Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Degree 18 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 5.84% 7.27% 3.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.67% 26.67% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 3
Exeter median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -11.39%
10th Percentile £328 £133 £314
90th Percentile £533 £463 £380
Devon median daily rate £425 £400 £310
% change year-on-year +6.25% +29.03% -21.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +17.33% -

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 Exeter with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Exeter
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 75 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 35.06% 27.27% 35.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 36 62
Exeter median daily rate £432 £358 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.84% -3.38% +5.71%
10th Percentile £269 £169 £251
90th Percentile £525 £463 £438
Devon median daily rate £400 £379 £350
% change year-on-year +5.61% +8.21% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Exeter median hourly rate £40.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +211.54% - -
Devon median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -8.52% +17.33% +4.17%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Exeter

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Exeter

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Exeter over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Exeter

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) SMS
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) JRuby
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (16.67%) Cognitive Psychology
5 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
5 3 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (16.67%) User Experience
5 3 (16.67%) Market Research
5 3 (16.67%) Psychology
5 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Statistics
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.11%) R
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) CISSP

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) HBase
1 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (5.56%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (22.22%) JRuby
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) Dojo
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) User Experience
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Analytics
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 3 (16.67%) Cognitive Psychology
2 3 (16.67%) Market Research
2 3 (16.67%) Psychology
2 3 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
2 3 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
2 3 (16.67%) Usability Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance
3 2 (11.11%) Microservices
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Coaching
4 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) Ruby
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) R
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN