The first table below looks at the demand for Postgraduate in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 22 July 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 City of London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank 194 203 220
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 1 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.21% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 1.41% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £650 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +225.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £260 -
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
902 1065 1049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.75% 14.98% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 740 660
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 58 40
Average hourly rate £18.10 £23.75 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% +33.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
Postgraduate
London

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Postgraduate
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Postgraduate across the City of London region.

Postgraduate Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Postgraduate
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) CFA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Postgraduate 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 Postgraduate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CFA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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