The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 13 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 76 39 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.73% 4.59% 8.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.34% 16.60% 26.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 31
Median daily rate £380 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +29.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £247 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +153.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
Degree
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 235 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.92% 27.65% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 102 139
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +7.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Degree.

1 47 (30.32%) Microsoft
1 47 (30.32%) Computer Science
2 43 (27.74%) Windows
3 39 (25.16%) ITIL
4 38 (24.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (23.23%) Project Management
6 35 (22.58%) DNS
7 34 (21.94%) MS Excel
7 34 (21.94%) Marketing
7 34 (21.94%) Customer Engagement
8 29 (18.71%) Service Management
8 29 (18.71%) Telecoms
9 24 (15.48%) MCTS
10 23 (14.84%) MCITP
10 23 (14.84%) PowerShell
10 23 (14.84%) Office 365
11 22 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (13.55%) Linux
13 19 (12.26%) SQL
13 19 (12.26%) Active Directory
13 19 (12.26%) Windows Server
14 18 (11.61%) DHCP
14 18 (11.61%) German Language
15 17 (10.97%) B2B
15 17 (10.97%) .NET
16 16 (10.32%) VBScript
16 16 (10.32%) C
16 16 (10.32%) SaaS
17 15 (9.68%) MS Office
17 15 (9.68%) MCSE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.52%) IIS
1 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.87%) CMS
3 5 (3.23%) nginx
4 4 (2.58%) Apache
4 4 (2.58%) JBoss
4 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.58%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.58%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 34 (21.94%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.68%) MS Office
3 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) HFM
1 5 (3.23%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.29%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.65%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) Office 365
2 22 (14.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.32%) SaaS
4 4 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (1.94%) HP Helion
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 35 (22.58%) DNS
2 18 (11.61%) DHCP
3 15 (9.68%) HTTP
4 14 (9.03%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.03%) VPN
5 13 (8.39%) Internet
6 12 (7.74%) IPsec
7 11 (7.10%) IPv6
8 9 (5.81%) 3G
8 9 (5.81%) Firewall
9 8 (5.16%) 4G
9 8 (5.16%) Software-Defined Networking
10 7 (4.52%) BGP
10 7 (4.52%) LDAP
10 7 (4.52%) SSL
11 5 (3.23%) Broadband
11 5 (3.23%) Kerberos
11 5 (3.23%) SMTP
11 5 (3.23%) Wireless
12 4 (2.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.45%) Big Data
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.58%) MySQL
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.94%) Riak
8 2 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.94%) Ant
2 3 (1.94%) Fiddler
2 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.94%) Maven
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (21.94%) Marketing
2 29 (18.71%) Telecoms
3 18 (11.61%) German Language
4 12 (7.74%) Brand Awareness
5 10 (6.45%) Finance
6 6 (3.87%) French Language
6 6 (3.87%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.23%) Billing
7 5 (3.23%) Italian Language
7 5 (3.23%) Legal
8 4 (2.58%) Advertising
8 4 (2.58%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (1.94%) Electronics
9 3 (1.94%) Law
10 2 (1.29%) Back Office
10 2 (1.29%) Retail
11 1 (0.65%) Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.65%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (16.13%) Support Engineer
2 18 (11.61%) Consultant
3 16 (10.32%) Field Engineer
4 9 (5.81%) Analyst
4 9 (5.81%) Architect
4 9 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (5.81%) Escalation Engineer
5 8 (5.16%) Azure Engineer
5 8 (5.16%) Developer
5 8 (5.16%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Marketing Manager
6 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Consultant
6 7 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.87%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.87%) Designer
7 6 (3.87%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (3.23%) Administrator
8 5 (3.23%) Change Manager
8 5 (3.23%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (3.23%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.97%) .NET
2 14 (9.03%) CSS
2 14 (9.03%) XML
3 9 (5.81%) Web Services
4 6 (3.87%) ADO.NET
4 6 (3.87%) REST
5 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.58%) HTML
6 4 (2.58%) LAMP
6 4 (2.58%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (2.58%) MCollective
6 4 (2.58%) Node.js
7 3 (1.94%) 802.1X
7 3 (1.94%) Django
7 3 (1.94%) FastCGI
7 3 (1.94%) LINQ
7 3 (1.94%) OAuth2
7 3 (1.94%) RESTful
7 3 (1.94%) WCF
7 3 (1.94%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 47 (30.32%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.03%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.74%) Digital Media
3 12 (7.74%) Social Media
4 9 (5.81%) Public Cloud
5 7 (4.52%) Clustering
5 7 (4.52%) PKI
6 6 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.87%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.58%) Economics
7 4 (2.58%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.58%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.94%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.94%) User Experience
9 2 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.29%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.29%) PMI
9 2 (1.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (27.74%) Windows
2 21 (13.55%) Linux
3 19 (12.26%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.16%) Unix
5 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.87%) Ubuntu
6 4 (2.58%) Solaris
7 2 (1.29%) AIX
7 2 (1.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.16%) ITIL
2 36 (23.23%) Project Management
3 34 (21.94%) Customer Engagement
4 29 (18.71%) Service Management
5 17 (10.97%) B2B
6 14 (9.03%) Configuration Management
6 14 (9.03%) Marketing Automation
7 13 (8.39%) Change Management
7 13 (8.39%) Presales
8 12 (7.74%) Data Acquisition
8 12 (7.74%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (7.74%) Email Marketing
8 12 (7.74%) Integrated Marketing
8 12 (7.74%) Mentoring
8 12 (7.74%) Online Marketing
8 12 (7.74%) Pay per click
8 12 (7.74%) Project Planning
8 12 (7.74%) SEO
9 11 (7.10%) Escalation Management
9 11 (7.10%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.84%) PowerShell
2 19 (12.26%) SQL
3 16 (10.32%) C
3 16 (10.32%) VBScript
4 14 (9.03%) C#
5 13 (8.39%) Python
6 12 (7.74%) VB
7 11 (7.10%) C++
8 10 (6.45%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.16%) Java
9 8 (5.16%) JavaScript
10 4 (2.58%) Perl
10 4 (2.58%) PHP
10 4 (2.58%) Ruby
10 4 (2.58%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.29%) R
11 2 (1.29%) Scala
11 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (24.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (15.48%) MCTS
3 23 (14.84%) MCITP
4 15 (9.68%) MCSE
5 10 (6.45%) MCSD
6 8 (5.16%) MCSA
6 8 (5.16%) PMI Certification
7 6 (3.87%) PMP
8 5 (3.23%) ACCA
8 5 (3.23%) CIMA
9 4 (2.58%) CISSP
9 4 (2.58%) CITP
10 3 (1.94%) HND
10 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.29%) OCP
11 2 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (1.29%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.65%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.65%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.10%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.81%) SLA
3 4 (2.58%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.58%) QA
4 2 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (12.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (9.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.23%) BitLocker
3 5 (3.23%) Terminal Server
3 5 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.58%) qmail
4 4 (2.58%) Squid
5 3 (1.94%) UAG
5 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.29%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.29%) NFS
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) vSphere
7 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (5.16%) WSUS
3 7 (4.52%) SCCM
3 7 (4.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.23%) Puppet
4 5 (3.23%) SCOM
4 5 (3.23%) SCVMM
4 5 (3.23%) WMI
5 4 (2.58%) Cacti
5 4 (2.58%) collectd
5 4 (2.58%) Ganglia
5 4 (2.58%) Graphite
5 4 (2.58%) logstash
5 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.58%) Nagios
5 4 (2.58%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.29%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.29%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 47 (30.32%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.03%) Marketo
2 14 (9.03%) Oracle
2 14 (9.03%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (5.81%) SAP
4 8 (5.16%) VMware
5 7 (4.52%) Citrix
5 7 (4.52%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.23%) Cisco
6 5 (3.23%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.58%) Splunk
8 3 (1.94%) HP
9 2 (1.29%) Adobe
9 2 (1.29%) Aprimo
9 2 (1.29%) Informatica
9 2 (1.29%) Juniper
9 2 (1.29%) Remedy
9 2 (1.29%) Sybase
9 2 (1.29%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.65%) NetScout