The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
England / East of England
Rank 104 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 16 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.27% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Median daily rate £325 £110 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -54.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £110 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £110 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £239 £228
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £12.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.92%

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
2041 2193 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.42% 95.22% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 1312 1481
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £552 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 225 190
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Junior
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 across the East of England region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Junior
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 across the East of England region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £400 - 7
Hertfordshire - 3 £325 - 12
Suffolk -7 2 £120 +9.09% 3
Norfolk - 1 £100 - 4
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Junior contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) OO
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (14.29%) SOA
4 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
5 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (10.71%) Apache Flex
5 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.71%) Finance
5 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
5 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 3 (10.71%) Adobe
5 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
5 3 (10.71%) MS Office
5 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.71%) J2EE
5 3 (10.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
6 2 (7.14%) Java

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) Apache Flex
4 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
4 3 (10.71%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) EPoS
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) SOA
4 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 3 (10.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) OOD
6 1 (3.57%) Process Management
6 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.57%) Google
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle