Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 29 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -11
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 7 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 2.82% 3.13% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.40% 5.65% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
10th Percentile £482 £414 "
25th Percentile £522 £453 £136
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £138
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +263.64% -65.63%
75th Percentile £604 £527 £204
90th Percentile £622 £530 £423
South Wales median daily rate £500 £463 £341
% change year-on-year +8.11% +35.53% -15.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
10th Percentile £21.63 " £19.25
25th Percentile £22.19 " £19.36
Median hourly rate £23.75 - £19.53
75th Percentile £24.69 " £19.71
90th Percentile £24.88 " £19.81
South Wales median hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £27.69
% change year-on-year -16.67% -2.49% +46.74%

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 182 124 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 64.08% 55.36% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 89 91
10th Percentile £226 £316 £225
25th Percentile £416 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £503 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +5.79% - +18.75%
75th Percentile £550 £533 £548
90th Percentile £620 £592 £605
South Wales median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 5 14
10th Percentile £12.59 £18.85 £26.29
25th Percentile £15.79 £21.25 "
Median hourly rate £21.86 £22.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.84% -46.43% +2.44%
75th Percentile £27.73 £23.75 "
90th Percentile £42.00 " £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £20.55 £22.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -7.64% -42.58% +105.35%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Social Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (37.50%) Network Design
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) FTP
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) HNC
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) R
5 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) OrCAD
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
General
1 6 (75.00%) Social Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Design Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Design Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Design Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) System Design Authority
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) CPLD
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Business Case
3 1 (12.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Munging
3 1 (12.50%) Psychology
3 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) HNC
3 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) EMC