Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Graduate was £73 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Graduate
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 149 98
Rank change year-on-year +58 -51 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.23% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £73 £84 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.43% -51.71% -
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £73 £84 £173
% change year-on-year -13.43% -51.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 814 2060 1317
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 91.07% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 1501 864
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £380 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.55% +6.73%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £250
90th Percentile £550 £518 £590
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 95 73
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +37.50% +24.38%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.58 £11.34
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.98 £36.85
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.29 £27.00 £19.35
% change year-on-year -35.96% +39.53% +26.89%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Graduate in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Graduate in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Graduate in Newcastle upon Tyne

Graduate Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet