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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 29 26
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.35% 1.57% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.00% 7.32% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £450 £160 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +1.44%  

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 Ipswich.

Academic & Professional Certification
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 20 41 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 21.74% 21.47% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 17
Median daily rate £290 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.76% -21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £550 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich 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 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 28 June 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 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) CCENT
3 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) JSON

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) 3GPP
1 1 (16.67%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Relationship Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Relationships Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Post-Production
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCENT
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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