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 3 months to 25 June 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.

Academic Degree
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +20 -9  
Contract jobs citing Degree 32 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 11.27% 3.14% 5.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 72.73% 25.86% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Median daily rate £375 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.31% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £234 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £519 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.00 £36.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.32% +25.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.55 £36.50 £28.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.85 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.85% +4.41%  

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 Warwickshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 44 58 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 15.49% 12.13% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 20
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 8
Median hourly rate £31.00 £15.43 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.97% -46.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £13.00 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.30 £15.43 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +11 13 £540 +52.11% 4
Leamington Spa - 9 £375 - 4
Atherstone - 2 £338 - 1
Gaydon +2 1 - - 2
Rugby - 1 - -
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 24 (32.00%) Project Management
2 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
3 16 (21.33%) Automotive
4 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.33%) TOGAF
4 13 (17.33%) Network Security
5 12 (16.00%) Finance
5 12 (16.00%) Change Management
6 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
7 10 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (13.33%) IT Strategy
7 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (13.33%) Migration
7 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.00%) ITIL
8 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.00%) Electronics
8 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
9 8 (10.67%) TDD
9 8 (10.67%) Functional Testing
9 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
9 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.67%) Java
10 7 (9.33%) Linux
10 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
10 7 (9.33%) Programme Governance

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 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.67%) JBoss
2 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.67%) WildFly
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.67%) Simulink
4 1 (1.33%) 3ds Max
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.33%) Maya
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.33%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) Network Security
2 4 (5.33%) SAN
3 3 (4.00%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) Intranet
4 2 (2.67%) FlexRay
4 2 (2.67%) WLAN
5 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.33%) LAN
5 1 (1.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.67%) Big Data
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mart
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) Informix
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (2.67%) Hudson
2 2 (2.67%) JBehave
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) JUnit
2 2 (2.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (21.33%) Automotive
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 9 (12.00%) Electronics
4 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Local Government
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Developer
2 12 (16.00%) Architect
3 7 (9.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Head of Architecture
5 5 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Information Officer
7 3 (4.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.00%) QA Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Digital Developer
8 2 (2.67%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Transformation Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
2 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.00%) CSS
2 6 (8.00%) HTML
2 6 (8.00%) J2EE
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) Ajax
3 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.00%) Classic ASP
3 3 (4.00%) jQuery
3 3 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (4.00%) Web Services
4 2 (2.67%) HornetQ
4 2 (2.67%) Java EE
4 2 (2.67%) JAX-RS
4 2 (2.67%) JMS
4 2 (2.67%) RESTEasy
4 2 (2.67%) RESTful
4 2 (2.67%) Spring
4 2 (2.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.67%) User Experience
6 3 (4.00%) NHS
7 2 (2.67%) CLARiiON
7 2 (2.67%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (2.67%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.67%) SCADA
7 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.67%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (1.33%) Animation
8 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.33%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.33%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) Project Management
2 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.33%) TOGAF
3 12 (16.00%) Change Management
4 10 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (13.33%) IT Strategy
4 10 (13.33%) Migration
4 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.00%) ITIL
5 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (10.67%) Functional Testing
6 8 (10.67%) TDD
7 7 (9.33%) Programme Governance
7 7 (9.33%) Risk Management
7 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 5 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.67%) Java
3 6 (8.00%) SQL
4 3 (4.00%) C#
4 3 (4.00%) PHP
4 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (2.67%) Scala
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Master's Degree
2 3 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.00%) PMP
2 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (2.67%) CEH
3 2 (2.67%) GIAC
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.33%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.33%) Basel II
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 26262
3 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
1 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.67%) Snort
1 2 (2.67%) SRDF
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (2.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (2.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) IBM
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) HP
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco
5 3 (4.00%) Dell
5 3 (4.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
6 2 (2.67%) NetApp
6 2 (2.67%) SAP
6 2 (2.67%) Teradata
6 2 (2.67%) Veritas
7 1 (1.33%) Alias
7 1 (1.33%) Ariba
7 1 (1.33%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.33%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.33%) MathWorks
7 1 (1.33%) NCR
7 1 (1.33%) QNX
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