The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 41 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing Degree 28 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.18% 2.09% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.85% 6.32% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Average daily rate £430 £285 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.87% +3.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £146 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
258 174 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.32% 33.02% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 88 65
Average daily rate £328 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
Buckinghamshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (20.00%) J2EE
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) SOA
4 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.00%) EAI
4 9 (18.00%) Middleware
5 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (12.00%) UML
7 5 (10.00%) MS Access
7 5 (10.00%) Windows
7 5 (10.00%) Workflow
8 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
8 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.00%) MS Office
9 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.00%) NHS
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (4.00%) Moodle
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.00%) MS Project
3 2 (4.00%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MS Access
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JUnit
1 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Games
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) German Language
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Report Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) SOA Architect
5 4 (8.00%) J2EE Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (8.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.00%) EAI Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Business Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) J2EE
2 9 (18.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) EJB
3 1 (2.00%) JSP
3 1 (2.00%) Servlets
3 1 (2.00%) Struts
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) Spring
3 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.00%) NHS
3 3 (6.00%) Informatics
4 2 (4.00%) VLE
4 2 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.00%) UNIX
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) SOA
1 9 (18.00%) EAI
2 6 (12.00%) UML
3 5 (10.00%) Workflow
4 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Information Management
5 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.00%) Content Management
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Industrial Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) HNC
2 1 (2.00%) HND
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) ACCA
2 1 (2.00%) CIMA
2 1 (2.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Intel
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) ESRI
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) Sun
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) VMware
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