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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 530 509 464
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 53 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 34
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£178 £203 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.34% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £156 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £200 £170
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £26.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-37.00% +47.05%
Junior Developer
UK

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
46657 46455 40584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.33% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28786 28831 23826
Average daily rate £400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1833 1870 2077
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 -13 17 £225 - 56
South East 0 16 £163 -18.75% 39
North West -17 7 £231 +32.14% 20
East Midlands - 4 £100 - 16
East of England +19 3 £164 +48.86% 15
Yorkshire -23 3 - - 26
South West +3 2 £138 -31.25% 20
West Midlands -11 1 £190 - 23
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 39 (37.50%) HTML
3 35 (33.65%) SQL
4 34 (32.69%) CSS
5 25 (24.04%) .NET
5 25 (24.04%) Java
6 24 (23.08%) C#
7 22 (21.15%) jQuery
8 19 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (17.31%) PHP
10 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
10 15 (14.42%) Finance
11 14 (13.46%) Degree
12 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
12 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.54%) VBA
13 12 (11.54%) C++
13 12 (11.54%) XML
13 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
13 12 (11.54%) HTML5
14 11 (10.58%) MVC
14 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
15 10 (9.62%) MySQL
15 10 (9.62%) Linux
15 10 (9.62%) Python
15 10 (9.62%) Banking
16 9 (8.65%) Web Development
16 9 (8.65%) MS Access
16 9 (8.65%) CSS3
17 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (5.77%) IIS
2 3 (2.88%) WordPress
2 3 (2.88%) Drupal
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.92%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.96%) nginx
4 1 (0.96%) Confluence
4 1 (0.96%) Node.js
4 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.96%) JBoss
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 3 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.96%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (0.96%) LDAP
1 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.96%) DNS
1 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.62%) MySQL
3 9 (8.65%) MS Access
4 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.96%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.96%) DataStage
7 1 (0.96%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.96%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Subversion
1 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.85%) JIRA
3 4 (3.85%) Maven
4 3 (2.88%) Xcode
5 2 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (1.92%) Android Studio
5 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.92%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.96%) Mocha
6 1 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.96%) Toad
6 1 (0.96%) JUnit
6 1 (0.96%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.96%) Grunt
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Banking
3 5 (4.81%) Marketing
4 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.88%) Front Office
5 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Publishing
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.50%) HTML
2 34 (32.69%) CSS
3 25 (24.04%) .NET
4 22 (21.15%) jQuery
5 12 (11.54%) XML
5 12 (11.54%) HTML5
6 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET
7 9 (8.65%) CSS3
8 8 (7.69%) Web Services
9 7 (6.73%) SOAP
10 6 (5.77%) XHTML
10 6 (5.77%) Ajax
11 5 (4.81%) J2EE
11 5 (4.81%) XSLT
11 5 (4.81%) Sass
12 4 (3.85%) LESS
12 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.85%) .NET Framework
13 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.81%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.81%) User Experience
3 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.85%) Open Source
4 3 (2.88%) Physics
4 3 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.92%) NHS
5 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.92%) Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) iPhone
6 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.96%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.96%) Blog
6 1 (0.96%) Social Network
6 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.96%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Linux
2 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.77%) Android
4 4 (3.85%) UNIX
5 3 (2.88%) Windows
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (10.58%) MVC
3 9 (8.65%) Web Development
4 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (6.73%) OO
5 7 (6.73%) Risk Management
6 6 (5.77%) Android Development
6 6 (5.77%) TDD
6 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
7 5 (4.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.81%) Scrum
7 5 (4.81%) iOS Development
8 4 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (3.85%) OOP
8 4 (3.85%) CRM
8 4 (3.85%) Content Management
9 3 (2.88%) Validation
9 3 (2.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 35 (33.65%) SQL
3 25 (24.04%) Java
4 24 (23.08%) C#
5 18 (17.31%) PHP
6 12 (11.54%) VBA
6 12 (11.54%) C++
7 10 (9.62%) Python
8 8 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.77%) Objective-C
10 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.88%) Perl
12 2 (1.92%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.92%) VBScript
12 2 (1.92%) VB
12 2 (1.92%) C
12 2 (1.92%) Ruby
13 1 (0.96%) Scala
13 1 (0.96%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) PhD
3 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (1.92%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.96%) logstash
1 1 (0.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Twitter
4 2 (1.92%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.96%) Zend
5 1 (0.96%) Cognos
5 1 (0.96%) IBM
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.96%) Apple
5 1 (0.96%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.96%) Facebook
5 1 (0.96%) Tableau
5 1 (0.96%) Talend
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