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 10 December 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 32 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 110 110 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.86% 4.27% 4.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.70% 22.68% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 47 56
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 14 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £42.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.45 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
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
412 485 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.19% 18.84% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 231 279
Median daily rate £325 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 45
Median hourly rate £34.00 £31.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +77.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.36 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 36 £350 +16.66% 117
Essex +18 30 £350 +3.70% 11
Hertfordshire -15 24 £525 +75.00% 37
Suffolk +4 10 £225 -43.75% 8
Bedfordshire -1 7 £431 +43.75% 8
Norfolk +3 3 £413 +3.12%
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 66 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 51 (20.99%) Microsoft
4 50 (20.58%) Windows
5 46 (18.93%) Finance
6 44 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
7 38 (15.64%) Oracle
7 38 (15.64%) Software Engineering
8 36 (14.81%) C
9 34 (13.99%) SQL
10 31 (12.76%) Data Analysis
11 30 (12.35%) MS Excel
11 30 (12.35%) Project Management
12 27 (11.11%) Python
12 27 (11.11%) C#
13 26 (10.70%) SQL Server
13 26 (10.70%) MS Office
13 26 (10.70%) Linux
14 24 (9.88%) Java
14 24 (9.88%) Business Analysis
15 23 (9.47%) CRM
15 23 (9.47%) Regression Testing
16 22 (9.05%) Management Information System
16 22 (9.05%) Migration
16 22 (9.05%) Active Directory
16 22 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (8.64%) TDD
17 21 (8.64%) Unix
18 20 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
18 20 (8.23%) Mathematics

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 17 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.06%) IIS
4 4 (1.65%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.82%) CMS
6 2 (0.82%) Confluence
6 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
7 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
7 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.41%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 26 (10.70%) MS Office
3 16 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.82%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.41%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.41%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 9 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.82%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.82%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.82%) Unica
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.41%) Lawson
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.47%) GitHub
1 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.06%) Office 365
3 4 (1.65%) Yammer
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.00%) Internet
2 6 (2.47%) Firewall
2 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.06%) Network Security
4 4 (1.65%) SAN
4 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.65%) Wireless
5 3 (1.23%) LAN
5 3 (1.23%) SSL
6 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.82%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.82%) VLAN
6 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.82%) WLAN
7 1 (0.41%) 802.15
7 1 (0.41%) BGP
7 1 (0.41%) OSPF
7 1 (0.41%) VRRP
7 1 (0.41%) X.509
7 1 (0.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.17%) DB2
3 13 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.94%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.12%) Big Data
5 10 (4.12%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 7 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.47%) MySQL
8 6 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.65%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.41%) GIS
13 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (4.12%) LabVIEW
2 6 (2.47%) JIRA
2 6 (2.47%) Selenium
3 5 (2.06%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.06%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.65%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.23%) Appium
5 3 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.23%) NUnit
5 3 (1.23%) Subversion
5 3 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.82%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.82%) JBehave
6 2 (0.82%) Maven
6 2 (0.82%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (18.93%) Finance
2 16 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 14 (5.76%) Legal
4 11 (4.53%) Marketing
5 10 (4.12%) Electronics
6 8 (3.29%) Advertising
6 8 (3.29%) Retail
7 5 (2.06%) Billing
8 4 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.23%) French Language
9 3 (1.23%) German Language
9 3 (1.23%) Law
10 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.41%) Automotive
11 1 (0.41%) Banking
11 1 (0.41%) Local Government
11 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 58 (23.87%) Analyst
2 43 (17.70%) Developer
3 17 (7.00%) Architect
3 17 (7.00%) Consultant
3 17 (7.00%) Project Manager
4 16 (6.58%) IT Analyst
5 13 (5.35%) Senior Developer
5 13 (5.35%) Test Analyst
6 12 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (4.53%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (4.12%) Business Analyst
8 10 (4.12%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.70%) C Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Embedded C Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Embedded Developer
9 9 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (3.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (3.29%) HR Analyst
10 8 (3.29%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.41%) .NET
2 14 (5.76%) Web Services
3 11 (4.53%) HTML
4 7 (2.88%) ASP.NET
4 7 (2.88%) XML
5 6 (2.47%) CSS
6 4 (1.65%) COM
6 4 (1.65%) JSON
7 3 (1.23%) Ajax
7 3 (1.23%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.23%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.23%) HTML5
7 3 (1.23%) jQuery
7 3 (1.23%) Spring
8 2 (0.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.82%) CSS3
8 2 (0.82%) Middleware
8 2 (0.82%) RESTful
8 2 (0.82%) SAML
8 2 (0.82%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 54 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 44 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (9.05%) Management Information System
4 20 (8.23%) Mathematics
5 16 (6.58%) Mainframe
6 10 (4.12%) Biology
7 9 (3.70%) Linked Data
8 6 (2.47%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.47%) Informatics
9 5 (2.06%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.06%) iPad
9 5 (2.06%) NHS
10 4 (1.65%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.23%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.23%) PKI
11 3 (1.23%) Social Media
11 3 (1.23%) Statistics
11 3 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (20.58%) Windows
2 26 (10.70%) Linux
3 21 (8.64%) Unix
4 14 (5.76%) Android
4 14 (5.76%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.53%) Windows Vista
6 9 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.47%) AIX
8 6 (2.47%) Solaris
8 6 (2.47%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.06%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.64%) Software Engineering
3 31 (12.76%) Data Analysis
4 30 (12.35%) Project Management
5 24 (9.88%) Business Analysis
6 23 (9.47%) CRM
6 23 (9.47%) Regression Testing
7 22 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (9.05%) Migration
8 21 (8.64%) TDD
9 20 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (7.82%) PRINCE2
11 18 (7.41%) ITIL
12 17 (7.00%) Analytics
13 16 (6.58%) Mentoring
14 15 (6.17%) Data Protection
15 14 (5.76%) Cybersecurity
15 14 (5.76%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (5.35%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (5.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (14.81%) C
2 34 (13.99%) SQL
3 27 (11.11%) C#
3 27 (11.11%) Python
4 24 (9.88%) Java
5 19 (7.82%) C++
6 12 (4.94%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.53%) Embedded C
8 10 (4.12%) Perl
9 5 (2.06%) COBOL
10 4 (1.65%) PHP
10 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.65%) Ruby
11 3 (1.23%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.82%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.82%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.82%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.53%) CISA
2 11 (4.53%) CISM
2 11 (4.53%) CISSP
3 10 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.88%) MCP
4 7 (2.88%) MCSE
5 6 (2.47%) CCNA
5 6 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.47%) MCITP
6 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.65%) CCA
7 4 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.65%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.23%) CRISC
8 3 (1.23%) IISP
8 3 (1.23%) MCSA
8 3 (1.23%) PhD
8 3 (1.23%) PMP
8 3 (1.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.00%) QA
2 8 (3.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.06%) JTAG
4 4 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.23%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.82%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.41%) GAMP
7 1 (0.41%) GMP
7 1 (0.41%) GxP
7 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.41%) MISRA
7 1 (0.41%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.41%) SEPA
System Software
1 22 (9.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.12%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.82%) XenApp
7 1 (0.41%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Docker
7 1 (0.41%) KVM
7 1 (0.41%) LXC
7 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) Control-M
2 3 (1.23%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.23%) SCCM
3 2 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.82%) SCOM
3 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.41%) Kibana
4 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.41%) Packer
4 1 (0.41%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.64%) Oracle
3 13 (5.35%) SAP
4 11 (4.53%) VMware
5 10 (4.12%) Adobe
6 9 (3.70%) Cisco
7 7 (2.88%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.47%) Dell
8 6 (2.47%) HP
9 5 (2.06%) Citrix
9 5 (2.06%) Forcepoint
9 5 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.65%) Cognos
10 4 (1.65%) Infor
11 3 (1.23%) Facebook
11 3 (1.23%) IBM
11 3 (1.23%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.23%) Juniper
11 3 (1.23%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.23%) Twitter
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Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SLR Consultants
Salary: Market Rate/Pay
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago