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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
London / City of London
Rank 131 137 160
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 17 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.69% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.72% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 20
Median daily rate £175 £295 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.67% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £125 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £361 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £215 £250
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.00 £18.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -39.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £12.67 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.25% -9.53%

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
2772 3062 4915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.03% 95.48% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2195 2417 3762
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 £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 46 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £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 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, 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 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 8 (16.33%) Banking
4 7 (14.29%) Finance
4 7 (14.29%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
6 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.20%) HTML
6 5 (10.20%) CSS
6 5 (10.20%) Python
6 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
6 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.16%) Statistics
7 4 (8.16%) Scala
7 4 (8.16%) Sybase
7 4 (8.16%) Unix
7 4 (8.16%) Windows
7 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.16%) Retail
7 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
8 3 (6.12%) Games
8 3 (6.12%) Project Management
8 3 (6.12%) Active Directory

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 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) Ethereum
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.12%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (2.04%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (2.04%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Wireless
2 1 (2.04%) Broadband
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) LDAP
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.04%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.04%) Blockchain
3 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) QlikView
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
3 1 (2.04%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.33%) Banking
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.16%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
5 3 (6.12%) Games
6 2 (4.08%) Advertising
6 2 (4.08%) Marketing
7 1 (2.04%) Automotive
7 1 (2.04%) Law
7 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
1 5 (10.20%) CSS
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.04%) CSS3
3 1 (2.04%) D3.js
3 1 (2.04%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) J2EE
3 1 (2.04%) JDBC
3 1 (2.04%) JSP
3 1 (2.04%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.04%) SAML
3 1 (2.04%) Swing
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.12%) Spread Betting
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.08%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.08%) Motion Graphics
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Animation
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.04%) Robotics
3 1 (2.04%) STB
3 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.04%) Video Editing
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Unix
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (10.20%) Front End Development
3 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.16%) Statistics
4 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.12%) OO
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) Scrum
5 2 (4.08%) Analytics
5 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Data Ingestion
5 2 (4.08%) Data Management
5 2 (4.08%) ITIL
5 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.08%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (10.20%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) Scala
5 3 (6.12%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) R
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) CIPD
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.04%) PhD
2 1 (2.04%) PMP
2 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Sybase
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) hybris
4 1 (2.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) Remedy
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) SimCorp
4 1 (2.04%) Splunk
4 1 (2.04%) Tableau
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
City of London
Pearson Frank
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago