The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank - 52 59
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 1.10% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.13% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £225 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+16.00% +19.04%
Junior
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
751 706 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.28% 96.84% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 439 398
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 40
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the Birmingham region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Junior Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Junior 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 Birmingham region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (42.86%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com