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 23 June 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.

Academic Degree
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 11.76% 3.45% -
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  

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 9 8 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 52.94% 27.59% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £450 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (37.50%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Finance

Degree
Co-occurring 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WebEx
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Security Incident Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (37.50%) Network Packet Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (25.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft