The table below looks at the statistics for Postgraduate in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postgraduate
Rank 275 - 257
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% - 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £215 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2679 2619 2508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.78% 26.37% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1630 1422 1238
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 124 117
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.12 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +39.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Postgraduate
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Postgraduate Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Postgraduate
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Postgraduate Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Postgraduate
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 4 £215 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Applied Mathematics
2 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) MBA
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) CBAP
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Escalation Management
4 1 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Research Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Research Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Algorithms
1 5 (71.43%) Applied Mathematics
1 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Escalation Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) CBAP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MBA