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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 42 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing Degree 98 113 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.68% 3.69% 5.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.96% 22.42% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 61 59
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£375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £140 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 15
Average hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.18 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £31.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +58.75%
Degree
England

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
491 504 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.46% 16.46% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 250 204
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 42 53
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Hertfordshire +17 32 £350 - 43
Cambridgeshire -6 29 £338 -10.00% 134
Essex -14 13 £245 -40.96% 20
Suffolk +5 10 £438 +2.94% 14
Bedfordshire -3 10 £445 -20.88% 7
Norfolk -2 2 - - 3
East Anglia - 1 £400 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 60 (30.46%) Finance
2 40 (20.30%) SQL
3 36 (18.27%) Windows
4 35 (17.77%) Microsoft
5 34 (17.26%) Computer Science
6 33 (16.75%) Project Management
7 30 (15.23%) PRINCE2
8 29 (14.72%) Java
9 28 (14.21%) HTML
9 28 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (13.20%) Oracle
11 24 (12.18%) .NET
12 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
13 21 (10.66%) XML
13 21 (10.66%) JavaScript
14 20 (10.15%) ITIL
15 18 (9.14%) VMware
15 18 (9.14%) Active Directory
15 18 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (8.63%) E-Commerce
17 16 (8.12%) CSS
17 16 (8.12%) WAN
17 16 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (7.61%) C#
18 15 (7.61%) SharePoint
19 14 (7.11%) MS Excel
19 14 (7.11%) Linux
19 14 (7.11%) SAP
19 14 (7.11%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.05%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.54%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.54%) WorkSite
5 4 (2.03%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.52%) Node.js
6 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.02%) CICS
7 2 (1.02%) Lync
7 2 (1.02%) Drupal
8 1 (0.51%) Mule
8 1 (0.51%) Moodle
8 1 (0.51%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.09%) MS Office
3 6 (3.05%) MS Project
4 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.02%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.02%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.51%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Office 365
1 3 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.12%) WAN
2 12 (6.09%) Firewall
3 11 (5.58%) Wireless
3 11 (5.58%) LAN
4 9 (4.57%) VPN
5 7 (3.55%) MPLS
6 6 (3.05%) DNS
7 5 (2.54%) Internet
7 5 (2.54%) VoIP
7 5 (2.54%) Network Security
8 4 (2.03%) SAN
9 3 (1.52%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.52%) HTTP
10 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.02%) 3G
10 2 (1.02%) DHCP
10 2 (1.02%) SSH
10 2 (1.02%) 2G
10 2 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.02%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.06%) OLAP
2 8 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (2.54%) Big Data
5 5 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.03%) MySQL
7 3 (1.52%) Spotfire
7 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.02%) DB2
8 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.03%) JUnit
1 4 (2.03%) Visual Studio
1 4 (2.03%) Eclipse
1 4 (2.03%) Xcode
1 4 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (2.03%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Selenium
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.51%) Hudson
2 1 (0.51%) Subversion
2 1 (0.51%) Maven
2 1 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
General
1 60 (30.46%) Finance
2 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.11%) Banking
3 9 (4.57%) Retail
4 8 (4.06%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.55%) Legal
6 6 (3.05%) Publishing
7 5 (2.54%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.03%) Electronics
9 3 (1.52%) Back Office
10 2 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.51%) Advertising
11 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.51%) Local Government
11 1 (0.51%) Marketing
11 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (22.84%) Analyst
2 39 (19.80%) Developer
3 26 (13.20%) Project Manager
4 19 (9.64%) Architect
5 13 (6.60%) Business Analyst
5 13 (6.60%) Consultant
6 10 (5.08%) Software Engineer
7 8 (4.06%) Java Developer
8 7 (3.55%) Security Analyst
8 7 (3.55%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.55%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (3.05%) Graduate
10 5 (2.54%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.54%) Data Architect
10 5 (2.54%) Network Engineer
10 5 (2.54%) Information Architect
10 5 (2.54%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.54%) Applications Support
11 4 (2.03%) Lead Developer
11 4 (2.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (14.21%) HTML
2 24 (12.18%) .NET
3 21 (10.66%) XML
4 16 (8.12%) CSS
5 12 (6.09%) WCF
6 8 (4.06%) jQuery
7 7 (3.55%) Web Services
7 7 (3.55%) J2EE
8 6 (3.05%) ASP.NET
8 6 (3.05%) LAMP
8 6 (3.05%) HTML5
9 5 (2.54%) XHTML
9 5 (2.54%) SOAP
10 4 (2.03%) iOS SDK
10 4 (2.03%) CSS3
10 4 (2.03%) PhoneGap
10 4 (2.03%) .NET Framework
10 4 (2.03%) Android SDK
10 4 (2.03%) Worklight
11 3 (1.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.26%) Computer Science
2 28 (14.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.06%) PMI
4 8 (4.06%) iPad
4 8 (4.06%) User Experience
5 6 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.54%) Statistics
7 4 (2.03%) iPhone
7 4 (2.03%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.52%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.52%) Open Source
8 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.52%) Kindle
8 3 (1.52%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.52%) PKI
9 2 (1.02%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.02%) GIS
9 2 (1.02%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.27%) Windows
2 14 (7.11%) Linux
3 12 (6.09%) Android
4 9 (4.57%) UNIX
5 7 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.03%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.03%) ThreadX
8 3 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.52%) AIX
8 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.02%) HPUX
9 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.02%) zOS
9 2 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (16.75%) Project Management
2 30 (15.23%) PRINCE2
3 28 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (10.15%) ITIL
5 18 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (8.63%) E-Commerce
7 16 (8.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (7.11%) Configuration Management
8 14 (7.11%) Change Management
9 13 (6.60%) OO
9 13 (6.60%) SOA
9 13 (6.60%) Software Engineering
9 13 (6.60%) Business Analysis
9 13 (6.60%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (5.58%) Scrum
11 10 (5.08%) Migration
11 10 (5.08%) Analytics
12 9 (4.57%) Waterfall
12 9 (4.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.30%) SQL
2 29 (14.72%) Java
3 21 (10.66%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.61%) C#
5 9 (4.57%) C
6 7 (3.55%) VB
6 7 (3.55%) C++
7 5 (2.54%) Python
7 5 (2.54%) Embedded C
7 5 (2.54%) Objective-C
8 3 (1.52%) VBA
8 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.52%) Perl
9 2 (1.02%) PHP
9 2 (1.02%) COBOL
9 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.02%) VBScript
9 2 (1.02%) JCL
9 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.02%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.06%) PMI Certification
2 8 (4.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (3.55%) CCNA
4 6 (3.05%) MCP
5 5 (2.54%) ISEB
5 5 (2.54%) MCSE
5 5 (2.54%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.03%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.52%) CCNP
7 3 (1.52%) APMP
7 3 (1.52%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.52%) MCSD
8 2 (1.02%) HND
8 2 (1.02%) CISSP
8 2 (1.02%) SSCP
8 2 (1.02%) CISM
8 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.09%) QA
2 7 (3.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.52%) COBIT
4 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 18 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.55%) XenServer
5 5 (2.54%) vSphere
6 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.54%) SCCM
2 3 (1.52%) SCOM
3 2 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.51%) RANCID
4 1 (0.51%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.51%) WMI
4 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 35 (17.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.20%) Oracle
3 18 (9.14%) VMware
4 14 (7.11%) SAP
5 11 (5.58%) IBM
6 9 (4.57%) Cisco
6 9 (4.57%) HP
7 6 (3.05%) EMC
8 5 (2.54%) Citrix
8 5 (2.54%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.03%) Juniper
10 3 (1.52%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.52%) McAfee
10 3 (1.52%) SunGard
10 3 (1.52%) Metastorm
10 3 (1.52%) Nintex
11 2 (1.02%) Temenos
11 2 (1.02%) Apple
11 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds
Ipswich, Suffolk
Suffolk County Council
Rate: £40,116 per annum (subject to evaluation)
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Adroit People Limited
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Rate: From £29,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £70000 - £95000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 12 days ago
Royston
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 27 days ago