The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhD
Rank - 90 -
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.16% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £800 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £480 £250
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +92.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £30.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year
+55.00% -53.84%
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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 Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
334 224 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 26.55% 17.78% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 124 150
Average daily rate £400 £369 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 19
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £14.00 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.84 £48.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PhD
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PhD Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PhD
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) R