Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 7 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Degree 6 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 6.67% 14.75% 5.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 20.00% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cumbria median daily rate - - £390
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 11
Cumbria median hourly rate £47.39 £47.39 £38.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.32% -
10th Percentile £34.48 £31.47 £29.72
90th Percentile £53.48 £47.91 £57.75
North West median hourly rate £38.50 £47.39 £29.72
% change year-on-year -18.76% +59.45% +30.57%

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 Cumbria.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cumbria
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 56 90 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 62.22% 73.77% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 73
Cumbria median daily rate £425 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.09% -6.88%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £265
90th Percentile £609 £619 £530
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 60
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.50 £47.39 £47.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.99% -0.67% +90.84%
10th Percentile £15.50 £40.58 £16.16
90th Percentile £57.50 £85.00 £60.00
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.87 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.68% +22.47% +94.44%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cumbria.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Cumbria

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Cumbria

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Cumbria

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cumbria

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Cumbria over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Cumbria

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Barrow-in-Furness -3 6 - -
Degree
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cumbria region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (50.00%) BPR
1 3 (50.00%) Process Management
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) IIBA
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Primavera
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Def Stans
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BPR
1 3 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) IIBA
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (16.67%) HNC
3 1 (16.67%) HND
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Def Stans
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft