The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Junior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Software Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Software Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £260
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Junior Software Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1018 528 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.44% 95.48% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 316 278
Median daily rate £325 £373 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.75% +12.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 61 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%