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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 14 21 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.64% 4.24% 8.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.75% 18.46% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 16
Median daily rate £413 £515 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.90% +37.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +21.21%
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
32 65 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 19.75% 22.97% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 37
Median daily rate £375 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £208 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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
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 30 August 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 8 (27.59%) Wireless
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (17.24%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (17.24%) LTE
4 5 (17.24%) 4G
4 5 (17.24%) F5
4 5 (17.24%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (17.24%) QA
4 5 (17.24%) Network Security
4 5 (17.24%) ZTE
4 5 (17.24%) Nokia Networks
4 5 (17.24%) Virgin Media
4 5 (17.24%) Arqiva
4 5 (17.24%) Telindus
4 5 (17.24%) Amdocs OSS
4 5 (17.24%) Tellabs
4 5 (17.24%) Cramer
4 5 (17.24%) NetCracker
4 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint

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 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (17.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Wireless
2 5 (17.24%) 2G
2 5 (17.24%) 3G
2 5 (17.24%) 4G
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) LTE
2 5 (17.24%) Network Security
2 5 (17.24%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (10.34%) SNMP
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
5 2 (6.90%) HSRP
5 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (17.24%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Junior
4 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.90%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Flex
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) Visualforce
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
3 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) VMS
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Dashboard Development
1 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
2 4 (13.79%) ERP
2 4 (13.79%) Validation
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) Server Building
3 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Release Management
4 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.90%) SOA
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) C++
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) HNC
2 3 (10.34%) CCDA
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.90%) PMP
4 1 (3.45%) ACCA
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 3 (10.34%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Citrix
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 5 (17.24%) Arqiva
2 5 (17.24%) BT
2 5 (17.24%) Cramer
2 5 (17.24%) Ericsson
2 5 (17.24%) F5
2 5 (17.24%) Huawei
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) NetCracker
2 5 (17.24%) Nokia
2 5 (17.24%) Nokia Networks
2 5 (17.24%) Nortel
2 5 (17.24%) Remedy
2 5 (17.24%) Siemens
2 5 (17.24%) Telindus
2 5 (17.24%) Tellabs
2 5 (17.24%) Virgin Media
2 5 (17.24%) ZTE