The first table below looks at the demand for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Uxbridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Degree
Rank 6 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 12.86% 12.73% 10.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.55% 51.85% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 12
Average daily rate £415 £543 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.50% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £452 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £623 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £23.63 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Qualifications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 23.57% 24.55% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 33
Average daily rate £380 £525 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.61% +19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £669 £592
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Degree
London

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Degree across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
2 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (29.63%) MS Office
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) SAS
6 4 (14.81%) CISSP
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
7 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.11%) CIPD
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 3 (11.11%) SLA
7 3 (11.11%) IIS
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Legal
7 3 (11.11%) CISM
7 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (11.11%) Information Security
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 9 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (29.63%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.70%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.70%) SAP SM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Base SAS
General
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) French Language
3 2 (7.41%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Italian Language
3 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Service Management Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Project Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Architect
2 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 2 (7.41%) SAS Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Senior SAS Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Project Officer
4 1 (3.70%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (3.70%) IT Support
4 1 (3.70%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (3.70%) Server Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Deployment Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) IT Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Statistics
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Economics
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
5 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Management
5 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) PDM
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) B2B
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) CISSP
2 3 (11.11%) CIPD
2 3 (11.11%) CISM
3 2 (7.41%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) PMP
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) COBIT
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Cognos
2 2 (7.41%) Mapinfo
2 2 (7.41%) i-GRasp
3 1 (3.70%) Altiris
3 1 (3.70%) Planview
3 1 (3.70%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) CA