The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 110 101 116
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 22 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 1.07% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.14% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 8
Average daily rate
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£225 £140 £148
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £75 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £219 £207
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £225 £238
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.98 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.04%
Junior
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
2660 2287 2624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.89% 93.92% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1690 1223 1376
Average daily rate £380 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 274 286
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Cambridgeshire -13 7 £180 -8.86% 3
Hertfordshire +2 6 £168 +19.64% 5
Bedfordshire -14 6 £225 +275.00%
Suffolk +2 2 £60 -65.71% 2
Norfolk +9 1 £413 - 2
Essex - - - - 1
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (35.71%) Project Management
2 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.52%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.52%) C#
6 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) SAP
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) PMP
6 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 3 (7.14%) LAN
7 3 (7.14%) WAN
7 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.14%) Windows
7 3 (7.14%) CSS
7 3 (7.14%) HTML
7 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 3 (7.14%) French Language
7 3 (7.14%) German Language
7 3 (7.14%) Spanish Language
7 3 (7.14%) QA
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) WordPress
2 2 (4.76%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.38%) Agresso
2 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) MPLS
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Big Data
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.38%) Maven
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.14%) French Language
1 3 (7.14%) German Language
1 3 (7.14%) Spanish Language
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (4.76%) CSS3
3 2 (4.76%) jQuery
3 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) DOM
4 1 (2.38%) XSL
4 1 (2.38%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) JSF
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.38%) JPA
4 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Project Management
2 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Change Control
6 2 (4.76%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.76%) Process Management
6 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.38%) Service Management
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) C#
2 4 (9.52%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
1 4 (9.52%) PMP
1 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) XenServer
1 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.76%) vSphere
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.38%) Avaya
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Primavera
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Polycom
4 1 (2.38%) F5
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