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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 15 19 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing Degree 72 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.53% 7.83% 4.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.24% 30.71% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.17% -27.69%
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
255 254 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.21% 25.50% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 104 60
Average daily rate £375 £388 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -62.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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 45 (32.14%) ITIL
2 43 (30.71%) Telecoms
3 41 (29.29%) Microsoft
4 36 (25.71%) Project Management
5 34 (24.29%) Service Management
6 31 (22.14%) Windows
7 29 (20.71%) MS Excel
8 28 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 25 (17.86%) MCTS
9 25 (17.86%) MCITP
9 25 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
10 24 (17.14%) MS Office
11 22 (15.71%) Finance
11 22 (15.71%) Computer Science
12 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (12.14%) DNS
14 16 (11.43%) Active Directory
15 15 (10.71%) IIS
15 15 (10.71%) SAP
15 15 (10.71%) PRINCE2
16 14 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (9.29%) 3G
17 13 (9.29%) SQL
17 13 (9.29%) .NET
18 12 (8.57%) SQL Server
19 11 (7.86%) Internet
19 11 (7.86%) Service Delivery
20 10 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
20 10 (7.14%) MS Exchange
21 9 (6.43%) JavaScript

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 15 (10.71%) IIS
2 10 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.29%) IBM Notes
3 6 (4.29%) GroupWise
4 4 (2.86%) CMS
4 4 (2.86%) Apache
4 4 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.86%) Lync
5 3 (2.14%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.14%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (2.14%) iPlanet
5 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.14%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.14%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.43%) Live Communications Server
6 2 (1.43%) SAS
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 29 (20.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (17.14%) MS Office
3 14 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.71%) MS Project
6 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.71%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.14%) DNS
2 13 (9.29%) 3G
3 11 (7.86%) Internet
4 9 (6.43%) LTE
5 7 (5.00%) Wireless
5 7 (5.00%) DHCP
6 6 (4.29%) POP3
6 6 (4.29%) SMTP
6 6 (4.29%) IMAP
6 6 (4.29%) SAN
6 6 (4.29%) 4G
7 5 (3.57%) VoLTE
8 4 (2.86%) Firewall
8 4 (2.86%) GSM
8 4 (2.86%) Broadband
8 4 (2.86%) UMTS
9 3 (2.14%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (1.43%) 2G
10 2 (1.43%) WiMAX
10 2 (1.43%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.71%) MySQL
3 1 (0.71%) DB2
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.71%) QlikView
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.43%) Subversion
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) Firebug
3 1 (0.71%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) Moq
3 1 (0.71%) MSI
General
1 43 (30.71%) Telecoms
2 22 (15.71%) Finance
3 9 (6.43%) Billing
4 8 (5.71%) Retail
4 8 (5.71%) Legal
5 6 (4.29%) Marketing
6 2 (1.43%) Back Office
6 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.43%) Publishing
6 2 (1.43%) Games
6 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 14 (10.00%) Architect
3 13 (9.29%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.86%) Analyst
4 11 (7.86%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.14%) Administrator
5 10 (7.14%) Developer
6 9 (6.43%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.00%) Design Engineer
8 5 (3.57%) Business Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Development Manager
9 4 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (2.86%) Consultant
9 4 (2.86%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.86%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.86%) Project Administrator
9 4 (2.86%) Systems Architect
9 4 (2.86%) Business Architect
9 4 (2.86%) Exchange Engineer
10 3 (2.14%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.29%) .NET
2 7 (5.00%) HTML
2 7 (5.00%) Web Services
2 7 (5.00%) CSS
3 6 (4.29%) XML
3 6 (4.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.57%) HTML5
5 4 (2.86%) jQuery
6 3 (2.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.43%) SAP Basis
7 2 (1.43%) Ajax
7 2 (1.43%) REST
7 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.71%) CSS3
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (0.71%) FastCGI
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.00%) Clustering
4 6 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.29%) Replication
5 3 (2.14%) GIS
6 2 (1.43%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.43%) PKI
6 2 (1.43%) DataPower
6 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.71%) New Media
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
7 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.71%) Social Media
7 1 (0.71%) Life Science
7 1 (0.71%) Blog
7 1 (0.71%) RMADS
7 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
7 1 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.14%) Windows
2 7 (5.00%) Linux
3 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.14%) zOS
4 3 (2.14%) AIX
4 3 (2.14%) Solaris
5 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.71%) Debian
6 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.14%) ITIL
2 36 (25.71%) Project Management
3 34 (24.29%) Service Management
4 25 (17.86%) Customer Engagement
5 15 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 11 (7.86%) Service Delivery
7 10 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (6.43%) Validation
9 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.00%) Scrum
10 7 (5.00%) TOGAF
10 7 (5.00%) MVC
10 7 (5.00%) Time Management
11 6 (4.29%) Business Development
11 6 (4.29%) OO
11 6 (4.29%) CRM
11 6 (4.29%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (3.57%) Change Management
12 5 (3.57%) Workflow
12 5 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.29%) SQL
2 9 (6.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 7 (5.00%) C#
4 7 (5.00%) Java
5 5 (3.57%) VBScript
6 3 (2.14%) Python
7 2 (1.43%) Ruby
7 2 (1.43%) C
7 2 (1.43%) C++
7 2 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.71%) Perl
8 1 (0.71%) PHP5
8 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.71%) VBA
8 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (17.86%) MCTS
2 25 (17.86%) MCITP
3 8 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.71%) MCSE
4 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.86%) HND
6 4 (2.86%) CCNA
6 4 (2.86%) CCENT
6 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.14%) PMP
7 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.43%) ISEB
8 2 (1.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.71%) CCNP
9 1 (0.71%) MCP
9 1 (0.71%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) SLA
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.71%) CDISC
4 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) WMI
1 5 (3.57%) SCOM
1 5 (3.57%) SCSM
2 4 (2.86%) MOM
3 2 (1.43%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (29.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.71%) SAP
3 7 (5.00%) Lotus
4 6 (4.29%) Novell
4 6 (4.29%) Oracle
4 6 (4.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (2.86%) Huawei
5 4 (2.86%) Ericsson
6 3 (2.14%) Nortel
6 3 (2.14%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.43%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.43%) Nokia
7 2 (1.43%) ESRI
7 2 (1.43%) HP
7 2 (1.43%) Cisco
7 2 (1.43%) IBM
7 2 (1.43%) Avaya
8 1 (0.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.71%) Informatica
8 1 (0.71%) Siemens
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