The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Degree
Rank 32 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Degree 507 417 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.68% 4.42% 5.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.15% 17.88% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 200 222
Median daily rate £400 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 27 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +77.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £49.70 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
Degree
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2516 2332 2487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.19% 24.75% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 1313 1226
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 124 101
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.55 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.01% +24.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.14 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Degree as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Degree
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Degree Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Degree
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +22 154 £375 -6.25% 59
Hampshire 0 92 £400 - 75
Surrey +21 90 £450 +28.57% 69
West Sussex +1 48 £343 +5.38% 17
Oxfordshire -1 39 £425 -7.60% 30
Kent +17 28 £435 +2.35% 11
Buckinghamshire -10 28 £475 +26.66% 25
East Sussex +24 17 £350 +33.33% 18
Middlesex -10 6 £400 -5.32% 4
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Degree.

1 281 (27.82%) Computer Science
2 202 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 201 (19.90%) Finance
4 195 (19.31%) Project Management
5 181 (17.92%) Microsoft
6 153 (15.15%) Windows
7 151 (14.95%) SQL
8 137 (13.56%) MS Excel
9 130 (12.87%) Linux
10 128 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
11 123 (12.18%) ITIL
12 122 (12.08%) Java
13 120 (11.88%) Telecoms
14 104 (10.30%) SQL Server
15 95 (9.41%) Web Services
16 92 (9.11%) Oracle
17 90 (8.91%) Security Cleared
18 88 (8.71%) C
19 84 (8.32%) .NET
20 82 (8.12%) SC Cleared
21 80 (7.92%) HTML
22 78 (7.72%) CSS
23 76 (7.52%) C#
23 76 (7.52%) DNS
23 76 (7.52%) Mathematics
23 76 (7.52%) Data Centre
24 75 (7.43%) Cisco
25 74 (7.33%) JavaScript
26 72 (7.13%) PRINCE2
27 69 (6.83%) XML

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 33 (3.27%) IIS
2 21 (2.08%) CMS
2 21 (2.08%) Confluence
2 21 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 20 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 17 (1.68%) Apache
5 15 (1.49%) JBoss
5 15 (1.49%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.19%) OpenStack
8 11 (1.09%) SAS
9 7 (0.69%) MS Exchange
10 6 (0.59%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.59%) nginx
11 4 (0.40%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.40%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.30%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 137 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 60 (5.94%) MS Office
3 44 (4.36%) MS Project
4 30 (2.97%) MS Visio
5 24 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.40%) SPSS
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) Simulink
9 2 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.20%) Weka
10 1 (0.099%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.099%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 10 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
1 10 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.59%) HFM
5 5 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
5 5 (0.50%) Cognos Planning
5 5 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
5 5 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.50%) SAP BPC
6 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.40%) Maximo
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.40%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 3 (0.30%) Aligne
7 3 (0.30%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.20%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 38 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (2.87%) Office 365
3 29 (2.87%) SaaS
4 6 (0.59%) Amazon Kinesis
5 5 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (0.40%) Boomi
6 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.40%) GitHub
6 4 (0.40%) IaaS
6 4 (0.40%) PaaS
6 4 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.30%) FinancialForce.com
7 3 (0.30%) HP Helion
7 3 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.20%) Google Play
9 1 (0.099%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 76 (7.52%) DNS
2 47 (4.65%) Firewall
2 47 (4.65%) VPN
3 43 (4.26%) DHCP
4 41 (4.06%) LAN
5 37 (3.66%) HTTP
6 36 (3.56%) Internet
7 35 (3.47%) WAN
8 34 (3.37%) IPsec
8 34 (3.37%) TCP/IP
9 32 (3.17%) SSL
10 28 (2.77%) 3G
10 28 (2.77%) Wireless
11 24 (2.38%) Network Security
11 24 (2.38%) SAN
12 23 (2.28%) SNMP
13 21 (2.08%) IPv6
14 20 (1.98%) 4G
15 19 (1.88%) BGP
15 19 (1.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (2.67%) Oracle Database
5 25 (2.48%) Big Data
6 22 (2.18%) MySQL
6 22 (2.18%) NoSQL
6 22 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 15 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 14 (1.39%) MS Access
11 12 (1.19%) Hadoop
12 11 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (0.69%) DB2
16 7 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 38 (3.76%) Git (software)
2 37 (3.66%) Jenkins
3 33 (3.27%) Maven
4 28 (2.77%) JUnit
5 26 (2.57%) JIRA
6 24 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (2.28%) Visual Studio
8 22 (2.18%) SoapUI
9 21 (2.08%) Selenium
10 19 (1.88%) Eclipse
11 16 (1.58%) Rational DOORS
12 15 (1.49%) NUnit
12 15 (1.49%) WebDriver
13 14 (1.39%) Ant
14 12 (1.19%) Cucumber
14 12 (1.19%) Gradle
14 12 (1.19%) JMeter
15 11 (1.09%) Hudson
15 11 (1.09%) jMock
16 10 (0.99%) StarTeam
General
1 201 (19.90%) Finance
2 120 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 60 (5.94%) Marketing
4 35 (3.47%) Electronics
5 23 (2.28%) Legal
6 22 (2.18%) Retail
7 21 (2.08%) German Language
8 19 (1.88%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.58%) Automotive
10 15 (1.49%) Back Office
10 15 (1.49%) Banking
11 14 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (1.29%) Advertising
13 12 (1.19%) Brand Awareness
14 8 (0.79%) Billing
14 8 (0.79%) French Language
14 8 (0.79%) Front Office
14 8 (0.79%) Publishing
14 8 (0.79%) Spanish Language
15 7 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 155 (15.35%) Developer
2 147 (14.55%) Analyst
3 87 (8.61%) Architect
4 81 (8.02%) Project Manager
5 45 (4.46%) Network Engineer
6 36 (3.56%) Business Analyst
7 35 (3.47%) Consultant
7 35 (3.47%) Designer
7 35 (3.47%) Support Engineer
8 34 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (3.07%) Java Developer
10 27 (2.67%) Administrator
11 25 (2.48%) SQL Developer
11 25 (2.48%) Test Analyst
12 23 (2.28%) Software Engineer
13 21 (2.08%) .NET Developer
13 21 (2.08%) Junior
14 20 (1.98%) C# Developer
15 19 (1.88%) Network Architect
16 18 (1.78%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (9.41%) Web Services
2 84 (8.32%) .NET
3 80 (7.92%) HTML
4 78 (7.72%) CSS
5 69 (6.83%) XML
6 54 (5.35%) REST
7 36 (3.56%) jQuery
8 31 (3.07%) ASP.NET
9 30 (2.97%) HTML5
10 27 (2.67%) Middleware
11 23 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (2.08%) Ajax
12 21 (2.08%) J2EE
12 21 (2.08%) Spring
13 19 (1.88%) OpenGL
14 18 (1.78%) AngularJS
14 18 (1.78%) Hibernate
14 18 (1.78%) JSON
14 18 (1.78%) RESTful
15 17 (1.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 281 (27.82%) Computer Science
2 128 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 76 (7.52%) Mathematics
4 62 (6.14%) Management Information System
5 44 (4.36%) Mobile App
5 44 (4.36%) User Experience
6 29 (2.87%) Physics
7 24 (2.38%) Statistics
8 23 (2.28%) PKI
9 21 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 20 (1.98%) Psychology
11 19 (1.88%) Embedded Systems
11 19 (1.88%) Smart Meter
12 17 (1.68%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.68%) Social Media
13 15 (1.49%) Public Cloud
13 15 (1.49%) Virtual Team
14 14 (1.39%) Economics
14 14 (1.39%) STB
Operating Systems
1 153 (15.15%) Windows
2 130 (12.87%) Linux
3 65 (6.44%) Unix
4 43 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 26 (2.57%) Android
6 23 (2.28%) Apple iOS
6 23 (2.28%) Solaris
7 22 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.19%) CentOS
8 12 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 12 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.79%) AIX
10 8 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.40%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.30%) VMS
13 2 (0.20%) Debian
13 2 (0.20%) HPUX
13 2 (0.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (19.31%) Project Management
3 123 (12.18%) ITIL
4 72 (7.13%) PRINCE2
5 69 (6.83%) Service Management
6 58 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 57 (5.64%) Change Management
7 57 (5.64%) Scrum
7 57 (5.64%) Software Engineering
8 51 (5.05%) Migration
8 51 (5.05%) SDLC
9 49 (4.85%) Configuration Management
10 48 (4.75%) Project Planning
11 46 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 44 (4.36%) Analytics
13 42 (4.16%) SOA
14 41 (4.06%) Workflow
15 40 (3.96%) Network Design
15 40 (3.96%) User Stories
16 39 (3.86%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 151 (14.95%) SQL
2 122 (12.08%) Java
3 88 (8.71%) C
4 76 (7.52%) C#
5 74 (7.33%) JavaScript
6 62 (6.14%) C++
7 53 (5.25%) Python
8 34 (3.37%) PowerShell
9 32 (3.17%) T-SQL
10 25 (2.48%) Perl
11 24 (2.38%) VB
12 22 (2.18%) PHP
13 18 (1.78%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.68%) R
14 17 (1.68%) VBScript
15 15 (1.49%) Assembly Language
15 15 (1.49%) Ruby
15 15 (1.49%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.29%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 90 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 82 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 63 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (3.27%) MCTS
5 33 (3.27%) PMI Certification
6 32 (3.17%) CISSP
7 30 (2.97%) CCNA
8 29 (2.87%) MCITP
9 28 (2.77%) ISEB
9 28 (2.77%) PMP
10 26 (2.57%) MCSE
11 24 (2.38%) HND
12 23 (2.28%) ACCA
13 21 (2.08%) CIMA
14 20 (1.98%) CCNP
15 18 (1.78%) ISTQB
16 16 (1.58%) CISM
17 15 (1.49%) MCSD
18 13 (1.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.83%) QA
2 32 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 24 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.18%) SLA
5 16 (1.58%) Data Quality
6 13 (1.29%) ISO 9001
6 13 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.99%) COBIT
8 6 (0.59%) ISO27005
9 5 (0.50%) GxP
9 5 (0.50%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.50%) ISAE 3402
10 3 (0.30%) COSO
10 3 (0.30%) FATCA
10 3 (0.30%) MiFID
10 3 (0.30%) SAS 70
11 2 (0.20%) Def Stans
11 2 (0.20%) DO-178B
11 2 (0.20%) IEC 61508
11 2 (0.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 55 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 34 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
4 25 (2.48%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.69%) Firmware
5 7 (0.69%) vSphere
6 6 (0.59%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.59%) GlusterFS
6 6 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.50%) Terminal Server
8 4 (0.40%) Docker
8 4 (0.40%) qmail
8 4 (0.40%) Squid
8 4 (0.40%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.30%) NFS
9 3 (0.30%) UAG
10 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.20%) Postfix
10 2 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (1.88%) Puppet
2 14 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (1.29%) SCOM
4 12 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (1.09%) SCCM
5 11 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 9 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.89%) WSUS
7 8 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.69%) Amdocs OSS
9 6 (0.59%) Netcool
9 6 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (0.59%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 5 (0.50%) Graphite
10 5 (0.50%) logstash
10 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.50%) Nagios
10 5 (0.50%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 181 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 92 (9.11%) Oracle
3 75 (7.43%) Cisco
4 51 (5.05%) VMware
5 38 (3.76%) SAP
6 32 (3.17%) Red Hat
7 30 (2.97%) Juniper
8 28 (2.77%) Citrix
9 26 (2.57%) IBM
10 25 (2.48%) HP
11 23 (2.28%) EMC
12 22 (2.18%) Hyperion
12 22 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
13 16 (1.58%) CheckPoint
13 16 (1.58%) Sun
14 14 (1.39%) Marketo
15 13 (1.29%) Remedy
16 12 (1.19%) F5
17 11 (1.09%) Intel Security
17 11 (1.09%) Rally
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