The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -25.37%
Junior Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
887 737 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.30% 94.13% 91.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 396 287
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £509 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 54 44
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £32.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% -53.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Junior Developer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) XHTML
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) XHTML
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Android Development
1 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Objective-C