Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 39 43
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing Degree 30 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.41% 2.37% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.96% 20.29% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 5
Northampton median daily rate £325 £375 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +44.23% -7.14%
10th Percentile £143 £313 £151
90th Percentile £488 £400 £403
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £275
% change year-on-year -12.50% +45.45% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northampton
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 77 69 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 16.45% 11.69% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 42
Northampton median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £158 £110 £215
90th Percentile £488 £475 £536
Northamptonshire median daily rate £363 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -9.38% - +16.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Northampton median hourly rate - £15.13 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.33% +23.47%
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £13.63 £18.52
% change year-on-year - -26.43% +23.47%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Northampton

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Northampton

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Northampton over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Northampton

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) Automotive
4 13 (43.33%) ERP
5 12 (40.00%) Project Management
5 12 (40.00%) ITIL V3
6 11 (36.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 11 (36.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (36.67%) Cisco
6 11 (36.67%) PLM
6 11 (36.67%) Unified Communications
7 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
8 9 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (30.00%) SDLC
9 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
9 7 (23.33%) High Availability
9 7 (23.33%) VCAP
9 7 (23.33%) MCSE
9 7 (23.33%) NetApp
9 7 (23.33%) VMware
9 7 (23.33%) Clustering
9 7 (23.33%) CCIE
9 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (20.00%) Finance

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Confluence
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) InVision
1 1 (3.33%) Simulink
1 1 (3.33%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.67%) FitNesse
1 2 (6.67%) JMeter
1 2 (6.67%) JUnit
1 2 (6.67%) NUnit
1 2 (6.67%) Ranorex
1 2 (6.67%) Selenium
1 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (6.67%) TestNG
1 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (43.33%) Automotive
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Publishing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (20.00%) IT Support
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Designer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Coordinator
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Clustering
3 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (13.33%) User Experience
5 3 (10.00%) Animation
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 13 (43.33%) ERP
4 12 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 12 (40.00%) Project Management
5 11 (36.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 11 (36.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 11 (36.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (36.67%) PLM
6 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 9 (30.00%) SDLC
7 7 (23.33%) High Availability
8 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
9 4 (13.33%) Coaching
9 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
9 4 (13.33%) Prototyping
9 4 (13.33%) User Stories
10 3 (10.00%) BDD
10 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (23.33%) CCIE
4 7 (23.33%) MCSE
4 7 (23.33%) VCAP
5 4 (13.33%) CCNA
5 4 (13.33%) MCP
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.00%) MCDST
6 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) COSO
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) NetApp
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Adobe
4 2 (6.67%) Capita
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) hybris
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Infor
5 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau