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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 26 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.07% 8.81% 8.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.75% 40.35% 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 11
Average daily rate
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£515 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.07% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £44.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.53 £28.13
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +19.20%
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
61 57 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 20.82% 21.84% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 28
Average daily rate £300 £330 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -20.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £210 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £44.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.55% +134.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015, 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 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
4 6 (19.35%) GIS
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 5 (16.13%) Mapinfo
5 5 (16.13%) 3G
5 5 (16.13%) ArcGIS
5 5 (16.13%) MATLAB
5 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.13%) Validation
5 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
5 5 (16.13%) LTE
5 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (16.13%) 4G
6 4 (12.90%) UMTS
6 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Finance
6 4 (12.90%) ISEB
7 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
7 3 (9.68%) EPoS
7 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (9.68%) Wireless
7 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) MS Office
7 3 (9.68%) Siebel

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 5 (16.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) RoboHelp
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) 3G
1 5 (16.13%) LTE
1 5 (16.13%) 4G
2 4 (12.90%) UMTS
3 3 (9.68%) Wireless
4 2 (6.45%) WiMAX
4 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) GSM
4 2 (6.45%) IPv6
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) GPRS
5 1 (3.23%) 802.15
5 1 (3.23%) DWDM
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) PBX
5 1 (3.23%) SDH
5 1 (3.23%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
General
1 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Publishing
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.23%) French Language
5 1 (3.23%) German Language
5 1 (3.23%) Local Government
5 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Data Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Writer
6 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Author
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) GIS
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) EPoS
5 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.45%) Handset
5 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (3.23%) Statistics
6 1 (3.23%) Informatics
6 1 (3.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (19.35%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Validation
3 5 (16.13%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Analytics
4 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Coaching
4 2 (6.45%) Network Design
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) MATLAB
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) C++
4 1 (3.23%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (3.23%) ACCA
3 1 (3.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Mapinfo
3 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.68%) Siebel
3 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
4 2 (6.45%) Nokia
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Aprimo
4 2 (6.45%) Eloqua
4 2 (6.45%) Marketo
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.23%) Cramer
5 1 (3.23%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) ComArch
5 1 (3.23%) Siemens