The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 37 25
Rank change year-on-year +24 -12  
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.12% 3.04% 5.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.22% 7.53% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 8
Median daily rate £183 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.37% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £325 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +2.30% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year -31.25% +25.58%  

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 Warrington.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warrington
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 18 146 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 18.56% 40.33% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 67 40
Median daily rate £338 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.28% +4.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Warrington

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Warrington over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Warrington

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in Warrington.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 3 (33.33%) H.323
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) HND
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) BGP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) H.323
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
1 3 (33.33%) OSPF
1 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
1 3 (33.33%) VLAN
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Project Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Blog
2 1 (11.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) VMware