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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 485 473 466
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 67 75 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 31
Average daily rate
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£225 £215 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £125 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £304 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £130
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £14.13 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.50% -16.91%
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
44070 42663 38287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.51% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27462 25710 22381
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1715 1832 2129
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 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 4 March 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 30 £325 +30.00% 66
South East -17 18 £175 +40.00% 33
East Midlands - 5 £100 - 16
Yorkshire -14 4 £244 +21.87% 20
North West -20 3 - - 41
East of England +6 2 £225 +104.54% 21
South West -10 2 - - 15
West Midlands -13 2 £208 -30.83% 38
North East +4 1 - - 3
Junior Developer
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Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 53 (43.09%) HTML
2 51 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 48 (39.02%) CSS
4 40 (32.52%) SQL
5 38 (30.89%) C#
6 35 (28.46%) .NET
7 33 (26.83%) PHP
8 32 (26.02%) jQuery
9 23 (18.70%) Java
10 22 (17.89%) MySQL
11 21 (17.07%) MVC
12 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
13 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (14.63%) HTML5
15 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
16 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
17 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET
17 15 (12.20%) Finance
18 14 (11.38%) CSS3
19 13 (10.57%) OO
20 12 (9.76%) Linux
20 12 (9.76%) VBA
21 11 (8.94%) Banking
21 11 (8.94%) C++
21 11 (8.94%) Python
21 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
21 11 (8.94%) Web Development
22 10 (8.13%) Degree
22 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
23 9 (7.32%) Subversion

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.88%) IIS
3 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.44%) Drupal
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.63%) WordPress
6 1 (0.81%) Node.js
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) Apache
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.25%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.81%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.89%) MySQL
2 20 (16.26%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.32%) MS Access
4 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Big Data
9 1 (0.81%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.81%) DTS
9 1 (0.81%) DataStage
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Subversion
1 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.44%) Maven
3 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.63%) JIRA
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.63%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) Mocha
5 1 (0.81%) FishEye
5 1 (0.81%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.81%) Grunt
General
1 15 (12.20%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Law
4 3 (2.44%) Marketing
4 3 (2.44%) Retail
4 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Front Office
5 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (43.09%) HTML
2 48 (39.02%) CSS
3 35 (28.46%) .NET
4 32 (26.02%) jQuery
5 18 (14.63%) HTML5
6 15 (12.20%) ASP.NET
7 14 (11.38%) CSS3
8 9 (7.32%) Ajax
9 8 (6.50%) XML
10 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
10 7 (5.69%) CodeIgniter
10 7 (5.69%) Web Services
11 6 (4.88%) XHTML
11 6 (4.88%) Symfony
11 6 (4.88%) Laravel
12 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (3.25%) Sass
12 4 (3.25%) LESS
12 4 (3.25%) SOAP
12 4 (3.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.50%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.07%) User Experience
3 5 (4.07%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.44%) Open Source
5 3 (2.44%) Physics
6 2 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.81%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.81%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.81%) Derivative
7 1 (0.81%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) NHS
7 1 (0.81%) GIS
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.76%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Windows
4 3 (2.44%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.07%) MVC
2 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.57%) OO
4 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
4 11 (8.94%) Web Development
5 7 (5.69%) Risk Management
6 6 (4.88%) OOP
6 6 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.07%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
7 5 (4.07%) CRM
7 5 (4.07%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.07%) Scrum
8 4 (3.25%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.44%) TDD
9 3 (2.44%) Software Engineering
9 3 (2.44%) Project Management
9 3 (2.44%) Validation
10 2 (1.63%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 40 (32.52%) SQL
3 38 (30.89%) C#
4 33 (26.83%) PHP
5 23 (18.70%) Java
6 12 (9.76%) VBA
7 11 (8.94%) C++
7 11 (8.94%) Python
8 8 (6.50%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.25%) VBScript
10 4 (3.25%) Ruby
11 3 (2.44%) C
11 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.44%) Perl
12 2 (1.63%) VB
13 1 (0.81%) Scala
13 1 (0.81%) PHP5
13 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) PhD
3 2 (1.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle
3 3 (2.44%) Twitter
4 2 (1.63%) IBM
4 2 (1.63%) Zend
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) Google
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
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