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 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 141 169 151
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 23 42 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.71% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.75% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 36
Median daily rate £215 £265 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.86% +10.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £136 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +28.57%
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
3257 5619 5464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.51% 94.87% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4360 3966
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 91 95
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 £25.34 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 July 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 25 July 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 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Java
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Banking
5 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) Perl
6 4 (8.16%) HTML
6 4 (8.16%) Python
6 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.16%) Google
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Spring
7 3 (6.12%) Marketing
7 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (6.12%) Linux
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.12%) Windows
7 3 (6.12%) C#
7 3 (6.12%) MySQL
7 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
7 3 (6.12%) Node.js
7 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.12%) RESTful

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%) Jetty
2 1 (2.04%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) AdWords
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.04%) QlikView
2 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Ant
1 1 (2.04%) Hudson
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.04%) Subversion
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (34.69%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.08%) Front Office
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) Node.js
2 3 (6.12%) RESTful
2 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) CSS3
3 2 (4.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) NancyFx
4 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.08%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.08%) Social Media
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Fintech
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.08%) Unix
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
1 4 (8.16%) Project Management
2 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
2 3 (6.12%) Migration
2 3 (6.12%) TDD
3 2 (4.08%) Analytics
3 2 (4.08%) Data Analytics
3 2 (4.08%) Data Validation
3 2 (4.08%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (4.08%) MVC
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
3 2 (4.08%) Scrum
3 2 (4.08%) SDLC
3 2 (4.08%) Social Media Monitoring
3 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (4.08%) Validation
3 2 (4.08%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) Perl
4 4 (8.16%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PHP
6 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (8.16%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) Crimson Hexagon
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Solace
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
City of London
ECOM
Rate: £120 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago