The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Leicestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank - 31 27
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.45% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.50% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.63 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +72.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 199 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.62% 90.45% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 70 69
Average daily rate £291 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 52 27
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.83% +38.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Junior
East Midlands

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - - - -
Loughborough - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Junior
East Midlands

Junior
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Junior 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 in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Junior 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft