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 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
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 5.88% 12.50% 1.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.00% 54.55% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
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 Macclesfield.

Academic & Professional Certification
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 5 11 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 14.71% 22.92% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £385 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
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 £33.00 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +15.78% +18.15%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 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

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Macclesfield

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 Macclesfield region with a requirement for Degree.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (55.56%) Hyperion
4 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Life Science
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Ansible
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (11.11%) PMP
6 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) ABAP

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 (22.22%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Hyperion Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Life Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 5 (55.56%) Hyperion
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat