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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior Developer
London / City of London
Rank 147 144 183
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 6 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £175 £235 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% -43.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £163 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £351 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £150 £175
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.11%

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
2798 3003 4907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.88% 95.67% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2222 2369 3765
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 74
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +11.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, 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 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) Sybase
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Games
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (20.00%) GitHub
4 3 (20.00%) Spread Betting
4 3 (20.00%) Scala
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Advertising
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Django
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) JDBC
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
4 1 (6.67%) Swing
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Code Coverage
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.67%) Email Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Sybase
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Blue Prism
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) SAP