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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 58 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 16 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.64% 0.25% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.26% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate £220 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £225 £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £13.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-9.70% -1.78%
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
928 1137 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 96.11% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 560 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 8 £194 - 3
High Wycombe - 4 £296 - 1
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 13 (27.08%) Java
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
3 10 (20.83%) Project Management
4 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (16.67%) Linux
5 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 7 (14.58%) Degree
6 7 (14.58%) Introscope
6 7 (14.58%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (14.58%) Apache
6 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (14.58%) CA
6 7 (14.58%) CA Wily
7 6 (12.50%) Remedy
7 6 (12.50%) SQL
8 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.42%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
9 4 (8.33%) Change Control
9 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (8.33%) SLA
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
9 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.33%) MS Office
9 4 (8.33%) GxP
9 4 (8.33%) Computer Science

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
2 7 (14.58%) Apache
2 7 (14.58%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.08%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) ATM
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
2 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Introscope
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) CSS
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) Spring
1 2 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) EDI
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) CMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.17%) zOS
5 1 (2.08%) HPUX
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Project Management
2 8 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 5 (10.42%) Issue Tracking
3 5 (10.42%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (8.33%) Change Control
4 4 (8.33%) Logistics
4 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.33%) Validation
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.25%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) People Management
5 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.17%) Data Entry
6 2 (4.17%) ITIL
6 2 (4.17%) SDLC
6 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.08%) CRM
7 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.08%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) ABAP
4 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.17%) PMP
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) GxP
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) CA
2 6 (12.50%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) ILOG
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Lotus
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Sun