.82%) Clustering
11 2 (0.82%) Copywriting
11 2 (0.82%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.49%) Windows
2 24 (9.84%) Linux
3 16 (6.56%) Unix
4 15 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 14 (5.74%) Android
6 10 (4.10%) Windows Vista
7 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.87%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.05%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.64%) AIX
10 4 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.64%) Solaris
10 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (24.18%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (18.03%) Software Engineering
3 33 (13.52%) Project Management
4 24 (9.84%) Data Analysis
4 24 (9.84%) Regression Testing
5 23 (9.43%) Business Analysis
6 22 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (7.79%) CRM
7 19 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (6.97%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (6.97%) Mentoring
8 17 (6.97%) Migration
9 16 (6.56%) ITIL
10 15 (6.15%) Analytics
10 15 (6.15%) Data Protection
11 14 (5.74%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (5.74%) SOA
12 13 (5.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (5.33%) TDD
13 12 (4.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.93%) C
2 25 (10.25%) SQL
3 23 (9.43%) Python
4 22 (9.02%) C#
5 21 (8.61%) Java
6 16 (6.56%) C++
6 16 (6.56%) Embedded C
7 10 (4.10%) JavaScript
8 5 (2.05%) COBOL
8 5 (2.05%) Perl
8 5 (2.05%) PHP
9 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.64%) Ruby
10 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.82%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.82%) R
11 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (5.33%) CISA
1 13 (5.33%) CISM
1 13 (5.33%) CISSP
2 12 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.69%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.87%) MCSE
5 6 (2.46%) CCNA
5 6 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.64%) MCP
7 3 (1.23%) CCA
7 3 (1.23%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.23%) CRISC
7 3 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.23%) IISP
7 3 (1.23%) MCITP
7 3 (1.23%) MCSA
7 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.82%) MCTS
8 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.15%) QA
2 10 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.05%) JTAG
4 3 (1.23%) ISO 9000
4 3 (1.23%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.41%) GAMP
6 1 (0.41%) GMP
6 1 (0.41%) MISRA
6 1 (0.41%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (8.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.10%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (2.46%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.82%) Docker
6 2 (0.82%) KVM
6 2 (0.82%) LXC
6 2 (0.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.41%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.64%) Control-M
2 2 (0.82%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.82%) SCCM
2 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.41%) Ansible
3 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.41%) Kibana
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.41%) Packer
3 1 (0.41%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.41%) SCOM
3 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.93%) Oracle
3 16 (6.56%) VMware
4 11 (4.51%) Adobe
4 11 (4.51%) SAP
5 9 (3.69%) Cisco
6 6 (2.46%) Infor
6 6 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.05%) Citrix
7 5 (2.05%) Forcepoint
7 5 (2.05%) HP
8 4 (1.64%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.64%) Dell
8 4 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.23%) Juniper
9 3 (1.23%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.82%) Facebook
10 2 (0.82%) Riverbed
10 2 (0.82%) Twitter
10 2 (0.82%) Vyatta
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