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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postgraduate
Rank - 235 -
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.034% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
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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
2781 2265 1724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.37% 25.58% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1408 1087 786
Average daily rate £375 £356 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 126 112
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Postgraduate across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Informatics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Fortran
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Informatics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Delphi
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared