The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 85 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.33% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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£244 £150 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £225 £225
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £10.10 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 - £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 - £99.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.53 £12.75 £15.14
% change year-on-year
-17.39% -15.75%
Junior
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1472 1519 1470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.82% 92.85% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 761 651
Average daily rate £350 £316 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 103 135
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £50.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior across the East Midlands region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the East Midlands region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 3 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £375 - 4
Lincolnshire +8 2 £150 -
Leicestershire +3 1 £288 +130.00% 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) MS Access
4 2 (10.53%) Intranet
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
5 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) CRISC
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.26%) RACF

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) Sass
2 1 (5.26%) XHTML
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C#
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CRISC
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) RACF
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco