The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 121 122 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.085% 0.12% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.12% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £88 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £175 £213
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.00%
Junior Developer
England

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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2238 2424 2306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.48% 96.50% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1424 1258
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 227 242
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Junior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £88 - 8
Suffolk +7 1 - -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) UX Design
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (50.00%) LESS
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (50.00%) Social Media
4 4 (50.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
4 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) SMACSS
4 4 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) Adobe
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Multimedia
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) LESS
2 4 (50.00%) Sass
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Content Management
1 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Email Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (50.00%) SMACSS
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) Use Case
1 4 (50.00%) UX Design
1 4 (50.00%) Web Design
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe