Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 30 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing Degree 36 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 5.99% 5.82% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.51% 30.81% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £490 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% +14.29% -21.13%
10th Percentile £316 £218 £300
90th Percentile £543 £613 £440
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -5.68% +0.06% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £20.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.79% +33.97% +132.22%
10th Percentile £20.25 £22.05 £20.18
90th Percentile £20.75 £35.95 £21.62
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £28.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -43.37% -20.00% +218.18%

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 122 185 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 20.30% 18.88% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 138 56
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £163 £254 £291
90th Percentile £645 £589 £526
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -5.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.25 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.00% +25.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.18 £15.35 £10.38
90th Percentile £21.69 £41.50 £22.94
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year -30.00% +25.39% +19.03%

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 25 April 2019.

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
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 25 April 2019. 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 0 33 £490 +18.79% 10
Degree
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Java
3 18 (50.00%) Windows
4 17 (47.22%) Web Services
5 16 (44.44%) SQL
6 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 15 (41.67%) Linux
6 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 15 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 14 (38.89%) Finance
8 11 (30.56%) XSD
8 11 (30.56%) XSLT
8 11 (30.56%) JBoss
8 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
8 11 (30.56%) ETL
8 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 11 (30.56%) HTML
8 11 (30.56%) CSS
8 11 (30.56%) JSP
8 11 (30.56%) Struts
8 11 (30.56%) DB2
8 11 (30.56%) JUnit
8 11 (30.56%) Spring
8 11 (30.56%) Maven
8 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
8 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
8 11 (30.56%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (30.56%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (30.56%) Technical Debt
9 8 (22.22%) Technical Leadership

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 11 (30.56%) JBoss
1 11 (30.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
1 2 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) DB2
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) Impala
3 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) JUnit
1 11 (30.56%) Maven
2 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) GitLab
5 1 (2.78%) Gradle
5 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Lead Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.33%) AWS Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Web Services
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
3 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
3 11 (30.56%) HTML
3 11 (30.56%) JSP
3 11 (30.56%) Spring
3 11 (30.56%) Struts
3 11 (30.56%) XSD
3 11 (30.56%) XSLT
4 3 (8.33%) JSON
4 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) OAuth
5 2 (5.56%) SAML
5 2 (5.56%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
6 1 (2.78%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 3 (8.33%) iPhone
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.78%) Handset
5 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Android
4 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 15 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 11 (30.56%) Customer Requirements
3 11 (30.56%) ETL
3 11 (30.56%) Technical Debt
3 11 (30.56%) Translating Business Requirements
3 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
4 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (19.44%) Microservices
6 5 (13.89%) OO
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
7 4 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (11.11%) Time Management
8 3 (8.33%) Android Development
8 3 (8.33%) SDET
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 3 (8.33%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) Kotlin
6 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CEH
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.78%) HND
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.78%) Oozie
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) QRadar
2 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) ForgeRock
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Veracode
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco