Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Postgraduate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Postgraduate
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 101 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Postgraduate 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.10% 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median daily rate - £550 -
East of England median daily rate - £550 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Postgraduate 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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 235 127 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 24.43% 15.03% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 66 116
Essex median daily rate £475 £414 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.80% +37.92% -25.00%
10th Percentile £213 £158 £225
90th Percentile £600 £574 £488
East of England median daily rate £414 £400 £361
% change year-on-year +3.44% +10.73% -3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 28
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -10.20% -8.54%
10th Percentile £23.78 £21.75 £13.08
90th Percentile £56.91 £46.00 £47.53
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.39 £20.42
% change year-on-year -14.15% -0.15% -2.79%

Postgraduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Postgraduate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Postgraduate in Essex

Postgraduate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Postgraduate in Essex

Postgraduate
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Postgraduate within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Postgraduate
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Postgraduate 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 Essex region with a requirement for Postgraduate.

1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Postgraduate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker