The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 133 126 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 12 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.39% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.41% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 17
Median daily rate £253 £205 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.17% -11.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £138 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £314 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.25 £10.00 £10.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £10.00 £9.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £10.00 £11.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.12%
Junior
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
2831 2918 2823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.67% 95.77% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1815 1858 1843
Median daily rate £368 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 181 188
Median hourly rate £33.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.37 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Junior in the job title.

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Junior
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 across the South West region.

Junior Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Junior
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Junior
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 across the South West region.

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 6 £300 +36.36% 7
Somerset +6 1 £175 -41.66% 1
Devon -2 1 £190 - 2
Wiltshire -4 1 £113 -38.35% 2
Gloucestershire -4 1 £230 +67.27%
Dorset -10 1 - - 3
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Junior contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) MS Office
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.00%) Case Management
5 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Publishing
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Extranet
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) GIS
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) PMI
1 1 (4.00%) Pricing Data
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.00%) Case Management
3 2 (8.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Coaching
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) ESRI
2 1 (4.00%) Sage
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
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