The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 54 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing PhD 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.47% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.87% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.69 -
PhD
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
107 152 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.26% 17.78% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 81 66
Median daily rate £400 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £210 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.77 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% -18.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PhD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PhD Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PhD
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridge +14 2 - - 28
PhD
East of England

PhD
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PhD 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) R
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) R
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree