The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 68 35 48
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% 2.37% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 2.56% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£95 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £225 £238
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.98 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.04%
Junior
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 351 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 88.14% 92.37% 91.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 171 162
Average daily rate £390 £337 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 58
Average hourly rate £14.80 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior across the North East region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior across the North East region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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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
Tyne and Wear -21 4 £95 - 4
Durham - - - -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Junior 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 in their job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Web 2.0
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) RIA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Junior 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Web 2.0
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) UML
1 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) F5
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint