The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 243 245 235
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 14 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Average daily rate £150 £175 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £115 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £208 £145
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.00%
Junior Developer
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 South 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8878 7818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.90% 93.76% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4842 4750 4074
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 432 455
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Junior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Junior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Junior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +6 7 £150 +3.44% 7
Kent -3 2 £156 +25.00% 9
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 3
Oxfordshire +5 1 £90 -59.09% 7
Surrey -2 1 - - 10
Hampshire - 1 - - 6
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) CSS
3 12 (35.29%) Java
4 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 10 (29.41%) XML
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
6 7 (20.59%) PHP
6 7 (20.59%) C#
7 6 (17.65%) SQL
7 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 5 (14.71%) Degree
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
8 5 (14.71%) .NET
8 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 4 (11.76%) Confluence
9 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
9 4 (11.76%) Workflow
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) Scrum
9 4 (11.76%) JIRA
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Spring
10 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.82%) Retail
10 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
10 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server

Junior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Moodle
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.94%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
2 1 (2.94%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) OLTP
4 1 (2.94%) QlikView
4 1 (2.94%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) NuGet
4 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) CSS
3 10 (29.41%) XML
4 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Spring
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) CSS3
7 3 (8.82%) XSLT
8 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (5.88%) Ajax
8 2 (5.88%) LESS
8 2 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (5.88%) REST
8 2 (5.88%) Sass
8 2 (5.88%) Spring Security
8 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.88%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
1 4 (11.76%) Migration
1 4 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (11.76%) Scrum
1 4 (11.76%) Workflow
2 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
2 3 (8.82%) ETL
3 2 (5.88%) Analytics
3 2 (5.88%) AOP
3 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 2 (5.88%) MVC
3 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.94%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 1 (2.94%) Game Development
4 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning
4 1 (2.94%) Microservices
4 1 (2.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) C#
3 7 (20.59%) PHP
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) C
7 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) Perforce
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin