The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 5.56% - 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.34% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -21.77% +11.32%  

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 Salford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Salford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 0 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 53.70% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.31% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.53% +44.44%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Salford region with a requirement for Degree.

1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (22.22%) IPTV
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
3 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Operational Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SOC Manager
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) GStreamer
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) IPTV
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft