Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 October 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 +1
Contract jobs citing Degree 62 60 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.71% 6.56% 4.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.27% 36.14% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 17
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £328 £300 £313
90th Percentile £510 £560 £603
East Midlands median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.06% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -31.43% -
10th Percentile £8.65 £12.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £21.46 £12.00 £18.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.75 £50.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -76.50% +53.85% -18.75%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 134 166 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 18.82% 18.16% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 118 108
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% -7.35% +8.97%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £293
90th Percentile £538 £560 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £392
% change year-on-year +3.23% -1.15% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £8.90 £10.03 £12.14
90th Percentile £18.63 £16.82 £33.63
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year - +1.45% -1.43%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Nottinghamshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Nottinghamshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Nottinghamshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Nottinghamshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Nottinghamshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Nottingham +3 59 £425 -5.56% 55
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 32 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.32%) Finance
4 22 (35.48%) Java
5 17 (27.42%) C#
6 16 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 13 (20.97%) HTML
7 13 (20.97%) SQL
7 13 (20.97%) Scrum
7 13 (20.97%) Docker
8 12 (19.35%) SDLC
8 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
8 12 (19.35%) Oracle
8 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 11 (17.74%) TDD
9 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
10 10 (16.13%) Selenium
10 10 (16.13%) Information Security
10 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.13%) .NET
11 8 (12.90%) MVC
11 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
11 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
11 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.90%) OO
11 8 (12.90%) Python
11 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.90%) Microservices

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (8.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Confluence
2 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (1.61%) Network Security
4 1 (1.61%) VoIP
4 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) Redis
2 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) DB2
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Selenium
2 7 (11.29%) JDeveloper
2 7 (11.29%) Toad
3 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.45%) JUnit
4 4 (6.45%) NetBeans
4 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.84%) JIRA
6 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.23%) JMeter
6 2 (3.23%) Maven
6 2 (3.23%) QF-Test
6 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (40.32%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Social Science
5 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Analyst
3 9 (14.52%) Tester
4 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Developer in Test
5 7 (11.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Selenium Tester
5 7 (11.29%) Test Automation Developer
6 5 (8.06%) ERP Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Java Automation Tester
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) HTML
2 10 (16.13%) .NET
3 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET
3 8 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (11.29%) JSP
4 7 (11.29%) Node.js
4 7 (11.29%) Web Services
5 6 (9.68%) REST
6 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 5 (8.06%) Kafka
7 4 (6.45%) CSS3
7 4 (6.45%) HTML5
7 4 (6.45%) Java RMI
7 4 (6.45%) JSON
7 4 (6.45%) OSGi
8 2 (3.23%) iOS SDK
8 2 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 32 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
4 2 (3.23%) iPhone
4 2 (3.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.61%) GPGPU
5 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Android
2 3 (4.84%) Unix
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Solaris
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Scrum
3 12 (19.35%) SDLC
3 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
4 11 (17.74%) TDD
4 11 (17.74%) Test Automation
5 10 (16.13%) Information Security
6 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) Microservices
6 8 (12.90%) MVC
6 8 (12.90%) OO
6 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (12.90%) SOLID
7 7 (11.29%) BDD
7 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.29%) ERP
7 7 (11.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 7 (11.29%) Integration Testing
7 7 (11.29%) OWASP
7 7 (11.29%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.90%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) Groovy
7 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.23%) Jython
7 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) GLSL
8 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Master's Degree
3 4 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) APMP
5 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) CIMA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) GDPR
2 2 (3.23%) PMO
2 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 12 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 2 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.23%) Remedy
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco
4 1 (1.61%) Google
4 1 (1.61%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.61%) Splunk
4 1 (1.61%) Xamarin