The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 75 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.44% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £238 £218 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -27.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £191 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.61% -23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Junior
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
946 1149 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.43% 95.99% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 548 682
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 73
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £42.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 3 £238 +35.71% 2
Junior
South East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Issue Tracking
4 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (25.00%) GxP
4 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
6 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (12.50%) CEH
6 2 (12.50%) GCIA
6 2 (12.50%) GCIH
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) GIAC
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) VB
6 2 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (12.50%) CISSP

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
1 1 (6.25%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP XI
1 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Issue Tracking
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
5 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CEH
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) GCIA
2 2 (12.50%) GCIH
2 2 (12.50%) GIAC
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) GxP
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sage