The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Degree
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 15 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 +21  
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 5.61% 5.44% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.29% 47.06% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £525 £563 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £620 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +2.30% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.24 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year -31.25% +25.58%  

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 Bradford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bradford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 17 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 15.89% 11.56% 14.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 18
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £596 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £34.24 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +169.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford 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 Bradford

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Bradford

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Bradford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Bradford

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Records Management
3 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) GDPR
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) PMO
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (22.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Data Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Report Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
1 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
1 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Conflict Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Records Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) PMO