The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 2016 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 8 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.06% 7.77% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 48.65% 53.66% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 2
Median daily rate £300 £328 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +27.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £180 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £745 £271
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.82% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +1.56%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.67% 14.49% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 13
Median daily rate £365 £288 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +23.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £625 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Degree.

1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 7 (22.58%) QA
3 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Windows
4 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Wireless
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
5 4 (12.90%) HP
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.68%) V-Model
6 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Marketing
6 3 (9.68%) ZigBee
6 3 (9.68%) Smart Meter
6 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.68%) FinancialForce.com
6 3 (9.68%) 802.1X
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) B2B

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 4 (12.90%) Wireless
3 3 (9.68%) 802.15
3 3 (9.68%) IPv6
3 3 (9.68%) ZigBee
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) SNMP
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) VoIP
4 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) DSLAM
5 1 (3.23%) LTE
5 1 (3.23%) RS-232
5 1 (3.23%) RS-485
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Junior
2 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Junior Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) 802.1X
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) Apache Flex
2 2 (6.45%) J2EE
2 2 (6.45%) Visualforce
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Smart Meter
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Fintech
4 2 (6.45%) PMI
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.23%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.23%) iSeries
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
2 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.68%) B2B
3 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.68%) Security Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) V-Model
3 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.45%) SEO
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
4 2 (6.45%) Validation
4 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCDA
1 2 (6.45%) CCNA
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) ISEB
1 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) HNC
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PhD
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 2 (6.45%) HIPAA
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco
4 2 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Arqiva
5 1 (3.23%) Huawei
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) NetCracker
5 1 (3.23%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (3.23%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) Telindus
5 1 (3.23%) Tellabs
5 1 (3.23%) Virgin Media
5 1 (3.23%) ZTE