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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 32 26
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6  
Contract jobs citing Degree 14 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.71% 1.36% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.79% 9.38% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £200 £200 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -37.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £200 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -  

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 Northampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Northampton
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 47 32 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 19.18% 14.48% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 32 47
Median daily rate £375 £375 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £145 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £10.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 28 June 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 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL V3
3 9 (47.37%) Data Loss Prevention
3 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
3 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (42.11%) Automotive
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
5 7 (36.84%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
6 6 (31.58%) SDLC
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (21.05%) MCSE
7 4 (21.05%) Clustering
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (21.05%) High Availability
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) MCDST

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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 8 (42.11%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Copywriter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) JSON
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) PMI
5 1 (5.26%) iPad
5 1 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL V3
3 9 (47.37%) Data Loss Prevention
3 9 (47.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 6 (31.58%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) High Availability
8 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Coaching
8 3 (15.79%) ERP
8 3 (15.79%) PLM
9 2 (10.53%) CAD
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (21.05%) MCSE
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.79%) MCDST
6 2 (10.53%) CCIE
6 2 (10.53%) CCNA
6 2 (10.53%) MCP
6 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (10.53%) VCAP
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) COSO
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
6 1 (5.26%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) WSO2
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