Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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 > Macclesfield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 3.13% 3.53% 6.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.00% 17.65% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Macclesfield median daily rate £525 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +2.80% +22.02%
10th Percentile £513 £425 £376
90th Percentile £538 £475 £489
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Macclesfield
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 12.50% 20.00% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Macclesfield median daily rate £500 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% +4.53%
10th Percentile £370 £263 £353
90th Percentile £515 £515 £478
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Macclesfield median hourly rate - £21.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year +28.57% +21.18% -0.97%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Macclesfield

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Life Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat