The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 199 188 208
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 9 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 16
Average daily rate
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£248 £288 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.91% +24.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -7.40%
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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 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
5406 5340 6577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.01% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3896 4823
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 89 172
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.11 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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 31 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
5 4 (23.53%) Android
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
5 4 (23.53%) Android Development
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Online Games
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) JIRA
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
1 2 (11.76%) Android Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.76%) Xcode
2 1 (5.88%) NUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) Flash
7 2 (11.76%) JSON
7 2 (11.76%) iOS SDK
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
7 2 (11.76%) Android SDK
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) NHS
1 2 (11.76%) Online Games
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Android Development
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) ActionScript
5 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
5 2 (11.76%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.88%) VBA
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Appcelerator
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
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