The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 537 478 462
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 52 81 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 46 37
Average daily rate
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£244 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £306 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £178 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
-21.11% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 8
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 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
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 19 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
London +12 31 £263 +20.68% 40
South West -16 8 £225 - 18
North West -9 3 - - 17
Yorkshire -16 3 £180 -4.00% 24
South East -34 3 £115 -36.11% 38
East of England -19 2 - - 10
West Midlands -20 1 £200 -25.92% 8
North East -26 1 - - 3
East Midlands - - - - 5
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Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 58 (44.27%) HTML
2 50 (38.17%) CSS
3 48 (36.64%) JavaScript
4 41 (31.30%) SQL
5 39 (29.77%) PHP
6 35 (26.72%) C#
7 33 (25.19%) jQuery
8 26 (19.85%) .NET
8 26 (19.85%) MySQL
9 25 (19.08%) MVC
10 24 (18.32%) HTML5
11 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
12 21 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (15.27%) Java
13 20 (15.27%) OO
14 17 (12.98%) CSS3
14 17 (12.98%) Web Development
15 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
15 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET
16 13 (9.92%) JSON
17 12 (9.16%) Finance
17 12 (9.16%) MS Excel
17 12 (9.16%) OOP
18 11 (8.40%) C++
19 10 (7.63%) Apple iOS
19 10 (7.63%) Banking
19 10 (7.63%) Linux
19 10 (7.63%) Python
20 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
20 9 (6.87%) XML

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) Apache
3 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.82%) WordPress
4 3 (2.29%) Drupal
5 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.76%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.76%) Lync
6 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.76%) SAS
6 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.53%) MS Office
5 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.76%) MailChimp
1 1 (0.76%) GitHub
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
1 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Intranet
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (19.85%) MySQL
2 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.82%) MS Access
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.76%) Big Data
7 1 (0.76%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.76%) SQLite
7 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.76%) DataStage
7 1 (0.76%) DTS
7 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.82%) Xcode
3 4 (3.05%) Subversion
4 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.53%) Maven
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.76%) Behat
6 1 (0.76%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (9.16%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Marketing
4 4 (3.05%) Law
5 2 (1.53%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (44.27%) HTML
2 50 (38.17%) CSS
3 33 (25.19%) jQuery
4 26 (19.85%) .NET
5 24 (18.32%) HTML5
6 17 (12.98%) CSS3
7 15 (11.45%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.92%) JSON
9 9 (6.87%) XML
10 8 (6.11%) RESTful
10 8 (6.11%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.11%) Ajax
11 6 (4.58%) LAMP
11 6 (4.58%) Symfony
11 6 (4.58%) Laravel
11 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (3.82%) REST
12 5 (3.82%) CodeIgniter
12 5 (3.82%) Django
12 5 (3.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Data Integration
1 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.82%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.05%) User Experience
3 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.29%) Physics
5 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) Open Source
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.76%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) RIA
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.63%) Apple iOS
1 10 (7.63%) Linux
2 5 (3.82%) Android
3 3 (2.29%) UNIX
4 2 (1.53%) Windows
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) MVC
2 21 (16.03%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.27%) OO
4 17 (12.98%) Web Development
5 12 (9.16%) OOP
6 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
6 9 (6.87%) Web Application Development
7 8 (6.11%) iOS Development
7 8 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (5.34%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.05%) TDD
10 4 (3.05%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.29%) Coaching
11 3 (2.29%) BDD
11 3 (2.29%) Kanban
11 3 (2.29%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.29%) Project Management
11 3 (2.29%) Scrum
11 3 (2.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.64%) JavaScript
2 41 (31.30%) SQL
3 39 (29.77%) PHP
4 35 (26.72%) C#
5 20 (15.27%) Java
6 11 (8.40%) C++
7 10 (7.63%) Python
8 8 (6.11%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.34%) VBA
10 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.53%) VBScript
11 2 (1.53%) C
11 2 (1.53%) PHP5
11 2 (1.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.76%) R
12 1 (0.76%) Scala
12 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.58%) Zend
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle
4 3 (2.29%) Facebook
4 3 (2.29%) Google
5 2 (1.53%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.53%) IBM
5 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.53%) Twitter
6 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Informatica
6 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
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