The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Essex / Basildon
Rank 2 4 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Degree 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 23.33% 18.18% -
As % of the Qualifications category 70.00% 66.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -0.64% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.48% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year -31.40% +26.18%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Basildon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10 3 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 33.33% 27.27% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £305 £120 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +154.16% -63.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £120 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £120 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.38 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.43% -34.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Basildon

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Basildon

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Basildon over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Basildon

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Degree in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Basildon

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Postgraduate
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (11.11%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (22.22%) Contract Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (11.11%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (22.22%) Postgraduate
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle