The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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 London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior Developer
Rank 364 368 336
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 35 50 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 39
Average daily rate
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£235 £260 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £166 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £205 £150
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +36.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -18.18%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21794 22443 24427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.51% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14907 15270 15909
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 403 466 649
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 11 £288 +24.32% 30
Wimbledon - 1 £150 - 1
Chiswick - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Uxbridge - - - -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) HTML
3 24 (33.33%) SQL
4 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.94%) CSS
5 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
6 16 (22.22%) C#
7 14 (19.44%) JSON
8 13 (18.06%) HTML5
8 13 (18.06%) Finance
9 12 (16.67%) PHP
10 11 (15.28%) XML
10 11 (15.28%) jQuery
11 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
12 9 (12.50%) Degree
13 8 (11.11%) RESTful
13 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.11%) Web Services
14 7 (9.72%) MySQL
14 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
14 7 (9.72%) OOP
14 7 (9.72%) OO
14 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
14 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
14 7 (9.72%) iOS Development
15 6 (8.33%) CSS3
15 6 (8.33%) Banking
15 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
15 6 (8.33%) ETL
15 6 (8.33%) Java

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Junior Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) Drupal
1 2 (2.78%) WordPress
1 2 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) SAS
2 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.39%) InDesign
3 1 (1.39%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) FTP
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) OLAP
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.39%) MS Access
5 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Xcode
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) Maven
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.39%) Mocha
3 1 (1.39%) Behat
3 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.39%) Grunt
3 1 (1.39%) PhantomJS
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
3 5 (6.94%) Advertising
4 4 (5.56%) Games
5 3 (4.17%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.17%) Publishing
5 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.78%) Law
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (2.78%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
7 1 (1.39%) Billing
7 1 (1.39%) Front Office
7 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) HTML
3 23 (31.94%) CSS
4 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET
5 14 (19.44%) JSON
6 13 (18.06%) HTML5
7 11 (15.28%) jQuery
7 11 (15.28%) XML
8 8 (11.11%) Web Services
8 8 (11.11%) RESTful
9 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.33%) CSS3
10 5 (6.94%) Cocoa
11 4 (5.56%) Ajax
12 3 (4.17%) XHTML
13 2 (2.78%) XSLT
13 2 (2.78%) Classic ASP
13 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 2 (2.78%) REST
13 2 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.56%) Online Games
3 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.78%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (9.72%) OOP
2 7 (9.72%) OO
2 7 (9.72%) iOS Development
3 6 (8.33%) ETL
4 5 (6.94%) MVC
4 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.56%) Analytics
6 3 (4.17%) HOOD
6 3 (4.17%) Memory Management
6 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Web Development
7 2 (2.78%) Manual Testing
7 2 (2.78%) BDD
7 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (2.78%) Migration
7 2 (2.78%) TDD
7 2 (2.78%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) C#
4 12 (16.67%) PHP
5 7 (9.72%) Objective-C
5 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (6.94%) C++
8 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.17%) VBA
8 3 (4.17%) Python
9 2 (2.78%) VBScript
9 2 (2.78%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) PhD
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Zend
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) Open Text
4 1 (1.39%) RedDot
4 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.39%) Cognos
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