Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Academic Degree
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 35 37
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 0
Contract jobs citing Degree 12 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 3.48% 3.13% 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.64% 19.12% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 12
North Yorkshire median daily rate £263 £313 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% -4.58% +0.77%
10th Percentile £250 £254 £183
90th Percentile £378 £380 £374
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £54.00
10th Percentile £13.00 - £40.70
90th Percentile £16.65 - £71.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.58 £15.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +19.85% -59.21% +142.50%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 53 68 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 15.36% 16.35% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 58
North Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.30% -16.46%
10th Percentile £115 £211 £225
90th Percentile £453 £441 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.91 £13.81 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -18.76% +34.39%
10th Percentile £13.07 £12.02 £10.20
90th Percentile £16.35 £37.39 £76.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.53 £15.50
% change year-on-year -0.74% -6.24% -

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in North Yorkshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in North Yorkshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in North Yorkshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
York +13 9 £250 -34.21% 4
Northallerton +3 1 £350 +35.92%
Skipton - 1 £325 -
Degree
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (16.67%) DSDM
4 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Capybara
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Calabash
1 2 (16.67%) Capybara
1 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Assistant IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Audit Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Category Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Assistant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Mac Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) BDD
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) ATDD
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) DSDM
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Intel
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam
2 1 (8.33%) VMware