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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 10 16 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Degree 82 85 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.50% 8.38% 5.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.60% 27.24% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £262
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +24.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £129 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £25.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.74%
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
277 312 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.10% 30.77% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 135 108
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 0
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.55 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 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 27 August 2014.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (26.44%) Project Management
2 45 (25.86%) Computer Science
3 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 41 (23.56%) Telecoms
5 32 (18.39%) Windows
6 30 (17.24%) MS Excel
7 29 (16.67%) Marketing
8 28 (16.09%) ITIL
9 26 (14.94%) MS Office
10 24 (13.79%) Finance
11 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 21 (12.07%) Service Management
12 21 (12.07%) SQL
13 20 (11.49%) Internet
14 18 (10.34%) Workflow
14 18 (10.34%) 3G
15 17 (9.77%) .NET
15 17 (9.77%) Oracle
15 17 (9.77%) PRINCE2
15 17 (9.77%) MS PowerPoint
16 15 (8.62%) Management Information System
16 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
17 14 (8.05%) Firewall
18 13 (7.47%) GIS
18 13 (7.47%) Service Delivery
18 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
18 13 (7.47%) Time Management
18 13 (7.47%) LTE
19 12 (6.90%) Data Management
19 12 (6.90%) Data Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (7.47%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.17%) IIS
3 8 (4.60%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.02%) CMS
5 4 (2.30%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (2.30%) ArcGIS
5 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.72%) Lync
7 2 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.94%) MS Office
3 17 (9.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.30%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.57%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.72%) Maximo
3 1 (0.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (0.57%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.57%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.15%) Office 365
2 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.49%) Internet
2 18 (10.34%) 3G
3 14 (8.05%) Firewall
4 13 (7.47%) LTE
5 12 (6.90%) DNS
6 11 (6.32%) VPN
7 9 (5.17%) WAN
7 9 (5.17%) VoIP
8 8 (4.60%) LAN
9 7 (4.02%) HTTP
9 7 (4.02%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (3.45%) DHCP
11 4 (2.30%) ATM
11 4 (2.30%) Broadband
11 4 (2.30%) SSL
11 4 (2.30%) Wireless
12 3 (1.72%) IPsec
12 3 (1.72%) DMZ
12 3 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.72%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.60%) Data Mining
3 5 (2.87%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.72%) Firebird
5 3 (1.72%) MySQL
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.57%) Moq
3 1 (0.57%) MSI
3 1 (0.57%) Fiddler
General
1 41 (23.56%) Telecoms
2 29 (16.67%) Marketing
3 24 (13.79%) Finance
4 6 (3.45%) Publishing
4 6 (3.45%) Games
5 5 (2.87%) Billing
6 4 (2.30%) Retail
6 4 (2.30%) Legal
7 3 (1.72%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.72%) Danish Language
7 3 (1.72%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.72%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.72%) Japanese Language
7 3 (1.72%) Korean Language
7 3 (1.72%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.72%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.72%) Swedish Language
8 2 (1.15%) Front Office
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (12.64%) Architect
2 21 (12.07%) Analyst
3 20 (11.49%) Support Engineer
4 17 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (6.32%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.32%) Developer
6 9 (5.17%) BSS Architect
7 8 (4.60%) Coordinator
7 8 (4.60%) Technical Project Manager
7 8 (4.60%) Technical Manager
8 7 (4.02%) Graduate
8 7 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (4.02%) Senior Architect
9 6 (3.45%) Administrator
10 5 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.87%) Business Analyst
10 5 (2.87%) Network Engineer
11 4 (2.30%) Consultant
11 4 (2.30%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.30%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.77%) .NET
2 9 (5.17%) HTML
3 6 (3.45%) CSS
3 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.87%) XML
5 4 (2.30%) Hibernate
5 4 (2.30%) Spring
5 4 (2.30%) ArcObjects
6 3 (1.72%) WCF
6 3 (1.72%) WebCenter
6 3 (1.72%) HTML5
6 3 (1.72%) Middleware
6 3 (1.72%) ATL
6 3 (1.72%) JSP
7 2 (1.15%) Web Services
7 2 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.15%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.15%) WPF
8 1 (0.57%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.57%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.86%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 13 (7.47%) GIS
4 9 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.02%) Mathematics
5 7 (4.02%) Physics
6 5 (2.87%) Social Media
7 4 (2.30%) Statistics
7 4 (2.30%) Xbox
8 3 (1.72%) Replication
8 3 (1.72%) Clustering
8 3 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.72%) W3C
8 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.15%) NHS
9 2 (1.15%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.15%) Handset
9 2 (1.15%) PKI
9 2 (1.15%) Blog
10 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.39%) Windows
2 10 (5.75%) Linux
3 8 (4.60%) UNIX
4 6 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.87%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.15%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.44%) Project Management
2 28 (16.09%) ITIL
3 21 (12.07%) Service Management
4 18 (10.34%) Workflow
5 17 (9.77%) PRINCE2
6 13 (7.47%) Service Delivery
6 13 (7.47%) Time Management
7 12 (6.90%) Data Management
7 12 (6.90%) Data Analysis
8 10 (5.75%) Business Analysis
8 10 (5.75%) Validation
8 10 (5.75%) Customer Engagement
8 10 (5.75%) Network Architecture
9 9 (5.17%) SOA
10 8 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.60%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.02%) Content Management
11 7 (4.02%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.07%) SQL
2 12 (6.90%) Java
3 11 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.60%) C#
5 6 (3.45%) C++
5 6 (3.45%) Python
5 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.87%) C
7 4 (2.30%) Perl
8 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.72%) VBA
9 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.57%) VBScript
10 1 (0.57%) VB
10 1 (0.57%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.57%) XAML
10 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.32%) MCSE
3 10 (5.75%) PMP
3 10 (5.75%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.75%) MCTS
4 9 (5.17%) MCITP
4 9 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.02%) CCNA
6 5 (2.87%) HND
6 5 (2.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.30%) CISSP
8 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.72%) MCSD
8 3 (1.72%) MCSA
8 3 (1.72%) APMP
8 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.15%) MCPD
9 2 (1.15%) CAPM
9 2 (1.15%) CCENT
9 2 (1.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.90%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.45%) QA
3 5 (2.87%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.30%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.72%) KVM
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.30%) WMI
2 3 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.57%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.77%) Oracle
3 10 (5.75%) SAP
4 7 (4.02%) Cisco
5 5 (2.87%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.87%) Nokia
6 4 (2.30%) ESRI
7 3 (1.72%) Alias
7 3 (1.72%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.72%) Primavera
7 3 (1.72%) VMware
7 3 (1.72%) Citrix
7 3 (1.72%) IBM
7 3 (1.72%) Adobe
8 2 (1.15%) Siemens
8 2 (1.15%) Apple
8 2 (1.15%) F5
8 2 (1.15%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.57%) Remedy
9 1 (0.57%) Autodesk
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Volt
Rate: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Reading, Berkshire
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