The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 16 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.94% 2.20% 9.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.64% 15.38% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.93 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -11.31% +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 Guildford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Guildford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 22 13 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 21.57% 14.29% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 26
Median daily rate £500 £475 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +49.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £583 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £43.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.89% +200.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Guildford

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Guildford

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

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) B2B
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Brand Management
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (28.57%) CRISC
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) CGEIT
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (42.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Risk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Rollout Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Rollout Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) B2B
2 3 (42.86%) Brand Management
2 3 (42.86%) Content Management
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CGEIT
1 2 (28.57%) CRISC
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Omniture
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
Guildford, Surrey
University of Portsmouth
Rate: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus £4,000 personal training budget
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