The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 39 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing Degree 20 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.02% 3.97% 4.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.13% 17.48% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £244 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.97% -30.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £110 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £438 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.78 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-0.81% +33.76%
Degree
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
219 143 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.08% 22.70% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 84 99
Average daily rate £375 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £135 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £27.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.51% +74.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £25.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £34.35 £25.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Degree
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Degree Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Degree
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Degree Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 13 £375 +70.45% 11
Salisbury +6 4 £405 +42.10% 2
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (34.21%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.79%) C++
5 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 5 (13.16%) Java
6 5 (13.16%) UNIX
6 5 (13.16%) XML
6 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
7 4 (10.53%) Retail
7 4 (10.53%) Project Management
7 4 (10.53%) Electronics
7 4 (10.53%) Content Management
7 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (10.53%) Marketing
7 4 (10.53%) Windows
7 4 (10.53%) Linux
7 4 (10.53%) UML
7 4 (10.53%) Python
7 4 (10.53%) C
7 4 (10.53%) Change Management
7 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) User Experience
8 3 (7.89%) Coaching
8 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.63%) RIP
3 1 (2.63%) SNMP
3 1 (2.63%) 3G
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) OSPF
3 1 (2.63%) BGP
3 1 (2.63%) VRRP
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) 2G
3 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) 4G
3 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.63%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Toad
1 1 (2.63%) Hudson
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Military
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Systems Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Digital Designer
4 4 (10.53%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) J2EE
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) User Experience
5 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
6 2 (5.26%) Statistics
6 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
6 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
7 1 (2.63%) Economics
7 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) UNIX
2 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.53%) UML
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) Content Management
3 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Validation
4 3 (7.89%) Coaching
4 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Data Management
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Operations Research
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) RDF
5 2 (5.26%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) C++
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) C
3 4 (10.53%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) MATLAB
4 3 (7.89%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) APMP
5 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (2.63%) CCIE
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) OCP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.63%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.26%) COREP
1 2 (5.26%) FINREP
2 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.89%) VMware
2 2 (5.26%) Teradata
2 2 (5.26%) i2
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) Nokia
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.63%) Brocade
3 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
3 1 (2.63%) F5
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow