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 3 months to 30 March 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.

Degree
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 15 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10  
Contract jobs citing Degree 25 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 17.86% 7.54% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.30% 30.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 0
Median daily rate £451 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.62% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -31.40% +27.22%  

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 Norfolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 50 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 38.57% 25.13% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 21
Median daily rate £425 £370 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +48.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £450 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.74% -4.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Norfolk

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Norfolk over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Norfolk

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +8 9 £450 +34.32% 3
King's Lynn - 2 £613 -
Degree
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Degree.

1 16 (55.17%) UML
2 12 (41.38%) MS Visio
2 12 (41.38%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
5 7 (24.14%) Psychology
5 7 (24.14%) User Experience
6 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
6 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
7 5 (17.24%) Android
7 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 5 (17.24%) Axure RP
7 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
8 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
8 4 (13.79%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) Data Management
8 4 (13.79%) ISEB
8 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Data Transformation
9 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
9 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (6.90%) Finance
10 2 (6.90%) Informatics
10 2 (6.90%) NHS
10 2 (6.90%) C#

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 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.45%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Axure RP
1 5 (17.24%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (24.14%) User Experience Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
6 4 (13.79%) IT Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Data Migration Manager
9 1 (3.45%) Designer
9 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.45%) Junior PHP Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Migration Manager
9 1 (3.45%) PMO Lead
9 1 (3.45%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) UML
2 12 (41.38%) SOA
3 9 (31.03%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
5 7 (24.14%) Psychology
6 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
6 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.34%) Data Transformation
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) Informatics
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
10 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
1 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
1 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Sage