The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 38 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.86% - 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £240 £230
% change year-on-year
-6.05% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-9.61% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 272 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.85% 97.14% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 131 150
Median daily rate £313 £293 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £182 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 16
Median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hinckley - 2 - -
Junior
East Midlands

Junior Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python