The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 151 158 167
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 21 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.66% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 23
Median daily rate £263 £260 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £158 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £341 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £223 £216 £213
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.13 £12.50 £10.53
% change year-on-year
+21.00% +18.68%
Junior
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
3278 4409 5551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.01% 95.19% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2605 3474 4063
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
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
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Junior
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 across the City of London region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Junior
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 across the City of London region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Junior 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 in the job title.

1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) Banking
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) Unix
6 4 (9.76%) Linux
6 4 (9.76%) Python
7 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
7 3 (7.32%) Node.js
7 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.32%) Windows
7 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.32%) MySQL
7 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Bloomberg
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) RESTful
7 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
7 3 (7.32%) Degree
7 3 (7.32%) Scrum
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Management
8 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) SimCorp
8 2 (4.88%) Eagle PACE

Junior 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 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (4.88%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.44%) Gradle
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) JUnit
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
1 3 (7.32%) Node.js
1 3 (7.32%) RESTful
2 2 (4.88%) JDBC
3 1 (2.44%) Django
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) J2SE
3 1 (2.44%) JSP
3 1 (2.44%) SAML
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) Swing
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
1 3 (7.32%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) Equities
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
2 3 (7.32%) Migration
2 3 (7.32%) Project Management
2 3 (7.32%) Scrum
3 2 (4.88%) Business Analysis
3 2 (4.88%) Data Management
3 2 (4.88%) Market Making
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.44%) Budget Control
4 1 (2.44%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (2.44%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.44%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) High Availability
4 1 (2.44%) Product Management
4 1 (2.44%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.44%) Test Strategy
4 1 (2.44%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Java
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.76%) Perl
4 4 (9.76%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
2 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.32%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.88%) Reuters
3 2 (4.88%) SimCorp
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Currenex
4 1 (2.44%) FXall
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Sybase
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