The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 81 46 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.10% 4.73% 5.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.42% 18.33% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £109 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -27.14%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 251 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.02% 25.80% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 111 121
Average daily rate £400 £405 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +10.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Degree
Berkshire

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 50 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 47 (26.26%) Computer Science
3 43 (24.02%) Telecoms
4 42 (23.46%) Project Management
5 34 (18.99%) MS Excel
6 33 (18.44%) Marketing
7 31 (17.32%) Windows
8 29 (16.20%) ITIL
8 29 (16.20%) Finance
9 25 (13.97%) MS Office
10 22 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (12.29%) Service Management
11 21 (11.73%) SQL
12 20 (11.17%) Oracle
13 19 (10.61%) Workflow
14 18 (10.06%) MS PowerPoint
15 15 (8.38%) .NET
16 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
16 14 (7.82%) SharePoint
16 14 (7.82%) Active Directory
16 14 (7.82%) 3G
17 13 (7.26%) Management Information System
17 13 (7.26%) Internet
17 13 (7.26%) SAP
17 13 (7.26%) Business Analysis
18 12 (6.70%) MCTS
18 12 (6.70%) LTE
18 12 (6.70%) IIS
18 12 (6.70%) PRINCE2
19 11 (6.15%) MCSE

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (7.82%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.70%) IIS
3 7 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.91%) CMS
4 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.23%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.68%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.68%) Lync
6 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.12%) Live Communications Server
7 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.56%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.97%) MS Office
3 18 (10.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.23%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.56%) Simulink
5 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.68%) Maximo
4 1 (0.56%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.56%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.56%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.12%) Office 365
2 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.82%) 3G
2 13 (7.26%) Internet
3 12 (6.70%) LTE
4 11 (6.15%) Firewall
4 11 (6.15%) VPN
4 11 (6.15%) DNS
5 8 (4.47%) VoIP
6 7 (3.91%) WAN
7 6 (3.35%) LAN
7 6 (3.35%) HTTP
7 6 (3.35%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (2.79%) DHCP
9 4 (2.23%) ATM
10 3 (1.68%) SSH
10 3 (1.68%) SSL
11 2 (1.12%) IPsec
11 2 (1.12%) WiMAX
11 2 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.12%) RTP
11 2 (1.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.91%) Data Mining
3 6 (3.35%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.68%) Firebird
6 3 (1.68%) MySQL
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.56%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) DB2
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.56%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.68%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.56%) ERwin
3 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 43 (24.02%) Telecoms
2 33 (18.44%) Marketing
3 29 (16.20%) Finance
4 8 (4.47%) Games
5 6 (3.35%) Legal
5 6 (3.35%) Publishing
6 5 (2.79%) Retail
7 4 (2.23%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.68%) Danish Language
8 3 (1.68%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.68%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.68%) Japanese Language
8 3 (1.68%) Korean Language
8 3 (1.68%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (1.68%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.68%) Swedish Language
8 3 (1.68%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.68%) Billing
9 2 (1.12%) Front Office
10 1 (0.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (14.53%) Analyst
2 20 (11.17%) Architect
3 19 (10.61%) Support Engineer
4 15 (8.38%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (5.59%) Coordinator
5 10 (5.59%) BSS Architect
6 9 (5.03%) Developer
7 8 (4.47%) Consultant
7 8 (4.47%) Graduate
7 8 (4.47%) Project Manager
8 7 (3.91%) Incident Manager
9 6 (3.35%) Business Analyst
10 5 (2.79%) Junior
10 5 (2.79%) Technical Project Manager
10 5 (2.79%) Administrator
10 5 (2.79%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.79%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (2.79%) Technical Manager
10 5 (2.79%) Designer
10 5 (2.79%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.38%) .NET
2 8 (4.47%) XML
3 7 (3.91%) HTML
4 6 (3.35%) WCF
5 5 (2.79%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.23%) XSD
6 4 (2.23%) CSS
6 4 (2.23%) Hibernate
6 4 (2.23%) Spring
7 3 (1.68%) JSP
7 3 (1.68%) Middleware
7 3 (1.68%) ATL
7 3 (1.68%) ArcObjects
7 3 (1.68%) WebCenter
8 2 (1.12%) WPF
8 2 (1.12%) jQuery
9 1 (0.56%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.56%) HTML5
9 1 (0.56%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.26%) Computer Science
2 13 (7.26%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.15%) GIS
4 10 (5.59%) Physics
4 10 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.47%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.35%) Replication
7 5 (2.79%) Social Media
8 4 (2.23%) Xbox
8 4 (2.23%) PKI
8 4 (2.23%) Statistics
9 3 (1.68%) Clustering
9 3 (1.68%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.68%) W3C
10 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.12%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.12%) Handset
11 1 (0.56%) NHS
11 1 (0.56%) Firmware
11 1 (0.56%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.32%) Windows
2 10 (5.59%) Linux
2 10 (5.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (5.59%) UNIX
3 5 (2.79%) Windows 8
3 5 (2.79%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.12%) Android
5 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.56%) AIX
6 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.46%) Project Management
2 29 (16.20%) ITIL
3 22 (12.29%) Service Management
4 19 (10.61%) Workflow
5 13 (7.26%) Business Analysis
6 12 (6.70%) PRINCE2
7 11 (6.15%) Data Management
7 11 (6.15%) Data Analysis
8 10 (5.59%) Incident Management
8 10 (5.59%) Validation
8 10 (5.59%) SOA
8 10 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.03%) Time Management
9 9 (5.03%) Network Architecture
9 9 (5.03%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (5.03%) Analytics
10 8 (4.47%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (4.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (3.91%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.91%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.73%) SQL
2 10 (5.59%) Java
3 9 (5.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.47%) C
5 7 (3.91%) C#
5 7 (3.91%) C++
6 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.23%) Python
6 4 (2.23%) Perl
6 4 (2.23%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.68%) VBA
8 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.56%) VBScript
9 1 (0.56%) VB
9 1 (0.56%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.56%) XAML
9 1 (0.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 22 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.70%) MCTS
3 11 (6.15%) MCSE
4 8 (4.47%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.47%) MCITP
5 7 (3.91%) PMP
5 7 (3.91%) PMI Certification
5 7 (3.91%) HND
6 6 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.79%) MCSD
7 5 (2.79%) CCNA
8 4 (2.23%) HNC
8 4 (2.23%) CISSP
9 3 (1.68%) MCSA
9 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.12%) APMP
10 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.12%) MCPD
10 2 (1.12%) CAPM
10 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.15%) SLA
2 6 (3.35%) QA
3 3 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.12%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (7.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.23%) Terminal Services
3 3 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.68%) KVM
4 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.23%) WMI
2 3 (1.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.56%) WSUS
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) SCOM
3 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 50 (27.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.17%) Oracle
3 13 (7.26%) SAP
4 9 (5.03%) Cisco
5 8 (4.47%) Remedy
6 5 (2.79%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.23%) IBM
7 4 (2.23%) Citrix
7 4 (2.23%) Nokia
7 4 (2.23%) Alias
8 3 (1.68%) VMware
8 3 (1.68%) Nortel
8 3 (1.68%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.68%) Primavera
8 3 (1.68%) ESRI
8 3 (1.68%) BMC
8 3 (1.68%) Adobe
9 2 (1.12%) Avaya
9 2 (1.12%) Lotus
9 2 (1.12%) Apple
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