The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 75 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.67% 0.72% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.79% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £210 £263 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% -14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £143 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £407 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £162.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1129 762 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.08% 91.37% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 414 489
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 73 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.20 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Junior
South East

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -14 7 £210 -20.07% 4
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (42.11%) Project Management
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) MS Project
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) SLA
5 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (5.26%) SCCM
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM
7 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
7 1 (5.26%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Project
2 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) PowerCenter
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) UNIX
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) ABAP
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Informatica