Period
to 18 March 2019

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 18 March 2019 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
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 14 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Degree 49 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 9.57% 8.62% 8.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 49.49% 41.32% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 26
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £475 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +21.79% -1.27%
10th Percentile £397 £322 £244
90th Percentile £590 £564 £519
West Midlands median daily rate £480 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +19.88% +14.29% -10.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 13
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £29.70 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.22% +22.50%
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year +62.16% +13.27% -30.00%

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 99 121 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 19.34% 20.86% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 81
Warwickshire median daily rate £500 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +11.84% -10.06%
10th Percentile £305 £273 £255
90th Percentile £558 £550 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £389
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.11% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 18
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £26.42 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.82% +24.94%
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.25 £29.95 £24.50
% change year-on-year -2.35% +22.26% +23.71%

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 18 March 2019.

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 18 March 2019. 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 31 £525 +10.53% 4
Leamington Spa +1 1 £275 +10.00% 4
Nuneaton +1 1 £450 - 2
Degree
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, 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 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (34.69%) Project Management
4 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 14 (28.57%) Finance
5 14 (28.57%) Migration
6 13 (26.53%) Python
6 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (24.49%) Remediation Plan
7 12 (24.49%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (24.49%) Linux
7 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
8 11 (22.45%) C#
8 11 (22.45%) Java
8 11 (22.45%) SNMP
8 11 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (22.45%) Security Architecture
9 10 (20.41%) Open Source
9 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
9 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
9 10 (20.41%) Metasploit
9 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
9 10 (20.41%) OSCE
9 10 (20.41%) OpenStack
9 10 (20.41%) Cyber Intelligence
9 10 (20.41%) Threat Intelligence
9 10 (20.41%) Software Delivery

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 (20.41%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.08%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) SNMP
2 10 (20.41%) 802.11
2 10 (20.41%) HTTP
2 10 (20.41%) VPN
3 8 (16.33%) VoIP
3 8 (16.33%) Wireless
4 3 (6.12%) MPLS
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) Junos
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) SMS
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
6 1 (2.04%) VLAN
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Burp Suite
1 10 (20.41%) Metasploit
2 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.04%) gulp
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) TestPartner
3 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Games
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Architect
1 10 (20.41%) Penetration Tester
1 10 (20.41%) Tester
2 7 (14.29%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Business Process Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Process Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Design Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (4.08%) Release Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS
3 1 (2.04%) CSS3
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) React
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 12 (24.49%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (20.41%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (20.41%) SCADA
5 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
5 8 (16.33%) Wiki
6 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
7 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.08%) CMDB
7 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
8 1 (2.04%) CCTV
8 1 (2.04%) FMCG
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) Computer Science
3 17 (34.69%) Project Management
4 14 (28.57%) Migration
5 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
5 12 (24.49%) Remediation Plan
6 11 (22.45%) Security Architecture
7 10 (20.41%) Cyber Intelligence
7 10 (20.41%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 10 (20.41%) Open Source
7 10 (20.41%) OSINT
7 10 (20.41%) Patch Management
7 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (20.41%) Social Engineering
7 10 (20.41%) Software Delivery
7 10 (20.41%) Threat Intelligence
7 10 (20.41%) Waterfall
8 8 (16.33%) Security Operations
8 8 (16.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) Python
2 11 (22.45%) C#
2 11 (22.45%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
3 10 (20.41%) C
3 10 (20.41%) Lua
3 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
3 10 (20.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) SQL
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (20.41%) OSCE
3 3 (6.12%) CCNP
3 3 (6.12%) CISA
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.12%) SANS
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) CISM
4 2 (4.08%) CREST Certified
4 2 (4.08%) GPEN
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
4 2 (4.08%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (4.08%) OSCP
4 2 (4.08%) Tigerscheme
5 1 (2.04%) CGEIT
5 1 (2.04%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) CRISC
5 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Nessus
1 10 (20.41%) Nmap
2 5 (10.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.12%) Ansible
3 3 (6.12%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.08%) Netcool
4 2 (4.08%) TeMIP
4 2 (4.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.16%) Nokia
3 4 (8.16%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) BMC
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Juniper
4 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos