The first table below looks at the demand for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 24 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 Oxfordshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 45 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.82% 1.03% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.08% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate
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£200 £178 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £267 £213 £250
% change year-on-year
+25.64% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -24.24%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 463 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.11% 95.07% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 282 274
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.25 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Junior
South East

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Abingdon - 2 - - 1
Oxford -2 1 - - 2
Wallingford - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Junior
South East

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (14.29%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) Time Management
1 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Hyperion