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 25 August 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 41 25 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Degree 17 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.78% 6.52% 3.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.64% 48.98% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 5
Median daily rate £450 £395 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -21.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £170 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.33% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +16.92%
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
44 49 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 12.36% 13.32% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 40 23
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 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 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
4 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
5 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (24.32%) Web Services
6 9 (24.32%) ITIL
6 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (21.62%) Process Improvement
7 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (21.62%) Project Management
7 8 (21.62%) Change Management
7 8 (21.62%) Time Management
8 7 (18.92%) Kanban
8 7 (18.92%) Performance Testing
8 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (18.92%) QA
8 7 (18.92%) JIRA
8 7 (18.92%) Validation
8 7 (18.92%) Scrum
8 7 (18.92%) Maven
8 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
8 7 (18.92%) SOAP
8 7 (18.92%) JUnit
8 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.81%) Boomi
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) HPCC
5 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
1 7 (18.92%) JUnit
1 7 (18.92%) Maven
1 7 (18.92%) SoapUI
1 7 (18.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Front Office
2 5 (13.51%) Advertising
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Publishing
4 2 (5.41%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Service Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Database Developer
4 5 (13.51%) ETL Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Graduate
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Service Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) Web Services
2 7 (18.92%) SOAP
3 4 (10.81%) RESTful
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
5 1 (2.70%) PhoneGap
5 1 (2.70%) spray
5 1 (2.70%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
5 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
1 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Economics
4 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.70%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Physics
4 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) Robotics
4 1 (2.70%) Statistics
4 1 (2.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (24.32%) ITIL
3 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 8 (21.62%) Process Improvement
4 8 (21.62%) Project Management
4 8 (21.62%) Time Management
5 7 (18.92%) API Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.92%) Defect Tracking
5 7 (18.92%) Investment Management
5 7 (18.92%) Kanban
5 7 (18.92%) Performance Testing
5 7 (18.92%) Product Management
5 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) Test Planning
5 7 (18.92%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) C++
5 3 (8.11%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) Perl
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) F#
7 1 (2.70%) Haskell
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) R
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) GridGain
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Talend
2 4 (10.81%) Dell
2 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Tableau
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle