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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 25 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Degree 24 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.67% 9.28% 5.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.38% 30.68% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 21
Median daily rate £450 £520 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £410 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £520 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £21.29 £55.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% +185.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.26 £55.00 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.81 £55.00 £19.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +29.03%
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
58 88 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 16.11% 30.24% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 72 53
Median daily rate £200 £350 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -19.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 3
Median hourly rate £21.29 £55.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.29% +175.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £41.70 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £67.50 £23.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
3 13 (32.50%) SQL
4 11 (27.50%) Project Management
4 11 (27.50%) Time Management
5 10 (25.00%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) Change Management
6 9 (22.50%) ITIL
6 9 (22.50%) Web Services
6 9 (22.50%) Kanban
6 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (20.00%) QA
7 8 (20.00%) JIRA
7 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (20.00%) Java
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) Publishing
8 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (17.50%) Product Management
9 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Confluence
9 6 (15.00%) Data Validation
9 6 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (15.00%) Drupal
9 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.00%) 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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
1 6 (15.00%) Drupal
2 5 (12.50%) SilverStripe
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 2 (5.00%) GitHub
4 2 (5.00%) Heroku
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
1 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (20.00%) JIRA
2 6 (15.00%) JUnit
2 6 (15.00%) Maven
2 6 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
1 8 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Rollout Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Rollout Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (5.00%) QA Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) SOAP
3 5 (12.50%) Laravel
3 5 (12.50%) Symfony
3 5 (12.50%) XML
3 5 (12.50%) XML Schema
3 5 (12.50%) XSLT
4 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (5.00%) Express
4 2 (5.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (5.00%) Meteor
4 2 (5.00%) Node.js
4 2 (5.00%) React
4 2 (5.00%) REST
5 1 (2.50%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) CMDB
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.00%) Social Network
6 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.50%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.50%) Physics
6 1 (2.50%) Robotics
6 1 (2.50%) Social Media
6 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Time Management
3 10 (25.00%) Scrum
4 9 (22.50%) Change Management
4 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 9 (22.50%) Kanban
5 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 7 (17.50%) Product Management
7 6 (15.00%) API Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) Data Validation
7 6 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
7 6 (15.00%) IT Audit
7 6 (15.00%) MVC
7 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Test Planning
7 6 (15.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) Perl
3 5 (12.50%) PHP
3 5 (12.50%) XPath
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.50%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Talend
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) SAP