The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Halifax region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 17 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.52% 1.00% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.02% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £225 £243 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% -8.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £238 £228
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £12.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 98 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 95.45% 98.00% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 80 134
Median daily rate £350 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Junior Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Junior 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 Halifax region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe