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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 130 149 164
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 30 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.91% 0.44% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.46% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 30
Median daily rate £343 £263 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.47% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £142 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £368 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £230 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
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
3135 3276 5473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.61% 95.68% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2493 2597 4181
Median daily rate £488 £475 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 108
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 12 (25.00%) Finance
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) Banking
4 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.42%) Unix
5 5 (10.42%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (8.33%) Windows
6 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (8.33%) Sybase
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) MS Office
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Games
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) Retail

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 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Project
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (4.17%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) GitHub
2 2 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) LDAP
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.08%) Gradle
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) JUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Maven
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.25%) Games
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
5 1 (2.08%) Law
5 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.17%) JDBC
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) Django
3 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) J2EE
3 1 (2.08%) J2SE
3 1 (2.08%) JSP
3 1 (2.08%) Node.js
3 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.08%) RESTful
3 1 (2.08%) SAML
3 1 (2.08%) Spring
3 1 (2.08%) Swing
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 3 (6.25%) Spread Betting
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
2 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Equities
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Statistics
3 1 (2.08%) STB
3 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Unix
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
3 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
3 3 (6.25%) Migration
3 3 (6.25%) Project Management
3 3 (6.25%) Scrum
3 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.17%) Data Ingestion
4 2 (4.17%) Data Management
4 2 (4.17%) Market Making
4 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.08%) Information Security
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL
5 1 (2.08%) OO
5 1 (2.08%) Web Analytics
5 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (10.42%) Python
4 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.25%) Scala
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) CIPD
2 1 (2.08%) CISSP
2 1 (2.08%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.08%) Ansible
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (8.33%) Sybase
2 3 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Reuters
3 2 (4.17%) SimCorp
4 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Currenex
4 1 (2.08%) FXall
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Optimizely
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
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