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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 383 405 397
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 39 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 22 23
Median daily rate £220 £206 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £101 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £325 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £165 £225 £194
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
20320 21442 22317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.64% 95.04% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14519 15176 16085
Median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 341 443
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +1 8 £475 +46.23% 7
Uxbridge - 6 £160 -
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.09%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) HTML
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
3 16 (23.19%) .NET
4 15 (21.74%) Java
4 15 (21.74%) CSS
4 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.84%) Finance
6 12 (17.39%) Banking
6 12 (17.39%) Python
6 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.49%) Django
9 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.59%) Front End Development
9 8 (11.59%) Web Development
10 7 (10.14%) MVC
10 7 (10.14%) jQuery
10 7 (10.14%) HTML5
10 7 (10.14%) Case Management
11 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
11 6 (8.70%) Analytics
11 6 (8.70%) CSS3
11 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
11 6 (8.70%) TDD
11 6 (8.70%) JSON
11 6 (8.70%) Retail

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 (5.80%) Drupal
2 2 (2.90%) Confluence
2 2 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) WordPress
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) Liferay
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.45%) HipChat
3 1 (1.45%) InDesign
3 1 (1.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.45%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
2 1 (1.45%) LDAP
2 1 (1.45%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.45%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) Redis
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) Maven
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) Gradle
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Redmine
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.25%) Games
4 5 (7.25%) Military
5 4 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Advertising
6 2 (2.90%) Back Office
6 2 (2.90%) Legal
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.45%) Law
7 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.19%) .NET
1 16 (23.19%) HTML
2 15 (21.74%) CSS
3 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
3 10 (14.49%) Django
4 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
5 7 (10.14%) HTML5
5 7 (10.14%) jQuery
6 6 (8.70%) CSS3
6 6 (8.70%) JSON
7 4 (5.80%) XML
8 3 (4.35%) Node.js
8 3 (4.35%) RESTful
8 3 (4.35%) Web Services
9 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.90%) JDBC
9 2 (2.90%) REST
9 2 (2.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Spread Betting
4 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.90%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Equities
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Linux
2 4 (5.80%) Unix
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (11.59%) Front End Development
2 8 (11.59%) Web Development
3 7 (10.14%) Case Management
3 7 (10.14%) MVC
4 6 (8.70%) Analytics
4 6 (8.70%) Document Management
4 6 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.80%) OO
5 4 (5.80%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (4.35%) Migration
6 3 (4.35%) OOD
7 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.90%) DevOps
7 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.09%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) SQL
4 15 (21.74%) Java
5 12 (17.39%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) C++
6 4 (5.80%) PHP
6 4 (5.80%) Scala
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.45%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
1 1 (1.45%) Postfix
1 1 (1.45%) Squid
1 1 (1.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
2 1 (1.45%) Kibana
2 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.45%) logstash
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Rancher
2 1 (1.45%) Terraform
2 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Xerox
3 4 (5.80%) Sybase
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe
4 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.45%) Juniper
5 1 (1.45%) Sonatype
5 1 (1.45%) Sun
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
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