The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 East Midlands 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 92 86 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 6 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.38% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.41% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Average daily rate £248 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £216 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-13.50% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £14.06 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1518 1205 1308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.76% 91.84% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 577 626
Average daily rate £320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £213 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 137 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.41 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Junior
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 4 £275 - 4
Leicestershire -14 1 £120 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £245 - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 2
Derbyshire - - - - 2
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
3 1 (7.69%) Primavera
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
1 1 (7.69%) Sass
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) SEO
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Benchmarking
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Primavera