Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +25
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.98% 6.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 45.00% 25.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 0
Bath median daily rate £400 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% - -
Somerset median daily rate £401 £345 -
% change year-on-year +16.23% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £41.50 £10.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year +281.61% -68.93% +1.08%

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 Bath with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bath
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 51 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 8.85% 24.88% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 11
Bath median daily rate £401 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.20% +17.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £290 £274 £213
90th Percentile £533 £521 £475
Somerset median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +12.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Bath median hourly rate - - £40.00
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £50.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -16.35% +58.73% -33.68%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Bath

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Bath

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Bath over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Bath

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Bath region with a requirement for Degree.

1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Bluetooth
3 4 (44.44%) Security Management
3 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 4 (44.44%) Go
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) VBA
5 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
5 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Support Vector Machines
6 1 (11.11%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Data Science
6 1 (11.11%) scikit-learn
6 1 (11.11%) Low Latency

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Bluetooth
1 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior PMO
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Matplotlib
1 1 (11.11%) NumPy
1 1 (11.11%) Pandas
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) scikit-learn
1 1 (11.11%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (11.11%) Data Science
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Support Vector Machines
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) C
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Go
3 3 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) R
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) Master's Degree
4 1 (11.11%) PhD
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft