The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 59 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.33% 0.24% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £375
% change year-on-year
- +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50
Postgraduate
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
101 140 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.61% 17.09% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 79 59
Median daily rate £400 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £245 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 15
Median hourly rate £10.00 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Postgraduate Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Postgraduate
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 Postgraduate within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 +16 2 - - 4
Postgraduate
East of England

Postgraduate
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Biology
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping

Postgraduate
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Biology
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Bioinformatics
1 2 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle