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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 45 39 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.53% 4.21% 5.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.63% 15.52% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +71.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £525 £272
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +113.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.57 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +19.56%
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
236 174 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 33.19% 27.15% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 100 97
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £528 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £21.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £28.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +5 9 £525 +40.00% 9
Salisbury +6 5 £275 -38.88% 2
Chippenham - - - - 5
Trowbridge - - - -
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
3 12 (21.82%) Java
4 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (16.36%) Physics
5 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
5 9 (16.36%) SAP
6 8 (14.55%) SQL
6 8 (14.55%) C++
6 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.55%) Business Transformation
7 7 (12.73%) XML
7 7 (12.73%) Project Management
8 6 (10.91%) ERP
8 6 (10.91%) HTML
8 6 (10.91%) MySQL
8 6 (10.91%) Validation
8 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
8 6 (10.91%) Banking
8 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
8 6 (10.91%) SAP ERP
8 6 (10.91%) GlassFish
8 6 (10.91%) Bayesian Methods
8 6 (10.91%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 5 (9.09%) Retail
9 5 (9.09%) CSS
9 5 (9.09%) Linux
9 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.27%) HND

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (10.91%) GlassFish
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
2 3 (5.45%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.45%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) SAS
2 3 (5.45%) iPlanet
3 2 (3.64%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.82%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) 3G
2 2 (3.64%) Network Security
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.64%) 4G
3 1 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.82%) VPN
3 1 (1.82%) DMZ
3 1 (1.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.82%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 2 (3.64%) Base SAS
2 2 (3.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (3.64%) Big Data
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Electronics
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.27%) Military
5 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.45%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Avionics
6 1 (1.82%) Billing
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Analyst
2 6 (10.91%) Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Designer
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (5.45%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Content Editor
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Design Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Visual Designer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) XML
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 3 (5.45%) CSS3
5 2 (3.64%) Ajax
5 2 (3.64%) XHTML
6 1 (1.82%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Mathematics
2 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.36%) Physics
4 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
5 4 (7.27%) User Experience
6 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (5.45%) W3C
6 3 (5.45%) Biometrics
7 2 (3.64%) Statistics
7 2 (3.64%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.64%) Open Source
8 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.82%) VHDL
8 1 (1.82%) Verilog
8 1 (1.82%) Economics
8 1 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) zOS
2 3 (5.45%) AIX
2 3 (5.45%) Solaris
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (14.55%) Business Transformation
2 7 (12.73%) Project Management
3 6 (10.91%) Validation
3 6 (10.91%) ERP
3 6 (10.91%) Procure-to-pay
3 6 (10.91%) Bayesian Methods
4 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.27%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.45%) Content Management
6 3 (5.45%) Operations Research
6 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.64%) Time Series Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Markov Chain
7 2 (3.64%) Analytics
7 2 (3.64%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) C++
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
3 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.45%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) R
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.82%) VB
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
7 1 (1.82%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) HND
4 3 (5.45%) APMP
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) CCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CCSE
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) SAP
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.82%) EMC
4 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.82%) i2
4 1 (1.82%) Nokia
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) McAfee
4 1 (1.82%) Google