The table below looks at the statistics for the Graduate role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Graduate in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank 50 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.21% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £105 £140 £115
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.22%
Graduate
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
450 329 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.75% 95.92% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 207 184
Average daily rate £380 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 29
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.79 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.33% +37.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Graduate in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Graduate
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Graduate Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Graduate
Top 7 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS

Graduate
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Graduate in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Graduate in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript