Period
to 24 February 2018

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 February 2018 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing Degree 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 11.70% 3.13% 7.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 39.29% 18.18% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
High Wycombe median daily rate £380 £338 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% +29.19% +109.00%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £335
% change year-on-year +9.68% +15.67% -14.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £27.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 - £24.00

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 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 28 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 29.79% 17.19% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 16
High Wycombe median daily rate £350 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.42% -1.47% +17.24%
10th Percentile £254 £332 £228
90th Percentile £510 £506 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -7.06% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 2
High Wycombe median hourly rate £28.87 £23.00 £25.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.50% -8.73% +180.00%
10th Percentile £26.00 £20.50 £16.51
90th Percentile £48.53 £25.50 £34.29
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +16.67% +4.35% +15.00%

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 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for Degree.

1 9 (81.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 7 (63.64%) CMS
2 7 (63.64%) Content Management
2 7 (63.64%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Drupal
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Adobe
5 2 (18.18%) PMP
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Informatics
5 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 2 (18.18%) Competitive Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Market Research
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Social Media
5 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (18.18%) Strategic Thinking
6 1 (9.09%) Kaizen
6 1 (9.09%) Business Forecasting
6 1 (9.09%) PMO
6 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement

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 7 (63.64%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JIRA
General
1 9 (81.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Web Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) Web Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Insight Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Content Management
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Actionable Insight
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Competitive Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Informatics
4 2 (18.18%) Market Research
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) DMAIC
5 1 (9.09%) Facilities Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft