The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 17 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3  
Contract jobs citing Degree 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 11.39% 3.33% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 60.00% 19.05% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.32% -  
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 Norwich.

Academic & Professional Certification
Norwich
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 15 21 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 18.99% 17.50% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 16
Median daily rate £400 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £206 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.25% -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 Norwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norwich 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 Norwich

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Norwich

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Norwich

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Norwich

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 Norwich region with a requirement for Degree.

1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Psychology
2 7 (53.85%) User Experience
3 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
3 5 (38.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (38.46%) Axure RP
3 5 (38.46%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) NHS
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Informatics
4 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Drupal
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Multivariate Testing
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Power BI
5 1 (7.69%) Case Management
5 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Governance
5 1 (7.69%) InVision
5 1 (7.69%) PMO

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 (7.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Axure RP
1 5 (38.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
1 7 (53.85%) User Experience Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
4 1 (7.69%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) Psychology
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Informatics
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Case Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Multivariate Testing
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Sage