The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 401 406 406
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 7 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% 0.057% 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.33% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Average daily rate £675 £575 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +57.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £520 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £650 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £569 -
% change year-on-year
-34.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 -
Postgraduate
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3871 3614 3711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.28% 17.03% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2627 2428 2329
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Postgraduate
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Postgraduate Daily Rate Trend in London

Postgraduate
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Postgraduate across the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Postgraduate Daily Rate Histogram in London

Postgraduate
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Postgraduate Hourly Rate Trend in London

Postgraduate
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Feltham - 1 - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) PhD
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Games
5 2 (20.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (20.00%) FMCG
5 2 (20.00%) R
5 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (20.00%) Big Data

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Front Office
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing Director
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Director
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Process Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Process Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) iPad
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) R
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) PhD
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MBA
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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