The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 78 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.15% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £198 £105 £140
% change year-on-year
+88.09% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 628 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.49% 94.58% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 411 216
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 12 14
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.98% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.12 £21.19 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Graduate Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Graduate Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree