The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 255 239 215
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.092% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.012% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
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£125 - £130
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £210 £130
% change year-on-year
-40.47% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 £28.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +64.70%
Junior Software 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
8981 8150 7091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.55% 91.37% 91.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4823 4317 3374
Average daily rate £375 £359 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.60% +2.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 472 591
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Junior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Junior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Junior Software 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 Software Developer across the South East region.

Junior Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Junior Software 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 Software Developer across the South East region.

Junior Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Junior Software Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Junior Software Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Junior Software 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 Software Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
East Sussex - 5 - - 1
Berkshire - 4 £125 - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - - 1
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
Junior Software Developer
England

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Ajax
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 2 (22.22%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Junior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft