The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Junior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 559 539 536
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 64 94 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 42 46
Median daily rate £214 £196 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.91% -3.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £101 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £325 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £143 £200
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -28.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £11.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £8.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £23.50 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £10.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+110.00% -13.04%
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
46531 50148 48901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 95.05% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30704 32612 30298
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1914 1994
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Junior Developer in the job title.

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 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -19 33 £250 +1.01% 79
South East +10 10 £181 -30.24% 36
South West +14 5 £200 -21.56% 14
West Midlands -22 5 £268 - 20
Yorkshire +12 4 £150 +71.42% 10
North West +13 3 £203 - 25
East of England +8 2 £231 - 21
East Midlands -11 2 £200 +60.00% 11
Junior Developer
UK

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Junior Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 56 (42.11%) HTML
2 47 (35.34%) CSS
3 46 (34.59%) JavaScript
4 36 (27.07%) SQL
5 33 (24.81%) .NET
6 30 (22.56%) PHP
6 30 (22.56%) Web Development
7 29 (21.80%) C#
8 28 (21.05%) jQuery
9 27 (20.30%) Java
10 25 (18.80%) MySQL
11 24 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
13 20 (15.04%) HTML5
14 19 (14.29%) CSS3
15 17 (12.78%) Front End Development
16 16 (12.03%) MVC
16 16 (12.03%) Python
17 13 (9.77%) Degree
17 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
17 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET
17 13 (9.77%) Finance
17 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
18 11 (8.27%) WordPress
19 10 (7.52%) Oracle
20 9 (6.77%) C++
21 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
21 8 (6.02%) Django
22 7 (5.26%) WCF
22 7 (5.26%) Ajax

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.27%) WordPress
2 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.01%) Drupal
4 3 (2.26%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) Confluence
5 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) Moodle
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.75%) HipChat
4 1 (0.75%) InDesign
4 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.75%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) GitHub
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) Network Security
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) DVB
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.75%) OpenVPN
3 1 (0.75%) Skype
3 1 (0.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.80%) MySQL
2 21 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.75%) QlikView
8 1 (0.75%) QualityStage
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.76%) Bitbucket
2 5 (3.76%) JIRA
3 4 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.26%) Grunt
4 3 (2.26%) Maven
4 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.50%) JUnit
5 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.75%) Ant
6 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.75%) Gradle
6 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.75%) MorphX
6 1 (0.75%) NUnit
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.75%) Selenium
6 1 (0.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (9.77%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Marketing
3 5 (3.76%) Retail
3 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.01%) Advertising
5 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.50%) Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (42.11%) HTML
2 47 (35.34%) CSS
3 33 (24.81%) .NET
4 28 (21.05%) jQuery
5 20 (15.04%) HTML5
6 19 (14.29%) CSS3
7 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET
8 8 (6.02%) Django
9 7 (5.26%) Ajax
9 7 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (5.26%) WCF
9 7 (5.26%) XML
10 6 (4.51%) AngularJS
10 6 (4.51%) JSON
10 6 (4.51%) LESS
11 5 (3.76%) RESTful
11 5 (3.76%) Sass
11 5 (3.76%) Spring
11 5 (3.76%) Symfony
11 5 (3.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.51%) Digital Media
2 6 (4.51%) User Experience
3 4 (3.01%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.26%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.75%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.75%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.75%) Equities
6 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) NHS
6 1 (0.75%) Replication
6 1 (0.75%) STB
6 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.26%) Linux
2 6 (4.51%) Windows
3 3 (2.26%) Unix
4 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.56%) Web Development
2 24 (18.05%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.78%) Front End Development
4 16 (12.03%) MVC
5 6 (4.51%) Scrum
5 6 (4.51%) TDD
6 5 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (3.76%) E-Commerce
6 5 (3.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (3.01%) CRM
7 4 (3.01%) Data Protection
7 4 (3.01%) OO
7 4 (3.01%) Process Improvement
7 4 (3.01%) SDLC
7 4 (3.01%) Test Strategy
8 3 (2.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (2.26%) ERP
8 3 (2.26%) ITIL
8 3 (2.26%) OOD
8 3 (2.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (34.59%) JavaScript
2 36 (27.07%) SQL
3 30 (22.56%) PHP
4 29 (21.80%) C#
5 27 (20.30%) Java
6 16 (12.03%) Python
7 9 (6.77%) C++
8 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.01%) Perl
9 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.26%) C
10 3 (2.26%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.50%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.50%) Ruby
11 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.50%) VB
11 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.50%) VBA
11 2 (1.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (9.77%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) HND
3 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.75%) QA
1 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Docker
1 1 (0.75%) Postfix
1 1 (0.75%) Squid
1 1 (0.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.75%) Kibana
2 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.75%) logstash
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) Rancher
2 1 (0.75%) Terraform
2 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) Oracle
3 5 (3.76%) Zend
4 4 (3.01%) Pega
5 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.50%) Sage
6 1 (0.75%) Adobe
6 1 (0.75%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) hybris
6 1 (0.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.75%) IBM
6 1 (0.75%) Juniper
6 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) Sonatype
6 1 (0.75%) Sybase
6 1 (0.75%) Tableau
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
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