The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Developer
Rank 72 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.097% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £200 £168
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-37.00% +47.05%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
902 922 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.93% 89.17% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 468 315
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 49
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.03% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £24.83 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Talend
2 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 2 (33.33%) FuelPHP
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Talend