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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PhD
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PhD 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.034% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £301 £400
% change year-on-year
+99.66% -24.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.43
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
529 426 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.18% 17.07% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 310 169
Average daily rate £388 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £20.85 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

PhD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhD across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PhD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
PhD
England

PhD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

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