The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Graduate featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
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 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.10 £10.00 £9.50
% change year-on-year
-9.05% +5.26%
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
456 382 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.20% 93.40% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 219 168
Median daily rate £400 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 34
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.19 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Graduate
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Graduate Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Graduate
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Graduate Daily Rate 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 Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Graduate Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5