Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 11 27
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16 -12
Contract jobs citing Degree 38 60 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 6.34% 9.35% 3.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.93% 56.60% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 17
Warwickshire median daily rate £490 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £425 £166 £273
90th Percentile £566 £539 £581
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% +17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate £28.35 £31.00 £28.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.55% +10.50% -10.77%
10th Percentile £21.41 £19.02 £21.12
90th Percentile £30.84 £36.85 £36.39
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.70 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +18.80% -28.57% +11.32%

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 119 106 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 19.87% 16.51% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 78
Warwickshire median daily rate £450 £375 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.09% +8.61%
10th Percentile £313 £169 £290
90th Percentile £573 £560 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +2.91% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 8
Warwickshire median hourly rate £23.50 £29.12 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.29% +85.76% -48.10%
10th Percentile £15.85 £13.45 £13.00
90th Percentile £30.92 £35.85 £25.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.39 £23.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year -20.49% +25.00% -38.15%

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 22 July 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 July 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 +2 20 £490 -4.39% 29
Gaydon -1 4 £575 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -6 2 - - 4
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (39.47%) SQL
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
1 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 14 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (36.84%) Unix
3 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 13 (34.21%) BMC
3 13 (34.21%) Remedy
3 13 (34.21%) Service Management
3 13 (34.21%) ITSM
3 13 (34.21%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (34.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (31.58%) Change Management
4 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 12 (31.58%) CSS
5 10 (26.32%) Automotive
6 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (18.42%) GDPR
7 7 (18.42%) Python
8 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 6 (15.79%) Internet
8 6 (15.79%) Information Security
8 6 (15.79%) Firewall
8 6 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
9 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
9 5 (13.16%) SIEM

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 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.63%) InVision
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.63%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (2.63%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) 3G
2 4 (10.53%) LAN
2 4 (10.53%) LTE
2 4 (10.53%) MPLS
2 4 (10.53%) Network Security
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 4 (10.53%) SNMP
2 4 (10.53%) VLAN
2 4 (10.53%) WAN
3 3 (7.89%) 3GPP
3 3 (7.89%) 4G
3 3 (7.89%) 5G
3 3 (7.89%) 802.11
3 3 (7.89%) FlexRay
4 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) PuTTY
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) Power BI
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.63%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) ClearQuest
1 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
1 1 (2.63%) GitLab
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (26.32%) Automotive
2 5 (13.16%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Remedy Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Applications Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Security Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Web Applications Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.26%) ITSM Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ITSM Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Remedy Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) HTML
2 12 (31.58%) CSS
3 3 (7.89%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.63%) Framer.js
4 1 (2.63%) HTML5
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) OAuth
4 1 (2.63%) OAuth2
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.16%) Infotainment
4 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.53%) User Experience
5 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.63%) PKI
7 1 (2.63%) PMI
7 1 (2.63%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITSM
1 13 (34.21%) Problem-Solving
1 13 (34.21%) Service Management
2 12 (31.58%) Change Management
3 8 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (21.05%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security
4 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.16%) Identity Management
5 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) SIEM
6 4 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (10.53%) Information Governance
6 4 (10.53%) Network Design
6 4 (10.53%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) Python
4 5 (13.16%) Perl
5 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.63%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.63%) VBA
7 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (13.16%) CCNP
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.16%) CISSP
3 4 (10.53%) CCNA
3 4 (10.53%) PhD
3 4 (10.53%) SANS
4 3 (7.89%) Master's Degree
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.63%) CCIE
6 1 (2.63%) CEH
6 1 (2.63%) CISM
6 1 (2.63%) HNC
6 1 (2.63%) HND
6 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) BMC
1 13 (34.21%) Remedy
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau