The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 16 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.49% 2.31% 4.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.33% 16.67% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +76.92%
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 Newbury region.

Qualifications Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 19.23% 13.85% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 8
Average daily rate £350 £475 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 21 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (43.33%) Service Delivery
3 11 (36.67%) HND
4 10 (33.33%) SLA
5 9 (30.00%) Ericsson
6 8 (26.67%) Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) MPLS
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) Wireless
9 3 (10.00%) Internet
9 3 (10.00%) 3G
9 3 (10.00%) LAN
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
9 3 (10.00%) Marketing
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.00%) Information Governance
9 3 (10.00%) 4G
10 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (6.67%) Sass
10 2 (6.67%) LESS
10 2 (6.67%) LTE
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.67%) Laravel
10 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 2 (6.67%) WiMAX

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) SPSS
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) MPLS
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) 3G
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) 4G
3 2 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (6.67%) LTE
3 2 (6.67%) WiMAX
3 2 (6.67%) GSM
3 2 (6.67%) UMTS
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) 2G
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.33%) CDMA2000
4 1 (3.33%) OSPF
4 1 (3.33%) BGP
4 1 (3.33%) DSL
General
1 21 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (6.67%) Designer
2 2 (6.67%) Technical Designer
2 2 (6.67%) Product Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
2 2 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
2 2 (6.67%) Consultant
2 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (6.67%) Junior
2 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
2 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Sass
1 2 (6.67%) LESS
1 2 (6.67%) Laravel
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
1 2 (6.67%) Symfony
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (26.67%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Product Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) CAD
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Database Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.33%) Direct Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) HND
2 2 (6.67%) PMP
2 2 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) CCDP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Ericsson
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Epiphany
3 1 (3.33%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) Nokia
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Nortel
3 1 (3.33%) Brocade
3 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (3.33%) Actix
3 1 (3.33%) F5