The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 33 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 41 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.57% 3.14% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.23% 10.23% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £423 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £162 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +57.50%
Degree
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
238 264 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.50% 30.70% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 147 82
Average daily rate £390 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -21.73%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (34.38%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Computer Science
3 12 (18.75%) REST
3 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.19%) Project Management
4 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.19%) SQL
4 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
5 10 (15.63%) C#
6 9 (14.06%) Middleware
6 9 (14.06%) Web Services
6 9 (14.06%) SOA
6 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 8 (12.50%) IIS
7 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 8 (12.50%) ITIL
7 8 (12.50%) SOAP
7 8 (12.50%) Windows
7 8 (12.50%) .NET
7 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
8 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.94%) EAI
8 7 (10.94%) OO
9 6 (9.38%) Linux
9 6 (9.38%) HTML
9 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
9 6 (9.38%) Change Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) NAS
2 3 (4.69%) SAN
2 3 (4.69%) X.500
2 3 (4.69%) LDAP
3 2 (3.13%) SNMP
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) 802.11
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) PBX
4 1 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) DB2
2 2 (3.13%) PowerCenter
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.56%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.56%) Moq
3 1 (1.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
2 6 (9.38%) Automotive
3 5 (7.81%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.69%) Billing
5 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Architect
1 16 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (15.63%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Project Leader
6 4 (6.25%) Web Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Service Design Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) REST
2 9 (14.06%) Middleware
2 9 (14.06%) Web Services
3 8 (12.50%) SOAP
3 8 (12.50%) .NET
4 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.38%) HTML
5 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.38%) LINQ
5 6 (9.38%) jQuery
5 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.81%) JSON
6 5 (7.81%) XML
6 5 (7.81%) XSL
6 5 (7.81%) CSS
7 3 (4.69%) SAML
8 2 (3.13%) MSMQ
8 2 (3.13%) WCF
9 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.56%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.81%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.81%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.69%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.69%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.13%) Economics
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.56%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.56%) Human Factors
7 1 (1.56%) Statistics
7 1 (1.56%) NHS
7 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 4 (6.25%) Windows NT
4 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) Project Management
3 9 (14.06%) SOA
4 8 (12.50%) ITIL
5 7 (10.94%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.94%) EAI
5 7 (10.94%) OO
6 6 (9.38%) Change Management
6 6 (9.38%) MVC
6 6 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.81%) Web Development
7 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (7.81%) UML
7 5 (7.81%) ETL
8 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.69%) Demand Management
9 3 (4.69%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) C#
3 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.81%) C++
5 3 (4.69%) Python
5 3 (4.69%) C
6 2 (3.13%) Java
6 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
6 2 (3.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.56%) Perl
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) MCSE
5 2 (3.13%) HNC
5 2 (3.13%) HND
5 2 (3.13%) PMP
5 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) CCNP
5 2 (3.13%) CCNA
5 2 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.56%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
6 1 (1.56%) APMP
6 1 (1.56%) GIAC
6 1 (1.56%) CCDA
6 1 (1.56%) CCDP
6 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) HL7
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
2 3 (4.69%) ISA Server
3 2 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.69%) SCOM
3 1 (1.56%) WSUS
3 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) VMware
3 4 (6.25%) Citrix
3 4 (6.25%) Intel
4 3 (4.69%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) Informatica
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (1.56%) F5
6 1 (1.56%) IronPort
6 1 (1.56%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.56%) Lotus
6 1 (1.56%) Remedy