The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 4 8 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 13.04% 2.70% 5.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 20.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £225 £243 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.21% +94.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £385 £375
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -35.29% +32.81%  

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 High Wycombe.

Academic & Professional Certification
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 26.09% 13.51% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £225 £243 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.21% -39.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.00 £14.40 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.27% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in High Wycombe

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in High Wycombe

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) CAFM
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Online Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (20.00%) CAFM
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (20.00%) Scorecard
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
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