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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 119 114 129
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 9 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.75% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.78% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 5
Average daily rate £250 £185 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £119 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £216
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £15.88 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-33.85% -10.56%
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
2443 2557 2904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.68% 96.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1412 1615
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 248 211
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
Hertfordshire +8 6 £375 +138.09% 7
Suffolk -1 1 £125 -44.44% 3
Cambridgeshire -1 1 - - 9
Norfolk - 1 - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Zend
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Laravel
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (6.25%) GitHub
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) 3ds Max
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) JDBC
2 1 (6.25%) JNDI
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) Laravel
2 1 (6.25%) Servlets
2 1 (6.25%) Struts
2 1 (6.25%) Symfony
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
1 2 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) CAD
2 1 (6.25%) Change Control
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) OOD
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Scrum
2 1 (6.25%) SEO
2 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.25%) Web Design
2 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Intershop
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Zend
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