The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
England / London
Rank 390 403 402
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 19 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.081% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.085% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Median daily rate £125 £125 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £76 £110 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £163
UK excluding London median daily rate £159 £138 £116
% change year-on-year
+15.63% +18.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £93.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +710.86%
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 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
18459 19969 20051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13205 14056 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 312 347
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Graduate across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Graduate Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate within the London region over the 3 months to 20 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
City of London -3 2 £105 -53.33% 13
Croydon -8 1 - -
Graduate
England

Graduate Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 15 (31.91%) Finance
3 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
4 8 (17.02%) MS Office
4 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.64%) CMS
6 5 (10.64%) SQL
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
6 5 (10.64%) Banking
7 4 (8.51%) STB
7 4 (8.51%) Marketing
7 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
7 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
7 4 (8.51%) Python
7 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (8.51%) Coaching
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
8 3 (6.38%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
8 3 (6.38%) VBA
8 3 (6.38%) C#
8 3 (6.38%) Internet
8 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
8 3 (6.38%) Retail
9 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) CMS
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (6.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
3 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Redis
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (31.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.13%) Front Office
6 1 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) German Language
6 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) CSS
1 2 (4.26%) Django
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.64%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.51%) STB
5 2 (4.26%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.13%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (2.13%) Chemistry
6 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.13%) Physics
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.13%) Video Editing
6 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Android
1 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.51%) Coaching
2 3 (6.38%) Migration
2 3 (6.38%) Service Management
3 2 (4.26%) Analytics
3 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
3 2 (4.26%) Data Entry
3 2 (4.26%) Data Governance
3 2 (4.26%) Information Security
3 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
3 2 (4.26%) IT Audit
3 2 (4.26%) ITSM
3 2 (4.26%) Project Management
4 1 (2.13%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) Front End Development
4 1 (2.13%) Infographics
4 1 (2.13%) Line Management
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Development
4 1 (2.13%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) Python
3 3 (6.38%) C#
3 3 (6.38%) VBA
4 2 (4.26%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) CISMP
2 2 (4.26%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) WorldPay
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