The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Junior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 167 181 197
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
Median daily rate £280 £270 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £315 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £143 £200
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £10.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+110.00% -13.04%
Junior Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3241 4480 5551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.93% 95.14% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 3533 4061
Median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 68 112
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Junior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Junior Developer 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 City of London region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Node.js
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
5 2 (22.22%) JDBC
6 1 (11.11%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Swing
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Maven
6 1 (11.11%) Sybase
6 1 (11.11%) JUnit
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) J2SE

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (22.22%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) Django
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) J2SE
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) SAML
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Swing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Equities
2 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Isomorphic JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) Market Making
1 1 (11.11%) OOD
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £451 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 4 days ago