The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Walsall with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 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
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 7
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Walsall 4.76% - 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +2.63% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -31.40% +27.22%  

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 Walsall.

Academic & Professional Certification
Walsall
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 4.76% 15.38% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £380 £358 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Walsall

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Degree.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) OBIEE Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle