Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

Academic Degree
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 66 61 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 9.72% 6.85% 3.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 51.16% 31.77% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 48 7
Nottingham median daily rate £425 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +22.22% -8.78%
10th Percentile £340 £307 £268
90th Percentile £515 £564 £390
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 Nottingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Nottingham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 129 192 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 19.00% 21.55% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 142 74
Nottingham median daily rate £425 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.14% +13.54%
10th Percentile £315 £269 £300
90th Percentile £546 £560 £595
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 5
Nottingham median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -29.56% +11.85%
10th Percentile £9.41 £10.03 £12.14
90th Percentile £17.50 £20.91 £28.10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% -25.00% +37.93%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Nottingham

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Nottingham

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Nottingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Nottingham

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Nottingham

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Nottingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 38 (57.58%) Computer Science
2 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (50.00%) Java
4 30 (45.45%) Finance
5 21 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (28.79%) Docker
7 17 (25.76%) C#
8 16 (24.24%) SQL
9 14 (21.21%) HTML
9 14 (21.21%) SDLC
9 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
10 13 (19.70%) Selenium
10 13 (19.70%) Scrum
11 12 (18.18%) Oracle
11 12 (18.18%) OO
11 12 (18.18%) Python
11 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.15%) Web Services
13 10 (15.15%) JSP
13 10 (15.15%) TDD
13 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
14 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.64%) Microservices
14 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
14 9 (13.64%) CSS
14 9 (13.64%) .NET
14 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
14 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (12.12%) DB2

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) JBoss
2 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) Confluence
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.52%) LAN
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) VoIP
4 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) DB2
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.58%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.58%) Redis
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) GIS
4 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Selenium
2 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.12%) JUnit
3 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (10.61%) JDeveloper
4 7 (10.61%) Toad
5 5 (7.58%) Maven
5 5 (7.58%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.03%) JIRA
6 2 (3.03%) JMeter
6 2 (3.03%) QF-Test
6 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Social Science
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Tester
3 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Agile Tester
4 11 (16.67%) Automation Tester
4 11 (16.67%) Developer in Test
4 11 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 11 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
4 11 (16.67%) Test Automation Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Lead Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Lead Java Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Software Tester
7 6 (9.09%) Android Developer
8 5 (7.58%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) ERP Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) iOS Android Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
2 10 (15.15%) JSP
2 10 (15.15%) Web Services
3 9 (13.64%) .NET
3 9 (13.64%) CSS
4 7 (10.61%) JSON
4 7 (10.61%) REST
5 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 6 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (7.58%) CSS3
6 5 (7.58%) HTML5
6 5 (7.58%) Java RMI
6 5 (7.58%) Kafka
6 5 (7.58%) Node.js
6 5 (7.58%) OSGi
6 5 (7.58%) RESTful
7 3 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.58%) iPad
4 5 (7.58%) iPhone
5 2 (3.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.52%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Android
3 5 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.06%) Linux
5 2 (3.03%) Solaris
5 2 (3.03%) Unix
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (57.58%) Computer Science
2 36 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) SDLC
3 14 (21.21%) Test Automation
4 13 (19.70%) Scrum
5 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.18%) OO
6 10 (15.15%) TDD
6 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.64%) Microservices
7 9 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (12.12%) BDD
9 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.61%) ERP
9 7 (10.61%) Information Security
9 7 (10.61%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.61%) Performance Optimisation
9 7 (10.61%) SDET
10 6 (9.09%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (25.76%) C#
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 12 (18.18%) Python
5 9 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.61%) Groovy
6 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.58%) Apple Swift
7 5 (7.58%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.03%) Jython
8 2 (3.03%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.52%) GLSL
9 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) APMP
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) CCNP
4 1 (1.52%) CIMA
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) HND
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) PMO
3 1 (1.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (28.79%) Docker
2 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.03%) SCCM
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.52%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.52%) Xamarin