The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 North East 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
Rank 52 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.18% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £105
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £209 £236
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £12.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -25.75%
Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
524 322 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.25% 92.53% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 148 223
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 37
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £14.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +7.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Junior
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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
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 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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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 - 1 - - 6
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Toad
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (37.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle