Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 7 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 11.96% 4.48% 9.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.31% 33.33% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
High Wycombe median daily rate £220 £325 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.31% +38.30% +51.61%
10th Percentile £215 £251 £217
90th Percentile £225 £407 £388
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £401 £350
% change year-on-year -0.31% +14.64% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £27.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £45.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% -45.05% +279.17%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 26 9 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 28.26% 13.43% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 32
High Wycombe median daily rate £320 £417 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.17% -2.00% +70.85%
10th Percentile £195 £240 £217
90th Percentile £529 £488 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 1
High Wycombe median hourly rate £28.00 £23.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% -36.11% +300.00%
10th Percentile £25.95 £20.50 £35.50
90th Percentile £40.66 £25.50 £36.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -51.39% +140.00%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in High Wycombe.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 24 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
1 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (72.73%) CMS
1 8 (72.73%) Content Management
2 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Drupal
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe
4 3 (27.27%) PMP
4 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (18.18%) DMAIC
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Facilities Management
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (18.18%) PMO
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
6 1 (9.09%) Content Development

Degree
Co-occurring 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 8 (72.73%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Web Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Web Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) PHP Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) SEO Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Web Content Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Web Marketing Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Content Management
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) DMAIC
3 2 (18.18%) Facilities Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Pay per click
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
1 3 (27.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Google