The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 72 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 22 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.61% 0.59% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.63% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Average daily rate
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£200 £275 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +120.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £275 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £275 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £213 £220
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +74.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £10.57 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+18.31% -11.95%
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
1280 1106 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.57% 92.79% 92.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 616 508
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 45 68
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £20.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 17 £188 -31.81% 8
High Wycombe -1 1 £230 -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
4 5 (17.86%) Windows
4 5 (17.86%) Remedy
5 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) MS Office
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Spanish Language
5 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.71%) CA Wily
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Validation
6 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (10.71%) VBA
6 3 (10.71%) CA
6 3 (10.71%) ILOG
6 3 (10.71%) zOS
6 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Apache
6 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
6 3 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (10.71%) Introscope

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Introscope
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Spanish Language
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) SAP XI
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) zOS
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) HPUX
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
1 4 (14.29%) Migration
1 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
2 3 (10.71%) Validation
3 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Change Control
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.57%) People Management
4 1 (3.57%) Microservices
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VBA
4 1 (3.57%) ABAP
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Remedy
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) CA
3 3 (10.71%) ILOG
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix