Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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.

Master's Degree
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - +87
Contract jobs citing Master's Degree 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.60% 1.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £575 £218 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +164.37% - -
East of England median daily rate £413 £218 £375
% change year-on-year +89.66% -42.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £40.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Master's 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 188 280 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.29% 21.93% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 116 75
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £230 £211 £132
90th Percentile £650 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 43 39
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -61.25% +233.33%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.50 £14.55
90th Percentile £51.38 £45.80 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -50.00% +47.37%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Master's Degree in Cambridgeshire

Master's Degree
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -1 3 £575 - 14
Master's Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Master's 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (66.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Informatics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) GitHub
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Informatics
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google