The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 8.16% 4.14% 2.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% 23.08% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Median daily rate £450 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09%  
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 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.44%  

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 Bournemouth.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9 26 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 18.37% 17.93% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 11
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £130 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +96.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Bournemouth

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) React
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (50.00%) Fintech
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Ada
2 3 (50.00%) W3C
2 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (16.67%) LAN

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
1 1 (16.67%) TACACS
1 1 (16.67%) Telepresence
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior
3 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Junior iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) CSS3
1 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) React
1 3 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Fintech
2 3 (50.00%) W3C
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Ada
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto