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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 18 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.30% 8.72% 6.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.53% 46.88% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 5
Average daily rate
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£510 £450 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £345 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £679 £700 £715
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.65 - £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
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
76 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.54% 18.60% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 19 16
Average daily rate £450 £373 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -25.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.30% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £13.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £23.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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 15 (37.50%) Publishing
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Finance
3 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.50%) UNIX
5 7 (17.50%) MS Office
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
6 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) ISEB
6 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.00%) User Stories
7 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (12.50%) PHP
7 5 (12.50%) MySQL
7 5 (12.50%) UML
7 5 (12.50%) Apache
7 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.50%) CMS
8 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (10.00%) Subversion
8 4 (10.00%) German Language
8 4 (10.00%) Drupal
8 4 (10.00%) Django

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 5 (12.50%) CMS
1 5 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) uWSGI
2 4 (10.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) GroupWise
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (17.50%) MS Office
4 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
1 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.50%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 15 (37.50%) Publishing
2 11 (27.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) German Language
4 3 (7.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Chief Technology Officer
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Development Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Software Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) ODBC
1 4 (10.00%) Django
1 4 (10.00%) Regular Expression
1 4 (10.00%) WSGI
2 2 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) EJB
3 1 (2.50%) LAMP
3 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) Java EE
3 1 (2.50%) JSON
3 1 (2.50%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) HTML5
3 1 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Informatics
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) UNIX
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) NetWare
3 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (15.00%) User Stories
5 5 (12.50%) Web Development
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.50%) UML
6 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) Data Management
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PHP
2 4 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) Python
2 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Siebel
4 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Novell
4 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.50%) Kaseya
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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