Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 - 139
Rank change year-on-year - +139 -2
Contract jobs citing Master's Degree 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.35% - 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
East Midlands median daily rate £340 - £500
10th Percentile £268 - £475
90th Percentile £419 - £525
England median daily rate £513 £463 £420
% change year-on-year +10.81% +10.12% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 - -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 -

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 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 576 570 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.13% 19.01% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 381 363
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +9.29%
10th Percentile £209 £263 £200
90th Percentile £550 £550 £590
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 35
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +102.90% -9.21%
10th Percentile £16.53 £12.18 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.90
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% +24.44%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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
Nottinghamshire - 7 £320 - 1
Leicestershire - 2 £413 -
Derbyshire - 1 £380 -
Master's Degree
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (30.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) SOLID
3 3 (30.00%) OWASP
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Redis
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Redis
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) Node.js
1 3 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (30.00%) Microservices
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) OWASP
2 3 (30.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) SOLID
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) CISA
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) ISSAP
3 2 (20.00%) ISSEP
3 2 (20.00%) SANS
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP