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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 144 118 140
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.13% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £205 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £190 £138
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +38.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
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
2889 2187 2888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.74% 93.22% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1736 1080 1425
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 209 314
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 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
Hertfordshire - 3 £200 - 3
Norfolk - 1 £300 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £200 - 4
Essex - 1 - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Junior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) WordPress
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) DOM
4 1 (12.50%) XSL
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Erlang
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft