The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Graduate Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graduate Software Engineer
UK
Rank 585 628 -
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £175 £191 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £191 -
% change year-on-year
-8.49% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Graduate Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

Graduate Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the UK.

Graduate Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the UK.

Graduate Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Graduate Software Engineer
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 2 £175 - 14
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £175 -
North East - 1 £175 -
North West - 1 - - 2
Tyne and Wear - 1 £175 -

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Wonderware InTouch
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Wonderware
4 Pentonville Road - London
Ticketmaster
Rate: £17,000
Posted: 3 days ago