The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.69% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.73% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £159 £138 £103
% change year-on-year
+15.63% +34.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £10.63
% change year-on-year
+87.50% +12.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
564 546 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.76% 93.65% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 278 339
Median daily rate £450 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £160 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £609 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 33
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £6.86 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Graduate Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Graduate
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - - 1
Graduate
East of England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
St Albans
Home Office
Rate: £17,841 (pro rata for 11 months) (Spot rate - London Provincial)
Posted: 9 days ago