The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / East Midlands
Rank - 98 93
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £210
UK excluding London median daily rate £198 £100 £140
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+41.66% +4.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1407 1525 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.91% 95.55% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 881 779
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 69 96
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.13 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -2.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Graduate in the job title.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Graduate
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Graduate across the East Midlands region.

Graduate Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Graduate
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Graduate across the East Midlands region.

Graduate Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Graduate Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Graduate contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
2 5 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (83.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Cleansing
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle