Period
to 5 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 5 December 2021 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Degree 5 8 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 1.44% 4.02% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 7.34% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
10th Percentile £289 £189 £270
25th Percentile " £198 £281
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £509 £400 £300
Median % change year-on-year +27.13% +33.33% -33.33%
75th Percentile " £525 £388
90th Percentile £533 £530 £440
South Wales median daily rate £375 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £19.18
Median % change year-on-year - +19.92% -9.44%
South Wales median hourly rate - £24.00 £19.53
% change year-on-year - +22.89% +10.92%

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 Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 228 109 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 65.71% 54.77% 43.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 74 79
10th Percentile £201 £261 £225
25th Percentile £465 £400 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £613 £525 £513
90th Percentile £650 £538 £552
South Wales median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 10
10th Percentile £13.11 £16.73 £12.91
25th Percentile £18.50 £20.63 £19.36
Median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £41.50
Median % change year-on-year +68.89% -45.78% -1.19%
75th Percentile £46.88 £23.75 £42.00
90th Percentile £47.30 £24.76 "
South Wales median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -40.67% +93.90%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Newport

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Degree in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Degree in Newport

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Degree in Newport over the 6 months to 5 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Degree in Newport

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Degree in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Degree in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (60.00%) Project Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (60.00%) PMP
3 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) HND
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (20.00%) HNC
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CCNP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Economics
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) HR Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Research Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Project Governance
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Economics
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) HND
2 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware