The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
Renfrewshire / Erskine
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 12
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 61 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine - 13.90% 15.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - 18.05% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 34 8
Median daily rate - £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09%  

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 Erskine.

Academic & Professional Certification
Erskine
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21 338 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 77.78% 76.99% 89.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 228 57
Median daily rate £315 £325 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -6.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £438 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 32 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Erskine 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 Erskine

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Erskine

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Network Design
4 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
4 4 (57.14%) QMS
4 4 (57.14%) Change Control
4 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
5 3 (42.86%) Riverbed
5 3 (42.86%) Aruba
5 3 (42.86%) F5
5 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) HP ASE
5 3 (42.86%) HP MASE
5 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
5 3 (42.86%) CCSA
5 3 (42.86%) CCSE
5 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
5 3 (42.86%) JNCIE
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Juniper
5 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (42.86%) CCIE

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) BIG-IP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (57.14%) QMS
3 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) ITSM
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) CCDP
2 3 (42.86%) CCIE
2 3 (42.86%) CCIP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCSA
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (42.86%) HP ASE
2 3 (42.86%) HP MASE
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIA
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Aruba
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Riverbed