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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
England / South East
Rank 33 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 417 450 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.47% 5.24% 4.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.08% 18.96% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 256 229
Median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 46 38
Median hourly rate £27.38 £47.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.35% +72.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.48 £60.62 £45.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-30.23% +34.37%

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
2185 2373 2582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.69% 27.65% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1415 1244
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 126 102
Median hourly rate £23.19 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +9 104 £363 +3.57% 56
Berkshire 0 100 £300 -25.00% 54
West Sussex +25 73 £463 +26.49% 22
Surrey +8 73 £415 +1.84% 60
Oxfordshire -12 23 £425 -15.00% 44
Buckinghamshire -19 14 £379 +12.22% 20
Middlesex +9 12 £348 +2.81% 2
East Sussex +5 7 £381 +36.16% 6
Kent -9 7 £500 +25.00% 11
Sussex +2 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £500 -
Thames Valley - 1 £570 -
Degree
England

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 237 (27.37%) Finance
2 219 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (20.90%) Computer Science
4 166 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
5 143 (16.51%) Project Management
6 130 (15.01%) Telecoms
7 121 (13.97%) Microsoft
8 117 (13.51%) ITIL
9 116 (13.39%) SQL
10 107 (12.36%) Oracle
11 102 (11.78%) MS Excel
12 90 (10.39%) Security Cleared
13 86 (9.93%) Java
14 80 (9.24%) HTML
15 76 (8.78%) Windows
16 72 (8.31%) Linux
16 72 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
17 71 (8.20%) PRINCE2
17 71 (8.20%) C
17 71 (8.20%) Business Analysis
18 70 (8.08%) MS Office
19 69 (7.97%) SDLC
20 68 (7.85%) Cisco
21 67 (7.74%) SC Cleared
22 66 (7.62%) QA
22 66 (7.62%) Marketing
23 62 (7.16%) Scrum
24 61 (7.04%) Management Information System
24 61 (7.04%) JavaScript
24 61 (7.04%) Web Services

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 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.58%) Apache
3 22 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 19 (2.19%) JBoss
5 15 (1.73%) CMS
5 15 (1.73%) nginx
5 15 (1.73%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.62%) IIS
7 11 (1.27%) Drupal
8 10 (1.15%) Skype for Business
9 9 (1.04%) WordPress
10 8 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (0.92%) Joomla!
11 7 (0.81%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.81%) SAS
12 6 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.69%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.58%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 102 (11.78%) MS Excel
2 70 (8.08%) MS Office
3 41 (4.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 37 (4.27%) MS Visio
5 21 (2.42%) MS Project
6 10 (1.15%) OrCAD
7 9 (1.04%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.69%) Stata
10 3 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.23%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.23%) Maya
11 2 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.23%) Simulink
12 1 (0.12%) CATIA
12 1 (0.12%) Solid Edge
12 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.58%) Infor M3
3 5 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.58%) Oracle TCA
3 5 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.35%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.23%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.12%) HFM
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.12%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.31%) Office 365
2 19 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.15%) SaaS
6 9 (1.04%) PaaS
7 5 (0.58%) Google Play
8 4 (0.46%) GitHub
9 3 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.23%) Heroku
10 2 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (0.23%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.23%) Yammer
11 1 (0.12%) CloudSense
11 1 (0.12%) Force.com
11 1 (0.12%) IaaS
11 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.12%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.77%) Firewall
2 38 (4.39%) LAN
3 32 (3.70%) Internet
4 31 (3.58%) WAN
5 30 (3.46%) VPN
6 23 (2.66%) SSL
7 22 (2.54%) Wireless
8 19 (2.19%) VoIP
9 17 (1.96%) Ethernet
9 17 (1.96%) SAN
10 16 (1.85%) TCP/IP
11 15 (1.73%) LTE
12 14 (1.62%) Intranet
12 14 (1.62%) SNMP
13 13 (1.50%) BIG-IP
13 13 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (1.50%) HTTP
13 13 (1.50%) IPsec
14 12 (1.39%) DNS
14 12 (1.39%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.24%) Relational Database
2 39 (4.50%) SQL Server
3 24 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 20 (2.31%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.08%) Big Data
6 12 (1.39%) SQLPlus
7 11 (1.27%) MySQL
8 10 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.04%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (0.92%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.81%) GIS
11 7 (0.81%) Power BI
11 7 (0.81%) QlikView
12 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.69%) Data Mining
12 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 46 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.04%) Jenkins
3 23 (2.66%) JIRA
4 16 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 15 (1.73%) ProC
6 13 (1.50%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (1.27%) JUnit
8 11 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (1.15%) Android Studio
9 10 (1.15%) Maven
9 10 (1.15%) Xcode
10 9 (1.04%) Selenium
11 8 (0.92%) Subversion
12 7 (0.81%) Gradle
13 6 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
14 5 (0.58%) Ant
14 5 (0.58%) JMeter
14 5 (0.58%) StarTeam
General
1 237 (27.37%) Finance
2 130 (15.01%) Telecoms
3 66 (7.62%) Marketing
4 48 (5.54%) Retail
5 44 (5.08%) Legal
6 31 (3.58%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.77%) Publishing
8 20 (2.31%) Billing
9 16 (1.85%) Spanish Language
10 15 (1.73%) Automotive
11 14 (1.62%) Electronics
12 11 (1.27%) Banking
12 11 (1.27%) Law
13 10 (1.15%) French Language
13 10 (1.15%) German Language
14 9 (1.04%) Italian Language
14 9 (1.04%) Mandarin Language
14 9 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.92%) Advertising
16 7 (0.81%) Military
Job Titles
1 150 (17.32%) Analyst
2 106 (12.24%) Developer
3 87 (10.05%) Architect
4 60 (6.93%) Project Manager
5 42 (4.85%) Business Analyst
6 39 (4.50%) Designer
7 37 (4.27%) Consultant
8 32 (3.70%) Network Engineer
9 28 (3.23%) User Researcher
10 22 (2.54%) Design Engineer
10 22 (2.54%) Systems Analyst
11 21 (2.42%) IT Manager
12 19 (2.19%) Junior
13 18 (2.08%) Java Developer
13 18 (2.08%) Oracle Analyst
14 17 (1.96%) Enterprise Architect
14 17 (1.96%) Pensions Analyst
14 17 (1.96%) Senior Manager
14 17 (1.96%) SQL Developer
15 16 (1.85%) Insurance Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (9.24%) HTML
2 61 (7.04%) Web Services
3 56 (6.47%) XML
4 48 (5.54%) CSS
5 36 (4.16%) HTML5
6 35 (4.04%) .NET
6 35 (4.04%) REST
7 30 (3.46%) jQuery
8 22 (2.54%) JSON
9 16 (1.85%) ASP.NET
9 16 (1.85%) Spring
10 15 (1.73%) AngularJS
11 13 (1.50%) Android SDK
12 11 (1.27%) Node.js
13 9 (1.04%) Ajax
13 9 (1.04%) Middleware
13 9 (1.04%) XSLT
14 8 (0.92%) CSS3
14 8 (0.92%) OpenGL
14 8 (0.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 181 (20.90%) Computer Science
2 166 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 45 (5.20%) User Experience
5 43 (4.97%) Mobile App
6 28 (3.23%) Data Centre
7 22 (2.54%) Virtual Team
8 19 (2.19%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.15%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.15%) PKI
10 9 (1.04%) Contactless
11 8 (0.92%) Smartcard
12 7 (0.81%) CESG
12 7 (0.81%) PMI
12 7 (0.81%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.81%) STB
13 6 (0.69%) Digital TV
13 6 (0.69%) MPEG
13 6 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (8.78%) Windows
2 72 (8.31%) Linux
3 44 (5.08%) Unix
4 36 (4.16%) Android
5 21 (2.42%) AIX
6 13 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.39%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.39%) CentOS
7 12 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.92%) Solaris
10 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.46%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.23%) VMS
12 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (16.51%) Project Management
3 117 (13.51%) ITIL
4 72 (8.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 71 (8.20%) PRINCE2
6 69 (7.97%) SDLC
7 62 (7.16%) Scrum
8 56 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
9 55 (6.35%) Analytics
10 50 (5.77%) Mentoring
11 49 (5.66%) Service Management
12 48 (5.54%) Change Management
13 46 (5.31%) Coaching
13 46 (5.31%) Data Analysis
14 45 (5.20%) Validation
15 44 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
15 44 (5.08%) Migration
15 44 (5.08%) Service Design
15 44 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 116 (13.39%) SQL
2 86 (9.93%) Java
3 71 (8.20%) C
4 61 (7.04%) JavaScript
5 60 (6.93%) Python
6 34 (3.93%) C#
7 29 (3.35%) PHP
8 25 (2.89%) C++
9 22 (2.54%) Perl
10 16 (1.85%) T-SQL
11 15 (1.73%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.62%) R
13 13 (1.50%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.39%) Apple Swift
14 12 (1.39%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.39%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.04%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.04%) VBA
16 8 (0.92%) Groovy
17 7 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 90 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 67 (7.74%) SC Cleared
3 46 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (3.35%) CCNP
5 27 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (3.12%) PMI Certification
6 24 (2.77%) PMP
7 21 (2.42%) CCNA
8 20 (2.31%) CCSE
9 19 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.96%) CISSP
10 17 (1.96%) HND
10 17 (1.96%) ISEB
11 16 (1.85%) CCIE
11 16 (1.85%) MBA
11 16 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (1.62%) CCIP
12 14 (1.62%) CCSA
12 14 (1.62%) JNCIA
13 13 (1.50%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.62%) QA
2 44 (5.08%) SLA
3 23 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 22 (2.54%) Data Quality
4 22 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.92%) COBIT
6 8 (0.92%) PA-DSS
7 6 (0.69%) GDPR
8 5 (0.58%) ISO22301
8 5 (0.58%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.46%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.46%) GAAP
9 4 (0.46%) GMP
10 3 (0.35%) ARP4754
10 3 (0.35%) ARP4761
10 3 (0.35%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.35%) DO-254
10 3 (0.35%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.35%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 25 (2.89%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.54%) Docker
3 18 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.39%) vSphere
5 9 (1.04%) Firmware
5 9 (1.04%) vCloud
6 5 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.46%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.23%) XenServer
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.12%) NDS
9 1 (0.12%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (1.50%) FortiGate
2 6 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.69%) SCCM
3 5 (0.58%) Ansible
3 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (0.58%) Puppet
4 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.35%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.35%) Netcool
5 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.23%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.23%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.23%) Nagios
6 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.23%) RSA Security Analytics
6 2 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.23%) WSUS
7 1 (0.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 121 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 107 (12.36%) Oracle
3 68 (7.85%) Cisco
4 35 (4.04%) HP
4 35 (4.04%) SAP
5 23 (2.66%) CheckPoint
5 23 (2.66%) Juniper
5 23 (2.66%) VMware
6 21 (2.42%) F5
7 19 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.08%) Apple
9 15 (1.73%) EMC
9 15 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.62%) Google
10 14 (1.62%) IBM
11 13 (1.50%) Aruba
11 13 (1.50%) Fortinet
11 13 (1.50%) Riverbed
12 11 (1.27%) Splunk
13 10 (1.15%) Tableau
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