Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Numerate Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 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.

Numerate Degree (Degree in Mathematics)
England > North West
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 205 232
Rank change year-on-year -8 +27 +5
Contract jobs citing Numerate Degree 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.052% 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
North West median daily rate - £500 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.05% -
England median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £39.50 -
England median hourly rate £18.72 £39.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -52.62% +132.35% -24.44%

Numerate 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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,121 1,057 1,509
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.28% 18.30% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 556 837
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.84% +1.88%
10th Percentile £208 £238 £250
90th Percentile £587 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 100 61
North West median hourly rate £34.90 £38.75 £38.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.94% +0.83% +25.92%
10th Percentile £13.63 £15.23 £11.33
90th Percentile £67.50 £55.00 £68.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year -21.74% +8.49% +15.22%

Numerate Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Numerate Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Numerate Degree in the North West

Numerate Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Numerate Degree in the North West

Numerate Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Numerate Degree in the North West

Numerate Degree
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Numerate Degree within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Cheshire -7 1 - -
Lancashire -12 1 - -
Manchester -21 1 - - 5
Numerate Degree
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Numerate 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 North West region with a requirement for Numerate Degree.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Stata
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) SPSS
3 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
3 1 (33.33%) WCF

Numerate Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
1 1 (33.33%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Basecamp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Bayesian Methods
2 1 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Multichannel Retail
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Records Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sawtooth Software