The table below looks at the statistics for PhD in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhD over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PhD 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £37.50
PhD
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
436 415 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.09% 14.20% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 273 187
Median daily rate £410 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £449 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 23
Median hourly rate £14.63 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.50% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £30.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PhD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PhD
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PhD Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PhD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PhD 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PhD.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) SciPy
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) scikit-learn

PhD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) scikit-learn
1 1 (50.00%) SciPy
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Research
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree