The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northamptonshire region that had Graduate Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Software Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Graduate Software Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
357 351 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.45% 96.43% 98.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 239 233
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £10.20 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £19.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Graduate Software Engineer 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft