The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhD
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PhD 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.51% - 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -80.00%
PhD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.82% 24.07% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 17
Average daily rate £513 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £625 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.58 £42.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.34% +162.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

PhD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing PhD 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 PhD.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex region citing PhD 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 PhD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree