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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 148 179 196
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate £220 £369 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.33% +22.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £172 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £600 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.00%
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
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) SOQL
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) WPF
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) JDBC
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 1 (14.29%) SOQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 13 days ago