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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 13 9 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs citing Degree 74 122 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.06% 11.22% 5.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.60% 33.89% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 74 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £410 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +60.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £14.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+120.33% -50.83%
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
250 360 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.60% 33.12% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 166 108
Average daily rate £400 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 2
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.92 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.41% +7.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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 1 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 1 October 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 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 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (24.38%) Computer Science
3 38 (23.75%) Project Management
4 37 (23.13%) Telecoms
5 31 (19.38%) Windows
6 30 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 29 (18.13%) ITIL
8 26 (16.25%) MS Office
9 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (12.50%) Internet
10 20 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 20 (12.50%) Finance
10 20 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 20 (12.50%) Marketing
11 18 (11.25%) Service Management
11 18 (11.25%) Workflow
11 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (10.63%) 3G
13 16 (10.00%) SQL
13 16 (10.00%) .NET
13 16 (10.00%) Oracle
14 15 (9.38%) Active Directory
15 13 (8.13%) GIS
15 13 (8.13%) Firewall
15 13 (8.13%) SLA
15 13 (8.13%) Java
15 13 (8.13%) JavaScript
16 12 (7.50%) DNS
16 12 (7.50%) Service Delivery
16 12 (7.50%) Management Information System

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (6.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.63%) IIS
3 7 (4.38%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.75%) CMS
5 4 (2.50%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.50%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.88%) Lync
7 2 (1.25%) Apache
7 2 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.63%) Drupal
8 1 (0.63%) WordPress
8 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.63%) SAS
8 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 26 (16.25%) MS Office
3 20 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (6.88%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.63%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.50%) Internet
2 17 (10.63%) 3G
3 13 (8.13%) Firewall
4 12 (7.50%) DNS
5 11 (6.88%) LTE
6 10 (6.25%) VPN
7 8 (5.00%) WAN
8 7 (4.38%) LAN
8 7 (4.38%) HTTP
9 6 (3.75%) DHCP
10 5 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (3.13%) VoIP
10 5 (3.13%) Broadband
11 4 (2.50%) Wireless
11 4 (2.50%) ATM
11 4 (2.50%) SSL
12 3 (1.88%) SSH
12 3 (1.88%) DMZ
12 3 (1.88%) UMTS
12 3 (1.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.75%) Data Mining
3 5 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (2.50%) MySQL
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.25%) Firebird
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) QlikView
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (1.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) Moq
3 1 (0.63%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 37 (23.13%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.50%) Finance
2 20 (12.50%) Marketing
3 6 (3.75%) Billing
4 5 (3.13%) Legal
5 4 (2.50%) Retail
6 3 (1.88%) Danish Language
6 3 (1.88%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.88%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.88%) Japanese Language
6 3 (1.88%) Korean Language
6 3 (1.88%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.88%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.88%) Swedish Language
7 2 (1.25%) Publishing
7 2 (1.25%) Games
7 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.63%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (11.88%) Architect
2 18 (11.25%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.63%) Analyst
4 16 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 13 (8.13%) Developer
7 8 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 8 (5.00%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.38%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.75%) Administrator
9 6 (3.75%) Graduate
9 6 (3.75%) Senior Architect
9 6 (3.75%) BSS Architect
10 5 (3.13%) Escalation Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.13%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.13%) Junior
10 5 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.00%) .NET
2 10 (6.25%) HTML
3 7 (4.38%) CSS
4 5 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.50%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.50%) Web Services
5 4 (2.50%) XML
5 4 (2.50%) ArcObjects
5 4 (2.50%) Spring
6 3 (1.88%) WebCenter
6 3 (1.88%) HTML5
6 3 (1.88%) WCF
6 3 (1.88%) Middleware
6 3 (1.88%) JSP
6 3 (1.88%) ATL
7 2 (1.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.25%) Ajax
7 2 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (24.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.13%) GIS
4 12 (7.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.13%) Social Media
6 5 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.13%) Physics
6 5 (3.13%) Replication
7 4 (2.50%) Statistics
8 3 (1.88%) W3C
9 2 (1.25%) Clustering
9 2 (1.25%) NHS
9 2 (1.25%) Blog
9 2 (1.25%) PKI
9 2 (1.25%) DataPower
9 2 (1.25%) User Experience
9 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.25%) Xbox
10 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.38%) Windows
2 11 (6.88%) Linux
3 8 (5.00%) UNIX
4 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.75%) Project Management
2 29 (18.13%) ITIL
3 20 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 18 (11.25%) Service Management
4 18 (11.25%) Workflow
5 12 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 12 (7.50%) Data Management
6 10 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
6 10 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 9 (5.63%) Time Management
7 9 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.00%) Validation
8 8 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.38%) Analytics
9 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.75%) SOA
10 6 (3.75%) ETL
10 6 (3.75%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.75%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.00%) SQL
2 13 (8.13%) Java
2 13 (8.13%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.38%) C#
4 6 (3.75%) C++
4 6 (3.75%) C
4 6 (3.75%) Python
5 4 (2.50%) Perl
5 4 (2.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.25%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.25%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) Ruby
8 1 (0.63%) PHP5
8 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.63%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) XAML
8 1 (0.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (13.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (6.25%) MCSE
2 10 (6.25%) MCTS
3 9 (5.63%) MCITP
3 9 (5.63%) PMP
3 9 (5.63%) PMI Certification
3 9 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.38%) CCNA
5 6 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.13%) CISSP
6 5 (3.13%) HND
7 3 (1.88%) APMP
7 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.88%) CCENT
7 3 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.88%) MCSD
7 3 (1.88%) MCSA
8 2 (1.25%) CISM
8 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.13%) SLA
2 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.25%) QA
4 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) CDISC
System Software
1 15 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.50%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.88%) KVM
3 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (1.88%) WMI
2 2 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.00%) Oracle
3 10 (6.25%) SAP
4 6 (3.75%) Cisco
5 5 (3.13%) Nokia
5 5 (3.13%) IBM
5 5 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 4 (2.50%) ESRI
7 3 (1.88%) Citrix
7 3 (1.88%) Adobe
7 3 (1.88%) Primavera
7 3 (1.88%) VMware
8 2 (1.25%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.25%) Siemens
8 2 (1.25%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.25%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.25%) F5
8 2 (1.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (0.63%) AlgoSec
9 1 (0.63%) Tufin
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