The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £540 £310
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +74.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
133 140 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.18% 21.88% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 60
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £174 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.38 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.19% +38.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.55 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PhD
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

PhD Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

PhD
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB