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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 91 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.33% 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £81 £115 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £130 £110
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
Graduate
Tyne and Wear

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
824 491 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.15% 95.16% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 313 330
Median daily rate £325 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 6
Median hourly rate £26.58 £13.00 £11.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.42% +14.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.89 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mockito
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Mockito
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree