Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +13
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.95% 0.49% -
As % of the Qualifications category 25.45% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Bath median daily rate £345 - -
Somerset median daily rate £375 - £319
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bath median hourly rate - £32.50 -
Somerset median hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +0.74% -11.76% -

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 Bath.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bath
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 36 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 31.25% 17.48% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 2
Bath median daily rate £408 £350 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.43% +10.67% +5.42%
10th Percentile £208 £251 £227
90th Percentile £575 £864 £409
Somerset median daily rate £375 £351 £391
% change year-on-year +6.99% -10.42% +11.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Bath median hourly rate - £27.00 -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £42.35 £55.00
% change year-on-year +12.16% -23.00% +57.14%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 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 Bath region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VBA
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) WordPress
3 3 (21.43%) Magento
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Military
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (7.14%) iTrent
5 1 (7.14%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (7.14%) Docker
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line

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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 3 (21.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Magento
2 1 (7.14%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Commercial Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Build and Release Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (7.14%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Document Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware