The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 £109 £105
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.19 £10.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.26%
Graduate
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 69 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.49% 92.00% 88.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 41 47
Median daily rate £325 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £95 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £543 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Graduate
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Graduate Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland