Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 39
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 2.33% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category - 31.25% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Halifax median daily rate - £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +45.45% -37.85%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Halifax median hourly rate - £9.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.50 £9.30
% change year-on-year +158.06% +66.67% -38.00%

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 Halifax with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Halifax
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 13.51% 7.44% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 18
Halifax median daily rate £245 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.18% +20.00% -17.93%
10th Percentile £185 £259 £259
90th Percentile £364 £437 £398
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Halifax median hourly rate £15.50 £9.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.16% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £15.25 £9.25 £11.08
90th Percentile £15.75 £9.75 £18.03
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.23% -16.13% +1.64%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Halifax

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Halifax