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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 538 468 469
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 60 78 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 35
Average daily rate
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£225 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £190 £275
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -30.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 9
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -33.82%
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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
47816 43935 43348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.68% 92.78% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30790 27218 24857
Average daily rate £400 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1975 1911 2413
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +2 30 £244 +21.87% 58
South West -19 11 £225 +109.30% 19
West Midlands -11 6 £200 -3.61% 14
North West - 4 £300 - 27
Yorkshire -16 3 £180 -4.00% 27
South East -43 3 £115 -39.47% 53
East of England -9 2 - - 22
East Midlands +1 1 - - 7
North East - - - - 6
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Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 59 (45.74%) HTML
2 50 (38.76%) CSS
3 45 (34.88%) JavaScript
4 38 (29.46%) PHP
5 35 (27.13%) SQL
6 34 (26.36%) C#
6 34 (26.36%) jQuery
7 27 (20.93%) .NET
7 27 (20.93%) MVC
8 26 (20.16%) MySQL
8 26 (20.16%) HTML5
9 24 (18.60%) Java
10 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
11 22 (17.05%) OO
12 21 (16.28%) Web Development
13 19 (14.73%) CSS3
14 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET
15 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
16 14 (10.85%) JSON
17 12 (9.30%) OOP
18 11 (8.53%) XML
19 10 (7.75%) Ajax
19 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
19 10 (7.75%) Python
19 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
19 10 (7.75%) Web Services
20 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
20 9 (6.98%) Linux
20 9 (6.98%) RESTful

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.65%) Apache
3 5 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.88%) WordPress
4 3 (2.33%) Drupal
5 2 (1.55%) Node.js
5 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.78%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
6 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) IIS
6 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Lync
6 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.55%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.78%) GitHub
3 1 (0.78%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) Intranet
2 4 (3.10%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) MySQL
2 22 (17.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.33%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.78%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.78%) DataStage
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.78%) DTS
6 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.78%) SQLite
6 1 (0.78%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.88%) Xcode
2 5 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.10%) Subversion
4 3 (2.33%) Maven
5 2 (1.55%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.78%) Behat
6 1 (0.78%) Grunt
6 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.78%) JIRA
6 1 (0.78%) Mocha
General
1 7 (5.43%) Finance
1 7 (5.43%) Marketing
2 4 (3.10%) Law
2 4 (3.10%) Banking
3 2 (1.55%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (45.74%) HTML
2 50 (38.76%) CSS
3 34 (26.36%) jQuery
4 27 (20.93%) .NET
5 26 (20.16%) HTML5
6 19 (14.73%) CSS3
7 17 (13.18%) ASP.NET
8 14 (10.85%) JSON
9 11 (8.53%) XML
10 10 (7.75%) Ajax
10 10 (7.75%) Web Services
11 9 (6.98%) RESTful
11 9 (6.98%) .NET Framework
12 8 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (4.65%) LAMP
14 5 (3.88%) Cocoa
14 5 (3.88%) XHTML
14 5 (3.88%) SOAP
14 5 (3.88%) Symfony
14 5 (3.88%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
1 8 (6.20%) Data Integration
2 4 (3.10%) Mathematics
2 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
2 4 (3.10%) User Experience
2 4 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.55%) Physics
4 2 (1.55%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) BBC
5 1 (0.78%) Life Science
5 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
5 1 (0.78%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
2 9 (6.98%) Linux
3 4 (3.10%) Android
4 3 (2.33%) UNIX
5 2 (1.55%) Windows
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.78%) SUSE
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) MVC
2 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.05%) OO
4 21 (16.28%) Web Development
5 12 (9.30%) OOP
6 10 (7.75%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.98%) Web Application Development
8 8 (6.20%) iOS Development
8 8 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (6.20%) TDD
9 7 (5.43%) BDD
9 7 (5.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (4.65%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.10%) Scrum
12 3 (2.33%) Coaching
12 3 (2.33%) Pair Programming
12 3 (2.33%) Process Management
12 3 (2.33%) CRM
12 3 (2.33%) Kanban
13 2 (1.55%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (34.88%) JavaScript
2 38 (29.46%) PHP
3 35 (27.13%) SQL
4 34 (26.36%) C#
5 24 (18.60%) Java
6 10 (7.75%) Python
7 8 (6.20%) C++
7 8 (6.20%) Objective-C
8 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.33%) Ruby
8 3 (2.33%) Scala
9 2 (1.55%) PHP5
9 2 (1.55%) VBScript
9 2 (1.55%) C
10 1 (0.78%) VB6
10 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.78%) VB
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (6.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.88%) Zend
3 3 (2.33%) Facebook
3 3 (2.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.33%) Oracle
3 3 (2.33%) Google
4 2 (1.55%) IBM
4 2 (1.55%) Adobe
4 2 (1.55%) Apple
4 2 (1.55%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.55%) Twitter
5 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.78%) VMware
5 1 (0.78%) Informatica
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
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