Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 October 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.

Academic Degree
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Degree 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.08% 5.23% 7.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 50.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £356 £198 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +80.38% -52.98% +20.00%
10th Percentile £317 £88 £368
90th Percentile £411 £431 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £356 £252 £405
% change year-on-year +41.37% -37.78% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 6.25% 10.46% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £388 £325 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -18.24% +13.57%
10th Percentile £257 £88 £331
90th Percentile £475 £503 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £340 £325 £348
% change year-on-year +4.62% -6.47% +15.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - £13.50
Staffordshire median hourly rate £28.88 £46.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -37.23% +240.74% -28.95%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Stoke-on-Trent

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Complex ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Complex ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau