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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 20 5 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Contract jobs citing Degree 68 152 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.61% 14.01% 5.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.67% 38.58% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 104 17
Average daily rate
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£388 £425 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +76.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £265 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 - £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.98 £15.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+93.38% -47.45%
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
255 394 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.56% 36.31% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 190 100
Average daily rate £375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.84 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.02% +6.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 38 (25.33%) Project Management
1 38 (25.33%) Telecoms
1 38 (25.33%) Computer Science
2 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (20.00%) ITIL
4 27 (18.00%) MS Excel
5 26 (17.33%) MS Office
6 23 (15.33%) Windows
7 20 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 20 (13.33%) Internet
7 20 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 19 (12.67%) Finance
8 19 (12.67%) Service Management
9 17 (11.33%) 3G
9 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (11.33%) .NET
10 16 (10.67%) Marketing
10 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (9.33%) Workflow
11 14 (9.33%) Oracle
11 14 (9.33%) Java
11 14 (9.33%) JavaScript
11 14 (9.33%) SLA
12 13 (8.67%) Management Information System
12 13 (8.67%) GIS
12 13 (8.67%) Service Delivery
13 12 (8.00%) Data Management
13 12 (8.00%) Active Directory
13 12 (8.00%) SQL
14 11 (7.33%) MS Visio

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.33%) IIS
3 6 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.67%) ArcGIS
4 4 (2.67%) CMS
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.00%) Lync
6 2 (1.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.67%) SAS
7 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.67%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.33%) MS Office
3 20 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (7.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.67%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.00%) Maximo
3 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.67%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (13.33%) Internet
2 17 (11.33%) 3G
3 11 (7.33%) LTE
4 10 (6.67%) Firewall
5 9 (6.00%) DNS
6 6 (4.00%) Wireless
6 6 (4.00%) Broadband
6 6 (4.00%) UMTS
6 6 (4.00%) DHCP
6 6 (4.00%) VPN
7 4 (2.67%) HTTP
7 4 (2.67%) ATM
7 4 (2.67%) WAN
7 4 (2.67%) GSM
7 4 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.67%) SSL
7 4 (2.67%) WiMAX
8 3 (2.00%) SSH
8 3 (2.00%) 4G
8 3 (2.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.67%) QlikView
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.67%) Moq
2 1 (0.67%) MSI
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) Fiddler
General
1 38 (25.33%) Telecoms
2 19 (12.67%) Finance
3 16 (10.67%) Marketing
4 8 (5.33%) Billing
5 5 (3.33%) Retail
6 3 (2.00%) Legal
7 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.33%) Danish Language
7 2 (1.33%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.33%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.33%) Japanese Language
7 2 (1.33%) Korean Language
7 2 (1.33%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (1.33%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.33%) Swedish Language
8 1 (0.67%) Back Office
8 1 (0.67%) Advertising
8 1 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (10.67%) Project Manager
2 15 (10.00%) Developer
2 15 (10.00%) Architect
3 14 (9.33%) Analyst
3 14 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (9.33%) Support Engineer
4 8 (5.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 8 (5.33%) Technical Manager
5 7 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.33%) Graduate
7 5 (3.33%) Consultant
7 5 (3.33%) Administrator
8 4 (2.67%) Junior
8 4 (2.67%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.67%) .NET Developer
8 4 (2.67%) Network Engineer
8 4 (2.67%) Development Manager
8 4 (2.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (2.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.33%) .NET
2 9 (6.00%) HTML
3 7 (4.67%) CSS
4 5 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.67%) Web Services
5 4 (2.67%) Spring
5 4 (2.67%) ArcObjects
6 3 (2.00%) jQuery
6 3 (2.00%) HTML5
6 3 (2.00%) Middleware
7 2 (1.33%) XML
7 2 (1.33%) JSP
7 2 (1.33%) WCF
7 2 (1.33%) Ajax
7 2 (1.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.33%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (25.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.67%) GIS
3 13 (8.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.00%) Replication
5 5 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.33%) Physics
6 4 (2.67%) Statistics
7 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.33%) DataPower
8 2 (1.33%) Social Media
8 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.33%) PKI
8 2 (1.33%) Blog
8 2 (1.33%) Clustering
8 2 (1.33%) W3C
9 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.33%) Windows
2 9 (6.00%) Linux
3 8 (5.33%) UNIX
4 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.67%) Debian
6 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.33%) Project Management
2 30 (20.00%) ITIL
3 20 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 19 (12.67%) Service Management
5 14 (9.33%) Workflow
6 13 (8.67%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.00%) Data Management
8 10 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (6.67%) Network Architecture
9 9 (6.00%) Time Management
9 9 (6.00%) Validation
10 8 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.67%) MVC
12 6 (4.00%) ETL
12 6 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.00%) Scrum
12 6 (4.00%) OO
12 6 (4.00%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.33%) Java
1 14 (9.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (8.00%) SQL
3 7 (4.67%) Python
4 6 (4.00%) C#
5 5 (3.33%) C++
5 5 (3.33%) C
6 4 (2.67%) Perl
6 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.33%) PHP
8 2 (1.33%) Ruby
9 1 (0.67%) PHP5
9 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (11.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.00%) PMP
2 9 (6.00%) PMI Certification
2 9 (6.00%) MCTS
2 9 (6.00%) MCITP
3 8 (5.33%) MCSE
4 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (4.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.33%) CISSP
7 4 (2.67%) HND
7 4 (2.67%) CCNA
7 4 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.67%) CCENT
7 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.00%) APMP
9 2 (1.33%) MCPD
9 2 (1.33%) CAPM
9 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.00%) QA
5 1 (0.67%) CDISC
5 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.67%) WSUS
2 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (24.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.33%) Oracle
3 9 (6.00%) SAP
4 5 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.33%) IBM
4 5 (3.33%) Nokia
5 4 (2.67%) Cisco
5 4 (2.67%) ESRI
5 4 (2.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (2.00%) Primavera
7 2 (1.33%) F5
7 2 (1.33%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.33%) Adobe
7 2 (1.33%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.33%) Siemens
8 1 (0.67%) Lotus
8 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.67%) Remedy
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