The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 21 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Degree 42 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.43% 5.05% 7.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.60% 27.85% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £363 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 £14.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -8.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -8.33%
Degree
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
178 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.26% 18.12% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 46 28
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 8
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.35 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.62% -25.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £23.00 £38.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford 0 32 £345 -25.40% 19
Abingdon - 1 - - 2
Banbury - - - - 8
Bicester - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 1
Witney - - - - 2
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 27 (33.33%) Publishing
1 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) MS Office
3 19 (23.46%) Finance
4 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
6 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
7 12 (14.81%) HTML
7 12 (14.81%) Java
7 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (13.58%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
8 11 (13.58%) User Stories
8 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
8 11 (13.58%) Apache
9 10 (12.35%) UNIX
9 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
10 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 9 (11.11%) XML
10 9 (11.11%) MySQL
10 9 (11.11%) ISEB
10 9 (11.11%) Project Management
10 9 (11.11%) CMS
10 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
10 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (9.88%) PHP
11 8 (9.88%) CSS
12 7 (8.64%) SQL
12 7 (8.64%) Oracle

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (13.58%) Apache
2 9 (11.11%) CMS
3 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.17%) Alfresco
4 4 (4.94%) uWSGI
4 4 (4.94%) Drupal
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.23%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (24.69%) MS Office
2 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 11 (13.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.17%) MS Project
5 4 (4.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Network Security
1 2 (2.47%) Intranet
1 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.23%) LAN
2 1 (1.23%) VoIP
2 1 (1.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) MySQL
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.64%) JIRA
4 5 (6.17%) Maven
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 27 (33.33%) Publishing
2 19 (23.46%) Finance
3 6 (7.41%) German Language
4 3 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.70%) Advertising
4 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.88%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.70%) Development Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Engineering Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Applications Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) HTML
2 9 (11.11%) XML
3 8 (9.88%) CSS
4 7 (8.64%) Spring
4 7 (8.64%) CSS3
5 5 (6.17%) SOAP
5 5 (6.17%) EJB
5 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.17%) Java EE
5 5 (6.17%) EJB 3.0
5 5 (6.17%) RESTful
5 5 (6.17%) JSON
5 5 (6.17%) HTML5
6 4 (4.94%) WSGI
6 4 (4.94%) Regular Expression
6 4 (4.94%) Django
6 4 (4.94%) Middleware
6 4 (4.94%) ODBC
7 2 (2.47%) Web Services
7 2 (2.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.94%) Grid Computing
5 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.70%) PMI
5 3 (3.70%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.47%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.47%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.47%) Physics
7 1 (1.23%) Clustering
7 1 (1.23%) Informatics
7 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.35%) UNIX
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
3 3 (3.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.47%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.23%) NetWare
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (13.58%) Waterfall
3 11 (13.58%) User Stories
3 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.11%) Project Management
5 7 (8.64%) Process Management
5 7 (8.64%) Scrum
5 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.64%) Data Analysis
5 7 (8.64%) Project Planning
5 7 (8.64%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (7.41%) Analytics
6 6 (7.41%) DevOps
6 6 (7.41%) ITIL
6 6 (7.41%) UML
7 5 (6.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) Java
2 8 (9.88%) PHP
3 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) C
4 6 (7.41%) Python
5 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.70%) Perl
7 2 (2.47%) Groovy
7 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.47%) Pascal
7 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.47%) C#
7 2 (2.47%) Fortran
8 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.23%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.23%) C++
8 1 (1.23%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) ISEB
2 5 (6.17%) VCP4
3 3 (3.70%) PMP
3 3 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.23%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.23%) CIPD
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Shibboleth
2 2 (2.47%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Snort
3 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Siebel
3 4 (4.94%) Adobe
4 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) Novell
5 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.23%) Facebook
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter
5 1 (1.23%) Kaseya
5 1 (1.23%) Kaspersky
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