Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 May 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 9 12
Rank change year-on-year -16 +3 +19
Contract jobs citing Degree 15 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 5.58% 10.06% 8.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.00% 43.59% 34.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 14
Hounslow median daily rate £400 £440 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -14.56% +8.42%
10th Percentile £275 £370 £433
90th Percentile £514 £490 £680
West London median daily rate £425 £438 £445
% change year-on-year -2.86% -1.69% +22.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - £13.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -72.11% -
West London median hourly rate £15.87 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -54.65% +18.64% -

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 Hounslow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hounslow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 39 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 18.59% 23.08% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 42
Hounslow median daily rate £400 £428 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% -10.00% +11.76%
10th Percentile £225 £309 £245
90th Percentile £588 £501 £597
West London median daily rate £450 £405 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Hounslow median hourly rate £23.75 £15.49 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.35% -52.35% +83.10%
10th Percentile £21.63 £9.92 £19.00
90th Percentile £24.88 £34.50 £48.00
West London median hourly rate £23.75 £30.47 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.05% +79.24% -2.86%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Hounslow

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Hounslow

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Hounslow over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Hounslow

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Hounslow

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Feltham -2 6 £350 -17.65% 2
Osterley +3 4 £500 +4.17%
Isleworth - 3 £575 - 2
Brentford +1 2 £400 -6.98% 2
Degree
West London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hounslow region with a requirement for Degree.

1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 5 (33.33%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) Node.js
5 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
5 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
5 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (13.33%) Gradle
4 2 (13.33%) Hudson
4 2 (13.33%) Subversion
5 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (6.67%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer in Test
3 2 (13.33%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Network Operations Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Scala Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Support
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) CSS3
2 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) HTML5
2 4 (26.67%) Node.js
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 3 (20.00%) Velocity
4 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (13.33%) JPA
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) LESS
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Boot
4 2 (13.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Video on Demand
1 3 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 5 (33.33%) Release Management
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Decision-Making
5 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
6 3 (20.00%) ATDD
6 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy
1 2 (13.33%) Riverbed
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com