Here at Milkround, we’re constantly looking to better understand the youth market. With so many trends changing the way that students and graduates look for work, making sure employers know the best way of reaching, engaging and attracting candidates is at the core of our mission.
Our chatty audience is always looking to share their opinion, and so we can always get these questions answered. Below you can find downloadable reports of the recent research we have conducted.
Student & Graduate Candidate Compass Report, July 2019
For 2019, we had over 7,000 students and graduates take our survey, where we gained insight into the minds of those entering the working world. We focused on: career confidence, career expectations, company culture, mental health, whether students feel that employers are being diverse in their recruitment processes and much more!
Milkround Brochure 2018
Download our brochure, where we share our current audience demographics along with how our unique job-matching technology ensures the top talent apply for your roles.
Student and Graduate Candidate Compass Report, June 2018
This year we surveyed over 5,700 students and graduates, asking them about their opinions of the so-called “graduate skills gap”, salary expectations and application processes. There was a strong emphasis around gender disparities and mental health, topics both highly relevant in current news. We offered recommendations along the way which are also cited in the downloadable version found here.
Student and Graduate Candidate Compass Report, August 2017
This year, our Student & Graduate Career Confidence Survey focused on reneging job offers, the gender pay gap, social mobility and salary expectations. With over 5,000 respondents, we received key insights into the graduate market.
What can employers do to ensure they have a recruitment process that allows for a diverse range of applicants? And how can you keep your applicants engaged throughout the recruitment cycle?
Student and Graduate Career Confidence Report, July 2016
Now in its fifth consecutive year, The Milkround Student & Graduate Career Confidence Survey measures how confident university students and graduates feel about their career prospects in an ever-evolving graduate job market. Covering topics such as assessing candidate resilience and video interviewing, we keep up with the trends in graduate recruitment.
Opportunities for Women in STEM, April 2016
Milkround & SMRS
Many graduate and apprenticeship employers face a challenge year-on-year to fill positions and meet their diversity targets. This study takes a look at STEM careers by exploring the opinions of three key groups, school leavers, university students, and graduates – allowing us to compare and contrast different views across different age groups and genders.
Degrees to Careers, October 2015
Milkround & Ri5
We partnered with agency resource Ri5 to investigate trends in graduate careers. We wanted to find out the correlation between graduate degree sectors and graduate job industries. Do graduates tend to pursue a career in their degree sector?
School Leaver Career Confidence Report, July 2015
Every year, Milkround School Leavers produces a report on School Leaver Career Confidence in the UK, in an attempt to find out what influences school leavers, and how their feel about their career prospects. Over 2,500 school leavers share their opinions in this research.
Student and Graduate Career Confidence Report, May 2015
Now in its fourth consecutive year, The Milkround Student & Graduate Career Confidence Survey measures how confident university students and graduates feel about their career prospects in an ever-evolving graduate job market. With these findings, we’re able to gain a better understanding of the most concerning topics among our users, and pre-emptively provide advice and information for candidates on Milkround.com that will assist them in their quest to find the perfect graduate role.