The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 183 152 171
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 32 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.48% 0.84% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.90% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 30
Average daily rate £221 £275 £254
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £125 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £216 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-13.50% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6115 5857 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.29% 92.82% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4418 4320 5248
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £277 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 121 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.51 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Junior
London

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Junior Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Junior 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 in their job title.

1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Banking
3 11 (17.74%) SQL
3 11 (17.74%) Project Management
4 9 (14.52%) HTML
5 8 (12.90%) CSS
5 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
5 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
6 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 7 (11.29%) MS Office
6 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (9.68%) XML
7 6 (9.68%) Degree
8 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (8.06%) VBA
8 5 (8.06%) Windows
8 5 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
9 4 (6.45%) Linux
9 4 (6.45%) MS Access
9 4 (6.45%) .NET
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
10 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.84%) Derivative
10 3 (4.84%) Web Development
10 3 (4.84%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Junior 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 5 (8.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.61%) InDesign
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LTE
1 1 (1.61%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (1.61%) GSM
1 1 (1.61%) WCDMA
1 1 (1.61%) FTP
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) MS Access
2 2 (3.23%) MySQL
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 26 (41.94%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Banking
3 8 (12.90%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.84%) Front Office
6 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.23%) Legal
6 2 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (1.61%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.61%) Advertising
7 1 (1.61%) Publishing
7 1 (1.61%) Back Office
7 1 (1.61%) Automotive
7 1 (1.61%) Law
7 1 (1.61%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) HTML
2 8 (12.90%) CSS
3 6 (9.68%) XML
4 4 (6.45%) .NET
4 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) HTML5
5 2 (3.23%) CSS3
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.61%) Django
6 1 (1.61%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.61%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) Mustache
6 1 (1.61%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.61%) LAMP
6 1 (1.61%) WinForms
6 1 (1.61%) J2EE
6 1 (1.61%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.61%) XSLT
6 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Derivative
3 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.23%) Equities
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.61%) Photography
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.61%) Social Media
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Project Management
2 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
2 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
2 3 (4.84%) Web Development
2 3 (4.84%) Change Management
2 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
2 3 (4.84%) ITIL
3 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.23%) OO
3 2 (3.23%) BPR
3 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.23%) Risk Management
3 2 (3.23%) Change Control
3 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.23%) Logistics
4 1 (1.61%) Product Management
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.61%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.74%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.06%) VBA
4 3 (4.84%) C#
4 3 (4.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) VB
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
6 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (1.61%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.61%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.61%) C++
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
6 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) VBScript
6 1 (1.61%) Python
6 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Remedy
2 2 (3.23%) Dell
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Altiris
3 1 (1.61%) Google
3 1 (1.61%) Planview
3 1 (1.61%) Facebook
3 1 (1.61%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.61%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) IBM
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Murex
3 1 (1.61%) Actuate
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