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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 503 471 463
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 54 68 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 31
Average daily rate
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£285 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £125 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £320 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £213 £225
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £11.25 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £11.25 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
Junior Developer
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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 -8 28 £325 +30.00% 53
South East -2 12 £175 +40.00% 43
Yorkshire -7 4 £244 +21.87% 19
South West -18 3 - - 13
East of England +1 2 - - 25
North West -14 2 - - 25
East Midlands +13 1 - - 14
West Midlands -5 1 £225 -25.00% 18
North East - 1 - - 5
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Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 60 (45.80%) HTML
2 53 (40.46%) CSS
3 52 (39.69%) JavaScript
4 42 (32.06%) SQL
5 38 (29.01%) C#
6 37 (28.24%) PHP
7 33 (25.19%) jQuery
8 31 (23.66%) .NET
9 25 (19.08%) MVC
10 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
10 24 (18.32%) HTML5
11 23 (17.56%) MySQL
11 23 (17.56%) Java
11 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (13.74%) OO
12 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
13 17 (12.98%) CSS3
14 16 (12.21%) MS Excel
14 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
15 15 (11.45%) Finance
15 15 (11.45%) Web Development
16 14 (10.69%) Python
17 13 (9.92%) Linux
17 13 (9.92%) Banking
18 11 (8.40%) VBA
18 11 (8.40%) C++
19 10 (7.63%) Ajax
20 9 (6.87%) Degree
20 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
20 9 (6.87%) OOP

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (6.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (3.82%) Apache
3 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.53%) WordPress
3 2 (1.53%) Drupal
4 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.76%) Lync
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.76%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.76%) JBoss
4 1 (0.76%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 16 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.11%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
1 1 (0.76%) GitHub
1 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.76%) MailChimp
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 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.56%) MySQL
3 9 (6.87%) MS Access
4 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.53%) DataStage
7 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.76%) SQLite
8 1 (0.76%) JasperReports
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.76%) DTS
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.76%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.34%) Subversion
2 3 (2.29%) Maven
3 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.53%) JIRA
3 2 (1.53%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.76%) Xcode
4 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.76%) FishEye
4 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 13 (9.92%) Banking
3 5 (3.82%) Marketing
4 4 (3.05%) Law
5 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Retail
6 2 (1.53%) Front Office
6 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (45.80%) HTML
2 53 (40.46%) CSS
3 33 (25.19%) jQuery
4 31 (23.66%) .NET
5 24 (18.32%) HTML5
6 17 (12.98%) CSS3
7 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
8 10 (7.63%) Ajax
9 8 (6.11%) XML
10 7 (5.34%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (5.34%) JSON
11 6 (4.58%) SOAP
11 6 (4.58%) LAMP
11 6 (4.58%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (4.58%) Symfony
11 6 (4.58%) Laravel
12 5 (3.82%) REST
12 5 (3.82%) Django
12 5 (3.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.87%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.11%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.58%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) User Experience
4 5 (3.82%) Physics
5 3 (2.29%) Open Source
5 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.76%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.76%) RIA
6 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.76%) Web 2.0
6 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.76%) Life Science
6 1 (0.76%) BBC
6 1 (0.76%) GIS
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Clustering
6 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) Linux
2 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.05%) Android
3 3 (2.29%) UNIX
4 2 (1.53%) Windows
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.76%) SUSE
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) MVC
2 23 (17.56%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.74%) OO
4 15 (11.45%) Web Development
5 9 (6.87%) OOP
5 9 (6.87%) E-Commerce
6 8 (6.11%) Web Application Development
7 7 (5.34%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (5.34%) Risk Management
8 6 (4.58%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.82%) CRM
10 4 (3.05%) TDD
11 3 (2.29%) Kanban
11 3 (2.29%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.29%) Validation
11 3 (2.29%) Migration
11 3 (2.29%) Project Management
11 3 (2.29%) Scrum
11 3 (2.29%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (39.69%) JavaScript
2 42 (32.06%) SQL
3 38 (29.01%) C#
4 37 (28.24%) PHP
5 23 (17.56%) Java
6 14 (10.69%) Python
7 11 (8.40%) VBA
7 11 (8.40%) C++
8 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.29%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.29%) Perl
10 2 (1.53%) C
10 2 (1.53%) VBScript
10 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.53%) Ruby
11 1 (0.76%) PHP5
11 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.76%) R
11 1 (0.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 3 (2.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) WCAG
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.05%) Zend
3 3 (2.29%) Google
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle
3 3 (2.29%) IBM
3 3 (2.29%) Facebook
4 2 (1.53%) Twitter
4 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.76%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.76%) VMware
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) Informatica
5 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.76%) Tableau
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