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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 418 418 418
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 2 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.077% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.055% 0.50% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £600 £388 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% -35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3612 3613 3775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.92% 15.51% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2508 2319 2519
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 91 119
Median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +31.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £52.17 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Postgraduate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Games
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Advertising
3 2 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing Director
2 1 (10.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Director
2 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Credit Risk
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
2 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Economics
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
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 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Display Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Escalation Management
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) People Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MBA
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft