The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 26 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.61% 4.48% 3.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.22% 30.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £223 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.53% -49.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £110 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £378 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £34.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +34.65%
Degree
Wiltshire

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

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
92 60 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 23.71% 14.93% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 46 70
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £128 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £25.25 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.69% +77.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Degree across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 4 (17.39%) User Experience
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (17.39%) Electronics
3 4 (17.39%) Content Management
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) SAS
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.70%) Physics
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (8.70%) Base SAS
5 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
5 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (13.04%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) RIP
1 1 (4.35%) SNMP
1 1 (4.35%) 3G
1 1 (4.35%) MPLS
1 1 (4.35%) OSPF
1 1 (4.35%) BGP
1 1 (4.35%) VRRP
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
1 1 (4.35%) 2G
1 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) 4G
1 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (4.35%) HSRP
1 1 (4.35%) GLBP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Base SAS
1 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 4 (17.39%) Electronics
4 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Analyst
1 4 (17.39%) Digital Designer
1 4 (17.39%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Verification Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Governance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Process Owner
4 1 (4.35%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
3 2 (8.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.70%) Physics
3 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Economics
4 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Content Management
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) MOF
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) UML
4 2 (8.70%) EAI
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) RDF
4 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Metadata Management
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (8.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) CCDP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CIPD
1 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
1 2 (8.70%) COREP
1 2 (8.70%) FINREP
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) IBM
1 2 (8.70%) Teradata
1 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Brocade
2 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Juniper
2 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
2 1 (4.35%) Nokia