Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -9
Contract jobs citing Degree 39 51 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 7.12% 8.40% 4.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.24% 53.13% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 21
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +16.44% -8.18%
10th Percentile £425 £306 £300
90th Percentile £544 £488 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 9
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £31.66 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.20% -22.07%
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.50 £30.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year -13.11% +20.79% -19.69%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 102 96 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 18.61% 15.82% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 52 87
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £222 £306 £258
90th Percentile £575 £512 £568
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 12
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £31.31 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.38% +27.80% -22.07%
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year -40.89% +24.49% -22.07%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Warwickshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Warwickshire

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Warwickshire

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Warwickshire

Degree
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Warwick -1 19 £490 +3.16% 14
Leamington Spa +4 2 - - 3
Rugby +4 2 £380 - 2
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - - 3
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 20 (51.28%) Computer Science
2 15 (38.46%) Mobile App
3 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (35.90%) Remediation Plan
4 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 12 (30.77%) Linux
4 12 (30.77%) Python
5 11 (28.21%) C
5 11 (28.21%) C#
6 10 (25.64%) Java
6 10 (25.64%) SAP
6 10 (25.64%) HTTP
6 10 (25.64%) SNMP
6 10 (25.64%) VPN
6 10 (25.64%) 802.11
6 10 (25.64%) SCADA
6 10 (25.64%) Lua
6 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
6 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) Nessus
6 10 (25.64%) Nmap
6 10 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (25.64%) Ruby
6 10 (25.64%) Open Source
6 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
6 10 (25.64%) Metasploit
6 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
6 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
6 10 (25.64%) OSCE

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 10 (25.64%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (10.26%) SAP GRC
3 2 (5.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (20.51%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (10.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) 802.11
1 10 (25.64%) HTTP
1 10 (25.64%) SNMP
1 10 (25.64%) VPN
2 8 (20.51%) VoIP
2 8 (20.51%) Wireless
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Burp Suite
1 10 (25.64%) Metasploit
2 2 (5.13%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Developer
1 10 (25.64%) Penetration Tester
1 10 (25.64%) Tester
2 6 (15.38%) Remedy Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Data Scientist
5 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (2.56%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) 802.1X
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.56%) EDI
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 10 (25.64%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (25.64%) SCADA
3 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 8 (20.51%) Wiki
4 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.56%) AS400
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Kali Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Computer Science
2 14 (35.90%) Remediation Plan
3 12 (30.77%) Mathematics
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) Cyber Intelligence
4 10 (25.64%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 10 (25.64%) Open Source
4 10 (25.64%) OSINT
4 10 (25.64%) Patch Management
4 10 (25.64%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
4 10 (25.64%) Social Engineering
4 10 (25.64%) Software Delivery
4 10 (25.64%) Threat Intelligence
4 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
5 9 (23.08%) Change Management
5 9 (23.08%) ITSM
5 9 (23.08%) Service Management
6 8 (20.51%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Python
2 11 (28.21%) C
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
3 10 (25.64%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) Lua
3 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
3 10 (25.64%) Ruby
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) OSCE
2 9 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.26%) CISA
3 4 (10.26%) CISM
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CREST Certified
5 2 (5.13%) GPEN
5 2 (5.13%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (5.13%) OSCP
5 2 (5.13%) SANS
5 2 (5.13%) Tigerscheme
6 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 13485
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Nessus
1 10 (25.64%) Nmap
2 2 (5.13%) Ansible
2 2 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) SAP
2 9 (23.08%) BMC
2 9 (23.08%) Remedy
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
5 2 (5.13%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) CA