Period
to 24 May 2018

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 6 months to 24 May 2018 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
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +16
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 7.14% 13.11% 6.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 28.57% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Basildon median daily rate - £275 -
Essex median daily rate £540 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +63.64% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Basildon median hourly rate £38.26 £36.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.28% +31.48% -
Essex median hourly rate £38.26 £35.00 £27.38
% change year-on-year +9.31% +27.83% -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Basildon
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8 28 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 28.57% 45.90% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 4
Basildon median daily rate £475 £350 £271
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +29.15% -41.41%
10th Percentile £250 £133 £157
90th Percentile £553 £528 £328
Essex median daily rate £475 £363 £356
% change year-on-year +31.03% +1.75% -9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Basildon median hourly rate £38.26 £40.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.11% +27.34% -28.09%
Essex median hourly rate £27.38 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -21.77% -22.22% +7.14%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

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 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basildon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RF Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RF Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) RF Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft