Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 140 147
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Master's Degree 16 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 1.80% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 3
East Midlands median daily rate £345 £290 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.97% -60.00% -
10th Percentile £326 £210 £513
90th Percentile £424 £330 £838
England median daily rate £525 £483 £475
% change year-on-year +8.81% +1.58% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.00 £34.36 £95.00
% change year-on-year -1.05% -63.83% +187.88%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 521 666 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.46% 20.87% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 456 399
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £378 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% -1.31% +2.00%
10th Percentile £174 £213 £213
90th Percentile £538 £555 £550
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 43 27
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - +2.19%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.60 £12.14
90th Percentile £17.50 £54.88 £43.30
England median hourly rate £25.06 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +0.24% -1.96% +5.74%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in the East Midlands

Master's Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Master's Degree in the East Midlands

Master's Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Master's Degree in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Master's Degree in the East Midlands

Master's Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Master's Degree in the East Midlands

Master's Degree
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Derbyshire +14 8 £385 +60.42% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £340 +6.25% 2
Leicestershire - 2 £406 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £163 - 1
Master's Degree
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (81.25%) Relational Database
2 13 (81.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
3 8 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (50.00%) Informatica
3 8 (50.00%) DB2
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (50.00%) ETL
3 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (50.00%) Teradata

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) Relational Database
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (50.00%) DB2
2 8 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) PowerCenter
4 5 (31.25%) Redis
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Informatica Developer
3 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Information Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) Computer Science
1 13 (81.25%) Unit Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
2 8 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 8 (50.00%) ETL
2 8 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 8 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (31.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Microservices
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) OWASP
3 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
3 5 (31.25%) SOLID
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (12.50%) CISA
6 2 (12.50%) CISM
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP
6 2 (12.50%) ISSAP
6 2 (12.50%) ISSEP
6 2 (12.50%) SANS
7 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Informatica
1 8 (50.00%) Netezza
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
1 8 (50.00%) Teradata
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft