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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 406 396 401
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 31 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 22
Median daily rate £250 £248 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +20.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £128 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £323 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £94.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £10.75
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -16.27%
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
21551 22395 23085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.71% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15332 15718 15678
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 329 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +30 3 £225 -9.09% 18
Bromley +1 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £175 -
Ruislip - 1 £225 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (31.17%) HTML
1 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
1 24 (31.17%) CSS
2 22 (28.57%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) Java
4 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (20.78%) PHP
5 16 (20.78%) MySQL
6 15 (19.48%) Finance
7 14 (18.18%) MVC
7 14 (18.18%) .NET
7 14 (18.18%) C#
8 13 (16.88%) jQuery
9 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 10 (12.99%) HTML5
11 9 (11.69%) CSS3
11 9 (11.69%) Web Development
11 9 (11.69%) Python
11 9 (11.69%) Spring
12 8 (10.39%) TDD
12 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
13 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
13 7 (9.09%) Oracle
13 7 (9.09%) Degree
13 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
14 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
14 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
14 6 (7.79%) Maven
14 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
15 5 (6.49%) User Experience

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 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.19%) WordPress
2 3 (3.90%) Drupal
2 3 (3.90%) Jetty
3 2 (2.60%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) Confluence
3 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.30%) JBoss
4 1 (1.30%) Moodle
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) HipChat
3 1 (1.30%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Magento
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.30%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Firebase
2 1 (1.30%) Google Play
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) DVB
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (1.30%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) MySQL
2 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.30%) QlikView
6 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Maven
3 3 (3.90%) Ant
3 3 (3.90%) Bitbucket
3 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.90%) JIRA
3 3 (3.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) Hudson
4 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.30%) Gradle
5 1 (1.30%) Grunt
5 1 (1.30%) gulp
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.30%) NUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
5 1 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Banking
2 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Back Office
3 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Front Office
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.17%) CSS
1 24 (31.17%) HTML
2 14 (18.18%) .NET
3 13 (16.88%) jQuery
4 10 (12.99%) HTML5
5 9 (11.69%) CSS3
5 9 (11.69%) Spring
6 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.49%) Ajax
7 5 (6.49%) XML
8 4 (5.19%) JSON
8 4 (5.19%) Node.js
8 4 (5.19%) RESTful
8 4 (5.19%) Symfony
9 3 (3.90%) CakePHP
9 3 (3.90%) Laravel
9 3 (3.90%) LESS
9 3 (3.90%) Phalcon
9 3 (3.90%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.49%) User Experience
3 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.90%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (3.90%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.90%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Interactive TV
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.30%) Derivative
6 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) Equities
6 1 (1.30%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Social Network
6 1 (1.30%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Linux
2 2 (2.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Android
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) MVC
3 9 (11.69%) Web Development
4 8 (10.39%) Front End Development
4 8 (10.39%) TDD
5 5 (6.49%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.49%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.19%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.19%) Scrum
7 3 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.90%) OO
7 3 (3.90%) OOD
8 2 (2.60%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.60%) Migration
8 2 (2.60%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.60%) Pair Programming
8 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
2 22 (28.57%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) PHP
5 14 (18.18%) C#
6 9 (11.69%) Python
7 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.19%) Perl
9 3 (3.90%) C++
9 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.30%) C
10 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.30%) VBA
10 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) HND
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
1 1 (1.30%) Postfix
1 1 (1.30%) Squid
1 1 (1.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Ansible
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.30%) logstash
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Rancher
2 1 (1.30%) Terraform
2 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 7 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) Zend
3 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.60%) Solace
3 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.30%) hybris
4 1 (1.30%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.30%) Juniper
4 1 (1.30%) Sonatype
4 1 (1.30%) Tableau
4 1 (1.30%) VMware