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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 23 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 56 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.20% 4.12% 6.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.78% 32.81% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 8
Average daily rate
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£433 £363 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +101.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £335 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +53.65%
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
161 64 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 20.69% 12.55% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 34 71
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £212 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £445 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 14
Average hourly rate £29.75 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £15.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 6 May 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
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 6 May 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 +3 28 £350 - 16
Abingdon - 3 £150 - 4
Kidlington - 1 £530 - 1
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 28 (29.79%) Publishing
2 25 (26.60%) MS Office
3 23 (24.47%) Finance
3 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
5 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
5 16 (17.02%) SQL
5 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
6 15 (15.96%) Waterfall
6 15 (15.96%) Project Planning
7 14 (14.89%) Project Management
8 13 (13.83%) PRINCE2
9 11 (11.70%) Java
9 11 (11.70%) C#
9 11 (11.70%) Portfolio Management
10 10 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
10 10 (10.64%) C
10 10 (10.64%) UML
11 9 (9.57%) Oracle
11 9 (9.57%) UNIX
11 9 (9.57%) Windows
11 9 (9.57%) PHP
11 9 (9.57%) XML
11 9 (9.57%) Change Management
11 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
12 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
12 8 (8.51%) HTML
12 8 (8.51%) ISEB
13 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (7.45%) CMS
2 5 (5.32%) Apache
3 4 (4.26%) Drupal
3 4 (4.26%) uWSGI
4 3 (3.19%) Lync
4 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.06%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.06%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (26.60%) MS Office
2 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
3 10 (10.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (7.45%) MS Project
5 4 (4.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (1.06%) Maya
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (1.06%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.19%) SAN
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
1 3 (3.19%) Network Security
1 3 (3.19%) NAS
2 2 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) LAN
3 1 (1.06%) VoIP
3 1 (1.06%) WAN
3 1 (1.06%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) WebEx
3 1 (1.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) MySQL
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.26%) Big Data
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.06%) DataStage
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.13%) JIRA
5 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 28 (29.79%) Publishing
2 23 (24.47%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) German Language
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 4 (4.26%) Games
6 3 (3.19%) Multimedia
6 3 (3.19%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) Analyst
2 16 (17.02%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (17.02%) Architect
3 12 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.45%) Developer
4 7 (7.45%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.38%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.38%) Data Analyst
5 6 (6.38%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (4.26%) Solutions Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 3 (3.19%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) XML
2 8 (8.51%) HTML
3 7 (7.45%) .NET
4 5 (5.32%) Web Services
5 4 (4.26%) CSS3
5 4 (4.26%) Regular Expression
5 4 (4.26%) WSGI
5 4 (4.26%) ODBC
5 4 (4.26%) CSS
5 4 (4.26%) Middleware
5 4 (4.26%) Django
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.13%) RESTful
7 2 (2.13%) HTML5
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (1.06%) Flash
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.06%) EJB
8 1 (1.06%) jQuery
8 1 (1.06%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) PMI
3 5 (5.32%) Informatics
4 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.13%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.13%) Xbox
6 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.13%) Physics
6 2 (2.13%) Grid Computing
6 2 (2.13%) Web 2.0
6 2 (2.13%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.06%) Statistics
7 1 (1.06%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.06%) Animation
7 1 (1.06%) Photography
7 1 (1.06%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) UNIX
1 9 (9.57%) Windows
2 4 (4.26%) Linux
3 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.13%) Android
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.06%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.96%) Project Planning
2 15 (15.96%) Waterfall
3 14 (14.89%) Project Management
4 13 (13.83%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.70%) Portfolio Management
6 10 (10.64%) UML
7 9 (9.57%) Change Management
7 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
8 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (7.45%) User Stories
10 6 (6.38%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (6.38%) ITIL
10 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.32%) Network Design
12 4 (4.26%) Web Application Development
12 4 (4.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) C#
2 11 (11.70%) Java
3 10 (10.64%) C
4 9 (9.57%) PHP
5 6 (6.38%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.19%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) C++
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) ISEB
2 6 (6.38%) PMP
2 6 (6.38%) PMI Certification
2 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.06%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.26%) Shibboleth
2 3 (3.19%) Snort
3 2 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.57%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Siebel
4 4 (4.26%) Adobe
5 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.13%) Cisco
6 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.06%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.06%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.06%) Dell
7 1 (1.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.06%) Informatica
7 1 (1.06%) Novell
7 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
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