The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 553 549 550
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.011% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.012% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.88 -
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Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45617 43185 49090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.64% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28196 25932 28031
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1837 1975 2545
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Junior Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Junior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Junior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the England region.

Junior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Junior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior Software Engineer across the England region.

Junior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Junior Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 +3 9 - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 3
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) C
3 11 (78.57%) Degree
3 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
4 10 (71.43%) Electronics
4 10 (71.43%) OOP
4 10 (71.43%) OO
4 10 (71.43%) Embedded C
4 10 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Junior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
General
1 10 (71.43%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (71.43%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) OOP
2 10 (71.43%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C
1 13 (92.86%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) Embedded C
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared