The table below looks at the statistics 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 377 389 371
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 48 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 39
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£275 £235 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.02% -9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £300 £200
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £12.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -7.40%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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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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 -11 9 £248 -13.91% 23
Bromley -4 1 £170 -24.44%
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 35 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (40.00%) HTML
3 27 (38.57%) CSS
4 19 (27.14%) HTML5
5 18 (25.71%) SQL
6 17 (24.29%) C#
7 14 (20.00%) Java
7 14 (20.00%) .NET
8 13 (18.57%) Mobile App
9 12 (17.14%) Finance
10 11 (15.71%) User Experience
10 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development
10 11 (15.71%) jQuery
11 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (12.86%) Migration
12 9 (12.86%) CMS
12 9 (12.86%) Ruby
12 9 (12.86%) Degree
12 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
12 9 (12.86%) Digital Media
12 9 (12.86%) Analytics
13 8 (11.43%) Data Migration
13 8 (11.43%) Objective-C
13 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
14 7 (10.00%) C++
14 7 (10.00%) XML
14 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
14 7 (10.00%) CSS3
14 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
14 7 (10.00%) iOS Development

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (12.86%) CMS
2 5 (7.14%) WordPress
3 4 (5.71%) Node.js
4 3 (4.29%) nginx
4 3 (4.29%) Confluence
4 3 (4.29%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) Drupal
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) LDAP
1 3 (4.29%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
4 1 (1.43%) OLAP
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.43%) QlikView
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.43%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) JIRA
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
2 4 (5.71%) Maven
3 3 (4.29%) JUnit
3 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.29%) Xcode
3 3 (4.29%) NUnit
3 3 (4.29%) Gradle
3 3 (4.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.86%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.43%) Mocha
5 1 (1.43%) Grunt
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Publishing
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Front Office
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.00%) HTML
2 27 (38.57%) CSS
3 19 (27.14%) HTML5
4 14 (20.00%) .NET
5 11 (15.71%) jQuery
6 7 (10.00%) XML
6 7 (10.00%) CSS3
6 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.57%) JSON
8 5 (7.14%) Web Services
8 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.71%) Backbone.js
10 3 (4.29%) Sass
10 3 (4.29%) LESS
10 3 (4.29%) iOS SDK
10 3 (4.29%) REST
10 3 (4.29%) SOAP
10 3 (4.29%) Drools
10 3 (4.29%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.71%) User Experience
3 9 (12.86%) Digital Media
4 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.14%) Wiki
5 5 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.71%) iPhone
7 3 (4.29%) Derivative
7 3 (4.29%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 2 (2.86%) NHS
8 2 (2.86%) Online Games
8 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.43%) iPad
9 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.43%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 6 (8.57%) Android
3 4 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) UNIX
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) Mobile Development
2 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.86%) Migration
3 9 (12.86%) Analytics
4 8 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 7 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (8.57%) Web Development
6 6 (8.57%) MVC
6 6 (8.57%) Content Management
6 6 (8.57%) Android Development
7 5 (7.14%) TDD
7 5 (7.14%) CRM
7 5 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Web Design
8 4 (5.71%) OOP
8 4 (5.71%) ETL
8 4 (5.71%) Scrum
9 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) SQL
3 17 (24.29%) C#
4 14 (20.00%) Java
5 9 (12.86%) Ruby
6 8 (11.43%) Objective-C
7 7 (10.00%) C++
8 4 (5.71%) VBA
9 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.86%) ActionScript
10 2 (2.86%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.86%) C
10 2 (2.86%) PHP
11 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.43%) PHP5
11 1 (1.43%) Python
11 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) ZABBIX
1 3 (4.29%) logstash
1 3 (4.29%) Kibana
1 3 (4.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) Oracle
1 6 (8.57%) Google
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.86%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter
4 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.43%) Tableau
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £140 - £160 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Rate: £25k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Antenna International
Posted: 20 days ago