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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 17 11 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Contract jobs citing Degree 71 120 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.78% 10.76% 4.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.59% 35.19% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 73 18
Average daily rate
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£394 £425 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +48.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £326 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £15.63 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £23.75 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+32.37% -24.00%
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
267 341 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.24% 30.58% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 166 80
Average daily rate £375 £400 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £235 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

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 22 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 44 (29.33%) Project Management
1 44 (29.33%) Telecoms
2 41 (27.33%) ITIL
3 38 (25.33%) Microsoft
4 33 (22.00%) Computer Science
5 29 (19.33%) MS Excel
5 29 (19.33%) Service Management
6 28 (18.67%) MS Office
7 24 (16.00%) Windows
8 23 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 19 (12.67%) Finance
10 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (12.00%) MCTS
11 18 (12.00%) MCITP
11 18 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
12 17 (11.33%) Internet
13 16 (10.67%) 3G
13 16 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
14 14 (9.33%) SQL
14 14 (9.33%) .NET
15 13 (8.67%) SQL Server
15 13 (8.67%) DNS
15 13 (8.67%) Service Delivery
16 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
16 12 (8.00%) SAP
16 12 (8.00%) Active Directory
17 11 (7.33%) MS Visio
17 11 (7.33%) Billing
17 11 (7.33%) Time Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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%) IIS
2 9 (6.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.00%) CMS
4 5 (3.33%) Lync
5 4 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.00%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.00%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.33%) Apache
7 2 (1.33%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.67%) Drupal
8 1 (0.67%) WordPress
8 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 29 (19.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (18.67%) MS Office
3 16 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (7.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.67%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.67%) Simulink
7 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.67%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.00%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.33%) Internet
2 16 (10.67%) 3G
3 13 (8.67%) DNS
4 11 (7.33%) LTE
5 6 (4.00%) 4G
5 6 (4.00%) DHCP
5 6 (4.00%) Broadband
5 6 (4.00%) Firewall
5 6 (4.00%) Wireless
6 5 (3.33%) UMTS
6 5 (3.33%) VoLTE
7 4 (2.67%) GSM
8 3 (2.00%) LAN
8 3 (2.00%) WAN
8 3 (2.00%) POP3
8 3 (2.00%) SMTP
8 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.00%) IMAP
8 3 (2.00%) SAN
8 3 (2.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.67%) QlikView
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.67%) DB2
3 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA
3 1 (0.67%) Firebug
3 1 (0.67%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.67%) Moq
3 1 (0.67%) MSI
General
1 44 (29.33%) Telecoms
2 19 (12.67%) Finance
3 11 (7.33%) Billing
4 10 (6.67%) Marketing
5 8 (5.33%) Legal
5 8 (5.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.33%) Publishing
6 2 (1.33%) Games
6 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.33%) Back Office
6 2 (1.33%) Danish Language
6 2 (1.33%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.33%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.33%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.33%) Korean Language
6 2 (1.33%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.33%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.33%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (12.00%) Project Manager
2 17 (11.33%) Architect
3 14 (9.33%) Developer
4 13 (8.67%) Field Engineer
5 12 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.33%) Analyst
7 7 (4.67%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (4.67%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.00%) Graduate
9 5 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Administrator
9 5 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Test Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) .NET Developer
10 4 (2.67%) Systems Architect
10 4 (2.67%) Business Architect
10 4 (2.67%) Junior Project Manager
10 4 (2.67%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.33%) .NET
2 9 (6.00%) HTML
3 7 (4.67%) CSS
3 7 (4.67%) XML
4 6 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (3.33%) HTML5
5 5 (3.33%) Web Services
6 4 (2.67%) jQuery
7 3 (2.00%) Spring
7 3 (2.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.33%) JSP
8 2 (1.33%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.33%) Ajax
8 2 (1.33%) REST
8 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.33%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.67%) CSS3
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.00%) Replication
4 6 (4.00%) GIS
5 4 (2.67%) Clustering
5 4 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.67%) Physics
6 2 (1.33%) Blog
6 2 (1.33%) DataPower
6 2 (1.33%) PKI
6 2 (1.33%) W3C
6 2 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.67%) New Media
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (16.00%) Windows
2 8 (5.33%) Linux
3 5 (3.33%) UNIX
4 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) zOS
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.67%) Debian
5 1 (0.67%) AIX
5 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.33%) Project Management
2 41 (27.33%) ITIL
3 29 (19.33%) Service Management
4 20 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 18 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (8.67%) Service Delivery
7 11 (7.33%) Time Management
8 9 (6.00%) Validation
9 8 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.33%) TOGAF
10 7 (4.67%) Scrum
10 7 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.67%) MVC
10 7 (4.67%) Workflow
10 7 (4.67%) Network Architecture
11 6 (4.00%) Change Control
11 6 (4.00%) Change Management
11 6 (4.00%) OO
11 6 (4.00%) CRM
11 6 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.33%) SQL
2 12 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.00%) Java
4 8 (5.33%) C#
4 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.67%) C
5 4 (2.67%) VBScript
5 4 (2.67%) Python
6 3 (2.00%) C++
6 3 (2.00%) Perl
7 2 (1.33%) PHP
7 2 (1.33%) Ruby
8 1 (0.67%) PHP5
8 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.67%) XAML
8 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.67%) VBA
8 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (12.00%) MCTS
2 18 (12.00%) MCITP
3 9 (6.00%) PMP
3 9 (6.00%) PMI Certification
3 9 (6.00%) MCSE
4 8 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (5.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.67%) CCNA
6 4 (2.67%) CCENT
6 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.33%) CAPM
8 2 (1.33%) HND
8 2 (1.33%) CISSP
9 1 (0.67%) ISEB
9 1 (0.67%) CCNP
9 1 (0.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) SLA
2 6 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.33%) QA
3 5 (3.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.67%) CDISC
4 1 (0.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) WMI
1 4 (2.67%) SCOM
1 4 (2.67%) SCSM
2 3 (2.00%) MOM
3 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.00%) SAP
3 7 (4.67%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (2.67%) Ericsson
4 4 (2.67%) Lotus
5 3 (2.00%) Nokia
5 3 (2.00%) Novell
5 3 (2.00%) Cisco
5 3 (2.00%) IBM
5 3 (2.00%) Nortel
6 2 (1.33%) Avaya
6 2 (1.33%) Adobe
6 2 (1.33%) HP
6 2 (1.33%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.33%) Siemens
6 2 (1.33%) ESRI
6 2 (1.33%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.33%) Huawei
7 1 (0.67%) Zend
Reading
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