Period
to 10 December 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 10 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 24 52
Rank change year-on-year +6 +28 -17
Contract jobs citing Degree 69 61 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.38% 6.22% 3.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.29% 31.12% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 49 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £340 £308 £313
90th Percentile £513 £563 £425
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.75 £30.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year -61.09% -24.50% +14.29%

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 140 196 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 19.02% 19.98% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 144 86
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £269 £300
90th Percentile £538 £560 £578
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £383 £384
% change year-on-year +4.51% -0.26% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 8
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -25.00% +37.93%
10th Percentile £9.41 £10.13 £12.14
90th Percentile £17.50 £20.32 £31.58
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +6 66 £425 +3.03% 52
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 38 (55.07%) Computer Science
2 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (50.72%) Java
4 30 (43.48%) Finance
5 21 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (27.54%) Docker
7 18 (26.09%) SQL
8 17 (24.64%) C#
9 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
10 15 (21.74%) Selenium
11 14 (20.29%) SDLC
11 14 (20.29%) HTML
11 14 (20.29%) Oracle
11 14 (20.29%) OO
12 13 (18.84%) Scrum
12 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
13 12 (17.39%) Python
13 12 (17.39%) Web Services
13 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
15 10 (14.49%) TDD
15 10 (14.49%) JSP
16 9 (13.04%) CSS
16 9 (13.04%) .NET
16 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
16 9 (13.04%) PL/SQL
16 9 (13.04%) Microservices
16 9 (13.04%) Jenkins

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 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) JBoss
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
2 3 (4.35%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
4 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) DB2
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.25%) Redis
3 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Selenium
2 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.59%) JUnit
3 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (10.14%) JDeveloper
4 7 (10.14%) Toad
5 5 (7.25%) Maven
5 5 (7.25%) NetBeans
6 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.90%) JIRA
6 2 (2.90%) JMeter
6 2 (2.90%) QF-Test
6 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Marketing
4 2 (2.90%) Social Science
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 13 (18.84%) Tester
4 12 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Agile Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Agile Tester
5 11 (15.94%) Automation Tester
5 11 (15.94%) Developer in Test
5 11 (15.94%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 11 (15.94%) Selenium Tester
5 11 (15.94%) Test Automation Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Lead Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Software Tester
8 6 (8.70%) Android Developer
9 5 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.25%) ERP Analyst
9 5 (7.25%) iOS Android Developer
9 5 (7.25%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) HTML
2 12 (17.39%) Web Services
3 10 (14.49%) JSP
4 9 (13.04%) .NET
4 9 (13.04%) CSS
5 7 (10.14%) JSON
5 7 (10.14%) REST
6 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (7.25%) CSS3
7 5 (7.25%) HTML5
7 5 (7.25%) Java RMI
7 5 (7.25%) Kafka
7 5 (7.25%) Node.js
7 5 (7.25%) OSGi
7 5 (7.25%) RESTful
8 3 (4.35%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.25%) iPad
4 5 (7.25%) iPhone
5 2 (2.90%) User Experience
6 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.45%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Android
3 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.80%) Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Solaris
5 2 (2.90%) Unix
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Computer Science
2 36 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) Test Automation
4 14 (20.29%) OO
4 14 (20.29%) SDLC
5 13 (18.84%) Scrum
6 12 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (14.49%) TDD
8 10 (14.49%) Unit Testing
9 9 (13.04%) Microservices
10 8 (11.59%) BDD
10 8 (11.59%) Information Security
11 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.14%) ERP
11 7 (10.14%) Integration Testing
11 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 7 (10.14%) Performance Optimisation
11 7 (10.14%) SDET
12 6 (8.70%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) Java
2 18 (26.09%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) C#
4 12 (17.39%) Python
5 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.14%) Groovy
7 5 (7.25%) Apple Swift
7 5 (7.25%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.90%) Jython
8 2 (2.90%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.45%) GLSL
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Master's Degree
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) APMP
4 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) CIMA
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) HND
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) GDPR
2 2 (2.90%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) Docker
2 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.90%) SCCM
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.90%) Remedy
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco
5 1 (1.45%) Google
5 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin