The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 10 27
Rank change year-on-year -15 +17  
Contract jobs citing Degree 17 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.01% 11.87% 4.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.00% 35.14% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 2
Median daily rate £385 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £334 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -9.85% +1.42%  

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 Devon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Devon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 100 74 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 29.50% 33.79% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 45 35
Median daily rate £425 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +300.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Devon

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Devon over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Devon

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Devon

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -12 8 £425 - 5
Plymouth -15 7 £355 -2.06% 5
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Devon region with a requirement for Degree.

1 20 (52.63%) HTML
2 19 (50.00%) CSS
3 11 (28.95%) Prototyping
4 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
5 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
6 8 (21.05%) Java
6 8 (21.05%) Service Design
7 7 (18.42%) Actionable Insight
7 7 (18.42%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Content Management
8 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (15.79%) Content Management
8 6 (15.79%) Document Management
8 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.79%) Internet
8 6 (15.79%) Service Management
8 6 (15.79%) Workflow
8 6 (15.79%) Nintex
9 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
9 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
9 5 (13.16%) Quality Management
9 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (10.53%) Mathematics

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.26%) Drupal
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.63%) BGP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) NX-OS
3 1 (2.63%) RS-232
3 1 (2.63%) TACACS
3 1 (2.63%) Telepresence
3 1 (2.63%) VoIP
3 1 (2.63%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) HBase
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.63%) QGIS
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JUnit
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
1 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Designer
3 6 (15.79%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (10.53%) UX Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead UX Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.26%) UX Developer
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) HTML
2 19 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) Spring
4 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.26%) CSS3
4 2 (5.26%) Dojo
4 2 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) JRuby
4 2 (5.26%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) JPA
5 1 (2.63%) PostGIS
5 1 (2.63%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) WinForms
5 1 (2.63%) XHTML
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
4 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.53%) User Experience
5 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Prototyping
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Service Design
4 7 (18.42%) Actionable Insight
4 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (18.42%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Content Management
5 6 (15.79%) Document Management
5 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Content Management
5 6 (15.79%) Service Management
5 6 (15.79%) Workflow
6 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.16%) Quality Management
7 4 (10.53%) Coaching
7 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 4 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
7 4 (10.53%) Typography
8 3 (7.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 19770
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
1 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Nintex
2 1 (2.63%) Altera
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco
2 1 (2.63%) Juniper
2 1 (2.63%) Mapbox
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
2 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.63%) SAP
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