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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 47 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.99% 4.68% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% 19.25% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £120 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -12.69%
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
225 187 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.95% 24.32% 33.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 93 72
Average daily rate £350 £317 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -9.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £141 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.50 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
3 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
4 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 14 (19.72%) Project Management
5 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
6 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
7 10 (14.08%) Change Management
7 10 (14.08%) UNIX
8 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (11.27%) Intel
9 8 (11.27%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (11.27%) VMware
9 8 (11.27%) VMware ESX
9 8 (11.27%) Clustering
9 8 (11.27%) Windows 2000
9 8 (11.27%) ITIL
9 8 (11.27%) SQL
9 8 (11.27%) IIS
9 8 (11.27%) Windows NT
9 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
9 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (11.27%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.86%) Banking
10 7 (9.86%) BladeLogic
10 7 (9.86%) SLA
10 7 (9.86%) MCSE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (11.27%) IIS
1 8 (11.27%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.82%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) SAN
2 6 (8.45%) NAS
3 3 (4.23%) Broadband
4 2 (2.82%) LAN
4 2 (2.82%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) WAN
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) X.500
5 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (1.41%) Network Security
5 1 (1.41%) PBX
5 1 (1.41%) LDAP
5 1 (1.41%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.82%) DB2
3 2 (2.82%) Ingres
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.23%) JIRA
3 2 (2.82%) Selenium
3 2 (2.82%) WatiN
4 1 (1.41%) Moq
4 1 (1.41%) Yeoman
4 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.41%) NUnit
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.23%) Billing
4 3 (4.23%) Automotive
5 2 (2.82%) Back Office
5 2 (2.82%) Publishing
5 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.41%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Analyst
2 11 (15.49%) Architect
3 8 (11.27%) Service Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Project Leader
5 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Service Design Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.23%) Consultant
8 2 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
2 4 (5.63%) XML
2 4 (5.63%) HTML
2 4 (5.63%) jQuery
2 4 (5.63%) REST
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.82%) LINQ
3 2 (2.82%) Middleware
3 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.82%) JSON
3 2 (2.82%) XSL
3 2 (2.82%) XHTML
3 2 (2.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.82%) CSS
3 2 (2.82%) SOAP
3 2 (2.82%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) SAML
4 1 (1.41%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.41%) WCF
4 1 (1.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.27%) Clustering
3 7 (9.86%) Mainframe
4 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.23%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.23%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.82%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) UNIX
3 8 (11.27%) Windows 2000
3 8 (11.27%) Windows NT
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (11.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (7.04%) Linux
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) Project Management
2 11 (15.49%) Incident Management
3 10 (14.08%) Change Management
4 8 (11.27%) ITIL
5 7 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.04%) Six Sigma
7 4 (5.63%) SOA
7 4 (5.63%) ETL
7 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) BPEL
8 3 (4.23%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.23%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) System Testing
8 3 (4.23%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.23%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) C#
3 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.63%) Java
5 3 (4.23%) Perl
5 3 (4.23%) C
6 2 (2.82%) COBOL
6 2 (2.82%) VB
6 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.82%) VB6
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) VBA
7 1 (1.41%) Python
7 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.86%) MCSE
3 5 (7.04%) HND
4 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 3 (4.23%) HNC
6 2 (2.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.41%) VCP4
7 1 (1.41%) PMP
7 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.41%) MCP
7 1 (1.41%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.41%) CCNP
7 1 (1.41%) CCNA
7 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) QA
3 1 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (11.27%) Active Directory
1 8 (11.27%) VMware ESX
2 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 6 (8.45%) Terminal Services
3 6 (8.45%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) BladeLogic
2 6 (8.45%) SCOM
3 3 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.27%) Intel
2 8 (11.27%) VMware
3 6 (8.45%) Citrix
4 3 (4.23%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) Telerik
5 2 (2.82%) Northgate
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle
5 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.41%) Lotus
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