Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Master's Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 7 December 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.

Master's Degree
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 77 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +14 +49
Contract jobs citing Master's Degree 2 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.28% 1.05% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.93% 3.47% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £275 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.17% +26.32% +69.64%
North East median daily rate £275 £600 £475
% change year-on-year -54.17% +26.32% +69.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Master's 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 216 288 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.75% 30.38% 34.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 208 253
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £185 £300 £275
90th Percentile £528 £579 £529
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 14
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £39.69 £18.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.57% -56.48% +51.79%
10th Percentile £24.34 £12.38 £10.58
90th Percentile £53.70 £35.00 £50.00
North East median hourly rate £19.72 £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +46.07% -68.24% +57.41%

Master's Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Master's Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Master's Degree in Tyne and Wear

Master's Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Master's Degree in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Master's Degree in Tyne and Wear

Master's Degree
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Master's Degree within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 7 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +11 2 £275 -56.00%
Master's Degree
North East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Master's 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Master's Degree.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification

Master's Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft