The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
Rank - 27 24
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York - 1.01% 4.63%
As % of the Qualifications category - 25.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
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 - - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -35.29% +32.81%  

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 York.

Academic & Professional Certification
York
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 12 4 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 18.46% 4.04% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 32
Median daily rate £475 £433 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.82% +7.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £399 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £467 £425
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 - - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in York

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in York