The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Degree 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 18.52% - 2.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 71.43% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -9.85% +1.42%  

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 Welwyn Garden City.

Academic & Professional Certification
Welwyn Garden City
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 14 3 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 25.93% 4.76% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 8
Median daily rate £550 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +5.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £400 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Welwyn Garden City

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Welwyn Garden City over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Welwyn Garden City

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 26 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Degree.

1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) Flash
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 5 (50.00%) Xerox
1 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) ICMP
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) GCIA
3 2 (20.00%) GCIH
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) CSIRT
3 2 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) NetWitness
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ICMP
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (30.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) Flash
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Wireframes
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Case Management
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Data Munging
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) GCIA
1 2 (20.00%) GCIH
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Adobe
1 5 (50.00%) Xerox
2 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (20.00%) NetWitness
2 2 (20.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk