The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Junior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 384 396 379
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 45 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 26
Median daily rate £225 £225 £225
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £175 £210
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -60.00%
Junior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20644 21057 21495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 94.65% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15023 14520 15143
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 393 382
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Junior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Junior Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +39 9 £297 +32.00% 11
Twickenham - 2 £150 -
Uxbridge - 2 £250 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Junior Developer 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 London region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 33 (40.74%) HTML
2 32 (39.51%) CSS
3 31 (38.27%) JavaScript
4 19 (23.46%) PHP
4 19 (23.46%) SQL
5 18 (22.22%) Java
6 17 (20.99%) MySQL
6 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (18.52%) Finance
7 15 (18.52%) Front End Development
8 14 (17.28%) .NET
9 13 (16.05%) jQuery
9 13 (16.05%) HTML5
10 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.81%) MVC
11 11 (13.58%) C#
11 11 (13.58%) CSS3
12 10 (12.35%) Web Development
13 8 (9.88%) Banking
13 8 (9.88%) Spring
13 8 (9.88%) Degree
14 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
14 7 (8.64%) User Experience
14 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
15 6 (7.41%) Oracle
15 6 (7.41%) Web Services
15 6 (7.41%) XML
15 6 (7.41%) TDD
15 6 (7.41%) Ajax

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.17%) Node.js
2 4 (4.94%) WordPress
3 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) Jetty
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) Confluence
5 1 (1.23%) Drupal
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) Moodle
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Magento
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) AdWords
2 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.23%) Firebase
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) Google Play
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) MySQL
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.23%) QlikView
6 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Maven
2 3 (3.70%) Ant
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) Hudson
3 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.23%) Grunt
4 1 (1.23%) gulp
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Back Office
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.47%) Front Office
4 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.74%) HTML
2 32 (39.51%) CSS
3 14 (17.28%) .NET
4 13 (16.05%) HTML5
4 13 (16.05%) jQuery
5 11 (13.58%) CSS3
6 8 (9.88%) Spring
7 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.41%) Ajax
8 6 (7.41%) Web Services
8 6 (7.41%) XML
9 5 (6.17%) Symfony
10 4 (4.94%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.94%) REST
11 3 (3.70%) CakePHP
11 3 (3.70%) Laravel
11 3 (3.70%) LESS
11 3 (3.70%) Phalcon
11 3 (3.70%) WCF
11 3 (3.70%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) User Experience
2 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (3.70%) Interactive TV
3 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) Derivative
5 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.23%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.23%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.23%) Physics
5 1 (1.23%) Social Network
5 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
3 1 (1.23%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Front End Development
3 12 (14.81%) MVC
4 10 (12.35%) Web Development
5 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.41%) TDD
7 5 (6.17%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.70%) OO
9 3 (3.70%) Pair Programming
9 3 (3.70%) Scrum
10 2 (2.47%) Analytics
10 2 (2.47%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 2 (2.47%) Data Analysis
10 2 (2.47%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (2.47%) Error Analysis
10 2 (2.47%) ETL
10 2 (2.47%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) JavaScript
2 19 (23.46%) PHP
2 19 (23.46%) SQL
3 18 (22.22%) Java
4 11 (13.58%) C#
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.70%) Perl
8 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.47%) VB
8 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.47%) VBA
9 1 (1.23%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) C++
9 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) R
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) HND
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Zend
4 2 (2.47%) Google
4 2 (2.47%) Solace
4 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) RedGate
5 1 (1.23%) Tableau
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter
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