The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 65 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.60% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £275 £279 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.34% +39.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £232 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £326 £214
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £216
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £51.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
Junior
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
848 828 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 94.52% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 590 583
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 38
Average hourly rate £32.50 £18.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.08% +5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £95.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title.

1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) WordPress
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Case Management
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region that cited Junior in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Junior in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Case Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP