Period
to 25 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 October 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 +7
Contract jobs citing Degree 8 0 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Norfolk 6.67% - 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.44% - 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
10th Percentile £145 " £225
25th Percentile £210 " £288
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £338 - £394
75th Percentile £356 " £498
90th Percentile " " £559
East of England median daily rate £425 £475 £410
% change year-on-year -10.53% +15.85% -3.53%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Norfolk
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 15.00% 14.29% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
10th Percentile £120 £134 £293
25th Percentile £145 £135 £473
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £255 £140 £613
Median % change year-on-year +82.80% -77.22% +122.73%
75th Percentile £356 £151 £644
90th Percentile £404 £156 "
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £12.86
East of England median hourly rate £16.63 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.88% -6.98% +22.86%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Norfolk

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Daily rate trend for Degree in Norfolk

Degree
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Degree in Norfolk over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Degree in Norfolk

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Hourly rate trend for Degree in Norfolk

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 25 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 3 £116 - 8
Great Yarmouth - 2 £338 - 1
King's Lynn - 1 - -
Degree
East of England

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

1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) MCSE
2 4 (50.00%) Public Sector
3 3 (37.50%) Social Skills
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Email Filtering
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Licensing
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Software Licensing
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Extranet
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (37.50%) Social Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Organisational Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 2 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (12.50%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) CRM
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (37.50%) Email Filtering
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) ITSM
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (37.50%) Software Licensing
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (37.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com