The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 10 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.81% 6.67% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.32% 80.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £500 £388 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +222.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Degree
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 29.69% 8.33% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
Average daily rate £460 £400 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £388 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £14.40 - £13.47
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 4 (50.00%) Axway
1 4 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) GxP
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Market Research
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) BusinessWorks
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Integration Architect
1 4 (50.00%) TIBCO Architect
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF Architect
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Research Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Market Research
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Axway
1 4 (50.00%) TIBCO