The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 23 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.83% 7.04% 6.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.78% 33.33% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 5
Average daily rate £520 £465 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £299 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £605 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £31.72 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+33.98% +15.34%
Degree
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
72 75 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.57% 21.13% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 61 18
Average daily rate £320 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £289 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £588 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £43.25 £19.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.67% -16.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Analytics
2 29 (58.00%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (56.00%) Python
4 26 (52.00%) Java
4 26 (52.00%) Data Analysis
4 26 (52.00%) Waterfall
5 24 (48.00%) Algorithms
5 24 (48.00%) Publishing
6 23 (46.00%) Data Modelling
6 23 (46.00%) Zachman Framework
6 23 (46.00%) TOGAF
6 23 (46.00%) Content Management
6 23 (46.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 23 (46.00%) Content Enrichment
6 23 (46.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 23 (46.00%) Machine Learning
6 23 (46.00%) Big Data
6 23 (46.00%) Data Analytics
7 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (36.00%) Hadoop
8 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
8 18 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (34.00%) MongoDB
9 17 (34.00%) Node.js
9 17 (34.00%) AngularJS
9 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (34.00%) Selenium
9 17 (34.00%) WebSphere
9 17 (34.00%) J2EE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (34.00%) Node.js
1 17 (34.00%) WebLogic
1 17 (34.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) Big Data
2 18 (36.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (36.00%) NoSQL
3 17 (34.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.00%) HPCC
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) OLAP
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.00%) Power BI
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Selenium
2 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (48.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Architect
2 23 (46.00%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (42.00%) Data Architect
4 17 (34.00%) Big Data Architect
4 17 (34.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 14 (28.00%) Developer
6 6 (12.00%) C++ Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Fortran Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Fortran Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Data Scientist
8 3 (6.00%) Business Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Business Process Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Java Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 17 (34.00%) AngularJS
2 17 (34.00%) J2EE
3 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) Ajax
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) WPF
4 2 (4.00%) XML
4 2 (4.00%) XSL
5 1 (2.00%) MDX
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 29 (58.00%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (48.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.00%) Statistics
5 3 (6.00%) Semantic Web
6 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.00%) Physics
7 1 (2.00%) PMI
7 1 (2.00%) Psychology
7 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) Analytics
3 26 (52.00%) Data Analysis
3 26 (52.00%) Waterfall
4 23 (46.00%) Content Enrichment
4 23 (46.00%) Content Management
4 23 (46.00%) Data Analytics
4 23 (46.00%) Data Modelling
4 23 (46.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 23 (46.00%) Machine Learning
4 23 (46.00%) TOGAF
4 23 (46.00%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (18.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) Project Management
7 6 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) OOD
7 6 (12.00%) Parallel Programming
8 4 (8.00%) Workflow
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Python
2 26 (52.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) C
6 6 (12.00%) Fortran
7 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (10.00%) R
8 4 (8.00%) C#
8 4 (8.00%) Perl
9 2 (4.00%) SQL
9 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.00%) IronPython
10 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) LPIC
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) GridGain
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.00%) Apple
3 1 (2.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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