The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 509 485 451
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 60 70 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 54
Average daily rate
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£273 £230 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.47% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £400 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £200 £158
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Average hourly rate £12.75 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.80 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.37% +1.51%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44977 43051 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.56% 92.64% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 27854 25792 27963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1992 2536
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.26 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Junior Developer
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Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Junior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Junior Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
London -12 34 £225 -13.46% 64
South West - 6 £300 - 18
Yorkshire +7 4 - - 15
South East -16 4 £225 +9.75% 28
East of England -17 4 £238 +23.37% 15
West Midlands - 4 £145 - 11
North West -5 3 - - 16
East Midlands - 1 - - 10
North East - - - - 3
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Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 46 (34.07%) HTML
2 43 (31.85%) .NET
3 40 (29.63%) SQL
4 38 (28.15%) JavaScript
5 36 (26.67%) CSS
6 29 (21.48%) C#
7 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET
8 20 (14.81%) PHP
9 19 (14.07%) Java
9 19 (14.07%) XML
9 19 (14.07%) jQuery
10 18 (13.33%) Finance
11 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
11 17 (12.59%) HTML5
12 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (9.63%) OO
13 13 (9.63%) Web Development
14 12 (8.89%) Degree
14 12 (8.89%) Web Services
14 12 (8.89%) MySQL
15 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
15 11 (8.15%) MVC
15 11 (8.15%) JSON
16 10 (7.41%) CSS3
17 9 (6.67%) Windows
17 9 (6.67%) Marketing
18 8 (5.93%) TDD
18 8 (5.93%) .NET Framework
18 8 (5.93%) T-SQL
18 8 (5.93%) Games

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.70%) WordPress
3 4 (2.96%) CMS
3 4 (2.96%) Drupal
4 2 (1.48%) IIS
4 2 (1.48%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) Node.js
4 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.74%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.48%) Windchill
3 2 (1.48%) CATIA
4 1 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.74%) InDesign
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.22%) Magento
2 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.74%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) FTP
1 2 (1.48%) HTTP
1 2 (1.48%) Intranet
1 2 (1.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.89%) MySQL
3 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.70%) MS Access
5 4 (2.96%) OLAP
5 4 (2.96%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.74%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.22%) Xcode
3 2 (1.48%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.74%) Grunt
4 1 (0.74%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.74%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) Maven
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Mocha
4 1 (0.74%) PhoneGap
General
1 18 (13.33%) Finance
2 9 (6.67%) Marketing
3 8 (5.93%) Games
4 6 (4.44%) Banking
5 5 (3.70%) Advertising
6 3 (2.22%) Publishing
6 3 (2.22%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.48%) Back Office
7 2 (1.48%) Law
7 2 (1.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Automotive
8 1 (0.74%) German Language
8 1 (0.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (34.07%) HTML
2 43 (31.85%) .NET
3 36 (26.67%) CSS
4 26 (19.26%) ASP.NET
5 19 (14.07%) XML
5 19 (14.07%) jQuery
6 17 (12.59%) HTML5
7 12 (8.89%) Web Services
8 11 (8.15%) JSON
9 10 (7.41%) CSS3
10 8 (5.93%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.44%) Ajax
12 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.70%) RESTful
13 4 (2.96%) Batik
13 4 (2.96%) Cocoa
13 4 (2.96%) XHTML
13 4 (2.96%) SVG
13 4 (2.96%) Akka
13 4 (2.96%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 4 (2.96%) Online Games
4 3 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.22%) NHS
5 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.48%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.74%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.74%) Animation
6 1 (0.74%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.74%) FMCG
6 1 (0.74%) Open Source
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) UNIX
2 5 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.96%) Linux
3 4 (2.96%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (9.63%) Web Development
2 13 (9.63%) OO
3 11 (8.15%) MVC
4 8 (5.93%) TDD
5 7 (5.19%) ETL
6 6 (4.44%) OOP
6 6 (4.44%) BDD
7 5 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 5 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 4 (2.96%) Pair Programming
8 4 (2.96%) Content Management
8 4 (2.96%) Process Management
8 4 (2.96%) Analytics
8 4 (2.96%) Android Development
9 3 (2.22%) Memory Management
9 3 (2.22%) Game Development
9 3 (2.22%) HOOD
9 3 (2.22%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 40 (29.63%) SQL
2 38 (28.15%) JavaScript
3 29 (21.48%) C#
4 20 (14.81%) PHP
5 19 (14.07%) Java
6 8 (5.93%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.19%) VBA
8 6 (4.44%) C++
8 6 (4.44%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.70%) Python
10 4 (2.96%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.96%) Scala
11 3 (2.22%) Ruby
12 2 (1.48%) VBScript
12 2 (1.48%) VB
12 2 (1.48%) C
12 2 (1.48%) Perl
13 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) Delphi
13 1 (0.74%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.44%) Adobe
2 6 (4.44%) Oracle
3 4 (2.96%) Apple
4 3 (2.22%) Zend
5 2 (1.48%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.48%) Google
6 1 (0.74%) Cognos
6 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.74%) Appcelerator
6 1 (0.74%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.74%) Open Text
6 1 (0.74%) RedDot
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