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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 22 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 27 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.01% 2.39% 7.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.00% 13.16% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +59.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £341 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.53 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +27.71%
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
45 38 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.35% 18.18% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 42
Average daily rate £315 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 16 (29.09%) Publishing
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) MS Office
4 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
5 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
5 12 (21.82%) SQL
5 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
6 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (16.36%) Finance
7 9 (16.36%) C
8 8 (14.55%) HTML
8 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.55%) .NET
8 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
8 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (12.73%) XML
9 7 (12.73%) ITIL
9 7 (12.73%) Adobe
9 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 6 (10.91%) MS Project
10 6 (10.91%) Change Management
10 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
10 6 (10.91%) Oracle
10 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
10 6 (10.91%) Java
10 6 (10.91%) Marketing
10 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
10 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Office
2 12 (21.82%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (10.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.82%) NX-OS
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.45%) OLAP
4 3 (5.45%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 16 (29.09%) Publishing
2 9 (16.36%) Finance
3 6 (10.91%) Marketing
4 5 (9.09%) Multimedia
4 5 (9.09%) Games
5 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Network Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Network Programmer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Programmer
6 3 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.64%) Games Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) HTML
1 8 (14.55%) .NET
2 7 (12.73%) XML
3 5 (9.09%) jQuery
3 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.27%) MDX
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.82%) Flash
5 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) PMI
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.45%) Physics
4 3 (5.45%) Xbox
4 3 (5.45%) PlayStation
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.64%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.82%) iPhone
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
2 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
3 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.73%) ITIL
4 7 (12.73%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) Change Management
5 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (9.09%) Compatibility Testing
6 5 (9.09%) Analytics
7 4 (7.27%) SDLC
7 4 (7.27%) Network Design
7 4 (7.27%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.27%) Web Development
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 9 (16.36%) C
3 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.91%) Java
4 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) C#
7 3 (5.45%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.64%) VBA
8 2 (3.64%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) PMP
1 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) CCSA
3 1 (1.82%) CCSE
3 1 (1.82%) MCITP
3 1 (1.82%) MCSA
3 1 (1.82%) CCSP
3 1 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) CCDP
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.82%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.64%) Snort
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
2 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Adobe
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
4 2 (3.64%) Siebel
4 2 (3.64%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Dell
5 1 (1.82%) Juniper
5 1 (1.82%) Nokia
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.82%) McAfee
5 1 (1.82%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.82%) Google
5 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.82%) Aprimo
5 1 (1.82%) TippingPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Tufin
5 1 (1.82%) F5
5 1 (1.82%) Tableau