The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Developer
Rank 140 144 123
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.094% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.098% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £183 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £175 £225
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2867 3062 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.34% 95.84% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 1957 1414
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 176 161
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
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 West

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

Junior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Junior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Junior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Junior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Junior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Junior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Junior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Wiltshire 0 2 £183 - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 2
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Xcode
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Sencha
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Android Studio
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Android Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Xcode
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Android Development
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sencha
Devon
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Posted: 3 days ago
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