The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Graduate
Rank 384 394 347
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 16 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.074% 0.049% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.052% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 10
Average daily rate
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£149 £115 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.34% -25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £104 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £174 £216
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £115 £125
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +104.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -4.34%
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19993 21057 19155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.65% 92.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 13823 14428 13062
Average daily rate £450 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 401 395
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in London

Graduate
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Graduate Daily Rate Trend in London

Graduate
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Graduate Hourly Rate Trend in London

Graduate
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 5 £90 -55.00% 18
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Greenford - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Graduate
England

Graduate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Degree
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
8 4 (11.11%) Derivative
8 4 (11.11%) Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) UNIX
9 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
9 3 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 3 (8.33%) Marketing
9 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
10 2 (5.56%) Physics
10 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.56%) Statistics
10 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
10 2 (5.56%) MS Office
10 2 (5.56%) .NET
10 2 (5.56%) Oracle
10 2 (5.56%) VB
10 2 (5.56%) C#

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.78%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (11.11%) Derivative
3 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 3 (8.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (5.56%) Statistics
5 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.56%) Physics
6 1 (2.78%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.78%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.78%) iPhone
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) Analytics
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.78%) Data Management
4 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Release Management
4 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Monte Carlo Method
4 1 (2.78%) Data Entry
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) SOA
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) BCP
4 1 (2.78%) Process Management
4 1 (2.78%) Validation
4 1 (2.78%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VB
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
3 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Tableau
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