Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 6.45% 1.66% 3.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.00% 8.62% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Ipswich median daily rate £431 - £525
10th Percentile £375 - £294
90th Percentile £488 - £600
Suffolk median daily rate £431 £250 £300
% change year-on-year +72.50% -16.67% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Suffolk median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Ipswich
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 50 58 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 20.16% 19.21% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 27
Ipswich median daily rate £419 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £111 £261 £263
90th Percentile £498 £575 £585
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £370 £425
% change year-on-year +1.35% -12.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Ipswich median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +185.71% -2.00%
10th Percentile £14.80 £32.50 £10.93
90th Percentile £37.20 £37.50 £13.38
Suffolk median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -25.71% +204.35% -11.54%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Ipswich

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Ipswich

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Content Development
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
3 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) e-Learning
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 3 (18.75%) CCENT
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
3 3 (18.75%) Animation
3 3 (18.75%) Physics
3 3 (18.75%) Chemistry
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
1 1 (6.25%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (6.25%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Process Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Animation
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
1 3 (18.75%) e-Learning
1 3 (18.75%) Graphic Design
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) Chemistry
3 3 (18.75%) Content Development
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Physics
3 3 (18.75%) Six Sigma
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCENT
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISM
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) MCSD
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Adobe
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft