Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.20% 5.88% 9.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 83.33% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 16
Knutsford median daily rate £300 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +16.13% +19.23%
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year - +7.59% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Knutsford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 6 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 3.61% 7.06% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 21
Knutsford median daily rate £460 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +12.90% +19.23%
10th Percentile £331 £343 £363
90th Percentile £483 £485 £451
Cheshire median daily rate £391 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -7.94% +6.25% +9.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £15.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year - +21.18% -2.37%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Knutsford

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO