The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 13.33% - 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.67% - 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £425
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 Chelmsford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Chelmsford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 8 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 20.00% 16.00% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 10
Median daily rate £165 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.85% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford 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 Chelmsford

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Chelmsford

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (100.00%) Informatics
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 4 (100.00%) Informatics
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree