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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 14 11 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +24
Contract jobs citing Degree 72 126 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.95% 11.28% 4.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.37% 36.00% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 78 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +49.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £318 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £398
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 £30.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -22.95%
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
273 350 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.13% 31.33% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 172 81
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 £246
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 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 18 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 18 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 (28.76%) Project Management
1 44 (28.76%) Telecoms
2 39 (25.49%) ITIL
2 39 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.88%) Computer Science
4 29 (18.95%) MS Excel
5 28 (18.30%) MS Office
6 27 (17.65%) Service Management
7 24 (15.69%) Windows
8 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2
9 20 (13.07%) Finance
10 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (11.76%) Internet
12 17 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
13 16 (10.46%) MS PowerPoint
13 16 (10.46%) MCTS
13 16 (10.46%) MCITP
13 16 (10.46%) 3G
14 14 (9.15%) .NET
15 13 (8.50%) SQL
15 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
15 13 (8.50%) SQL Server
15 13 (8.50%) SAP
15 13 (8.50%) Service Delivery
16 12 (7.84%) Billing
16 12 (7.84%) DNS
17 11 (7.19%) Active Directory
17 11 (7.19%) MS Visio
17 11 (7.19%) LTE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (6.54%) IIS
2 8 (5.23%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.92%) CMS
3 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.61%) Lync
5 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.96%) GroupWise
5 3 (1.96%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.31%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Drupal
7 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 29 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 28 (18.30%) MS Office
3 16 (10.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (7.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.61%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.31%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.65%) MS Project
7 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.31%) Maximo
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.65%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.65%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.96%) SaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.76%) Internet
2 16 (10.46%) 3G
3 12 (7.84%) DNS
4 11 (7.19%) LTE
5 6 (3.92%) Wireless
5 6 (3.92%) Firewall
5 6 (3.92%) Broadband
5 6 (3.92%) DHCP
5 6 (3.92%) 4G
6 5 (3.27%) VoLTE
6 5 (3.27%) UMTS
7 4 (2.61%) GSM
8 3 (1.96%) IMAP
8 3 (1.96%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (1.96%) LAN
8 3 (1.96%) WAN
8 3 (1.96%) POP3
8 3 (1.96%) SMTP
8 3 (1.96%) DMZ
8 3 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.65%) QlikView
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.65%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Subversion
1 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.31%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.65%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) Firebug
2 1 (0.65%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.65%) Moq
2 1 (0.65%) MSI
General
1 44 (28.76%) Telecoms
2 20 (13.07%) Finance
3 12 (7.84%) Billing
4 10 (6.54%) Marketing
5 8 (5.23%) Legal
5 8 (5.23%) Retail
6 2 (1.31%) Back Office
6 2 (1.31%) Games
6 2 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.31%) Publishing
6 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.31%) Danish Language
6 2 (1.31%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.31%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.31%) Japanese Language
6 2 (1.31%) Korean Language
6 2 (1.31%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.31%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.31%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 17 (11.11%) Architect
3 15 (9.80%) Developer
4 12 (7.84%) Analyst
4 12 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 11 (7.19%) Field Engineer
6 7 (4.58%) Technical Project Manager
6 7 (4.58%) Technical Manager
7 6 (3.92%) Business Analyst
7 6 (3.92%) Graduate
8 5 (3.27%) Administrator
8 5 (3.27%) Consultant
8 5 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.27%) Test Engineer
9 4 (2.61%) Java Developer
9 4 (2.61%) .NET Developer
9 4 (2.61%) Junior Project Manager
9 4 (2.61%) Design Engineer
9 4 (2.61%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.15%) .NET
2 10 (6.54%) HTML
3 8 (5.23%) CSS
4 7 (4.58%) XML
5 6 (3.92%) .NET Framework
6 5 (3.27%) HTML5
6 5 (3.27%) Web Services
7 4 (2.61%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.61%) jQuery
7 4 (2.61%) Spring
8 2 (1.31%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.31%) JSP
8 2 (1.31%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.31%) REST
8 2 (1.31%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.31%) Ajax
9 1 (0.65%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.88%) Computer Science
2 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.58%) GIS
4 6 (3.92%) Replication
5 5 (3.27%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.27%) Physics
6 4 (2.61%) Clustering
7 2 (1.31%) W3C
7 2 (1.31%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.31%) Blog
7 2 (1.31%) DataPower
8 1 (0.65%) PKI
8 1 (0.65%) Statistics
8 1 (0.65%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) RMADS
8 1 (0.65%) Life Science
8 1 (0.65%) New Media
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.69%) Windows
2 9 (5.88%) Linux
3 6 (3.92%) UNIX
4 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) zOS
5 1 (0.65%) AIX
5 1 (0.65%) Solaris
5 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.76%) Project Management
2 39 (25.49%) ITIL
3 27 (17.65%) Service Management
4 20 (13.07%) PRINCE2
5 17 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (8.50%) Service Delivery
7 11 (7.19%) Time Management
8 10 (6.54%) Validation
9 9 (5.88%) TOGAF
10 8 (5.23%) Workflow
11 7 (4.58%) Network Architecture
11 7 (4.58%) MVC
11 7 (4.58%) Data Management
11 7 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (3.92%) Scrum
12 6 (3.92%) Change Management
12 6 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.92%) CRM
12 6 (3.92%) OO
12 6 (3.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.50%) SQL
1 13 (8.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (6.54%) Java
3 8 (5.23%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.58%) C#
5 4 (2.61%) C
5 4 (2.61%) VBScript
5 4 (2.61%) Python
6 3 (1.96%) C++
6 3 (1.96%) Perl
7 2 (1.31%) PHP
7 2 (1.31%) Ruby
8 1 (0.65%) PHP5
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.65%) VBA
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.65%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (10.46%) MCTS
2 16 (10.46%) MCITP
3 10 (6.54%) MCSE
4 9 (5.88%) PMP
4 9 (5.88%) PMI Certification
5 8 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.61%) CCNA
7 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.61%) CCENT
8 3 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.31%) HND
9 2 (1.31%) CISSP
9 2 (1.31%) CAPM
10 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.65%) MCPD
10 1 (0.65%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.54%) SLA
2 6 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.27%) QA
3 5 (3.27%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.65%) CDISC
4 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) SCSM
1 4 (2.61%) SCOM
1 4 (2.61%) WMI
2 3 (1.96%) MOM
3 1 (0.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.50%) SAP
3 8 (5.23%) Oracle
4 7 (4.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (2.61%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.61%) IBM
6 3 (1.96%) Nokia
6 3 (1.96%) Novell
6 3 (1.96%) Lotus
6 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.31%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.31%) ESRI
7 2 (1.31%) Primavera
7 2 (1.31%) Siemens
7 2 (1.31%) Nortel
7 2 (1.31%) HP
7 2 (1.31%) Cisco
7 2 (1.31%) Adobe
7 2 (1.31%) Huawei
8 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
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