Period
to 24 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Graduate was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 117 135
Rank change year-on-year -33 +18 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Graduate 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.036% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Surrey median daily rate - £95 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -51.28% +44.44%
South East median daily rate £175 £113 £110
% change year-on-year +55.56% +2.27% -18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Surrey median hourly rate - £14.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +23.40% -
South East median hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +36.36% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,633 1,912 2,461
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.54% 95.03% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,850 1,196 1,550
Surrey median daily rate £450 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £275 £175 £263
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 112 114
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -3.45% +18.50%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.61 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.20 £42.00 £58.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%

Graduate
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate in Surrey

Graduate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Graduate in Surrey

Graduate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Graduate in Surrey

Graduate Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Graduate contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Graduate in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Graduate Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree