The first table below looks at the demand for Postgraduate in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postgraduate over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postgraduate
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £260 -
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
833 602 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.49% 28.75% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 349 422
Average daily rate £363 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 26 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +67.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Postgraduate Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Postgraduate
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Postgraduate Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Postgraduate
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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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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
Devon - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Postgraduate
England

Postgraduate
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) APMP

Postgraduate
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) APMP