The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Engineer
Rank 585 574 564
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.019% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.75
Junior Software Engineer
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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
49918 47231 45321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.31% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 32491 29236 27556
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1858 1876 1985
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -16 2 £200 - 2
East of England - 1 - - 4
Junior Software Engineer
UK

Junior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer

Junior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware