The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Surrey / Woking
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Degree 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 5.19% 2.08% 5.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.53% 5.26% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £403 - £294
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £385 £375
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.44 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year -31.40% +25.58%  

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 Woking.

Academic & Professional Certification
Woking
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17 19 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 22.08% 39.58% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 6
Median daily rate £380 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +63.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £338 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £550 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking 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 Woking

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Woking

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Woking

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Woking region with a requirement for Degree.

1 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) NFC
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) FlexRay
2 1 (16.67%) ISO26262
2 1 (16.67%) MISRA
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Solid Edge
2 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) IEC 61508
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Biotechnology
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 1 (16.67%) CATIA

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (16.67%) CATIA
1 1 (16.67%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 2 (33.33%) NFC
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) FlexRay
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Biotechnology
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) QMS
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GxP
1 1 (16.67%) IEC 61508
1 1 (16.67%) ISO26262
1 1 (16.67%) MISRA
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) EMC