The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 29 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 Slough 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 12 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Degree 22 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.63% 9.79% 4.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 42.59% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 3
Average daily rate
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£340 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -26.08%
Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 54 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.57% 22.98% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 23
Average daily rate £325 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £498 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £44.50 £19.00 £200.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.21% -90.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Degree
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Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Degree across the Slough region.

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Slough region.

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
3 8 (25.81%) 3GPP
3 8 (25.81%) LTE
3 8 (25.81%) 4G
4 6 (19.35%) Electronics
4 6 (19.35%) GPRS
4 6 (19.35%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
5 5 (16.13%) Information Management
5 5 (16.13%) Resource Management
5 5 (16.13%) GSM
5 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 5 (16.13%) .NET
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.90%) Wireless
6 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Oracle
6 4 (12.90%) UMTS
6 4 (12.90%) WCDMA
6 4 (12.90%) Physics
6 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
6 4 (12.90%) Banking
6 4 (12.90%) VoLTE
7 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) 3GPP
1 8 (25.81%) LTE
1 8 (25.81%) 4G
2 6 (19.35%) GPRS
3 5 (16.13%) GSM
4 4 (12.90%) UMTS
4 4 (12.90%) WCDMA
4 4 (12.90%) VoLTE
4 4 (12.90%) Wireless
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) 3G
6 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) HSPA
6 2 (6.45%) 2G
7 1 (3.23%) WiMAX
7 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.23%) Nortel Alteon
7 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.23%) ZigBee
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Electronics
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) ETL Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) WAP
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Physics
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.45%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Handset
5 1 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) HPUX
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.13%) Information Management
3 5 (16.13%) Resource Management
3 5 (16.13%) Change Management
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) B2B
6 2 (6.45%) B2C
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Assembly Language
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.23%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCNA
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) CCSA
3 1 (3.23%) CCVP
3 1 (3.23%) CCSE
3 1 (3.23%) MCTS
3 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (3.23%) IIBA
3 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) CCSP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) BS25999
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) OpenView
1 1 (3.23%) Netcool
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (6.45%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Cognos
4 1 (3.23%) Nortel
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Radware
4 1 (3.23%) Metastorm
4 1 (3.23%) Minitab
4 1 (3.23%) Agilent
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