The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Software Developer
Rank 570 562 520
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Software Developer 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
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£125 £210 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £210 £130
% change year-on-year
-40.47% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £28.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +64.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-43.75% +64.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47948 46300 40780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.45% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 27479 23389
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1938 2165
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £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

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

Junior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior Software Developer within the UK.

Junior Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior Software Developer within the UK.

Junior Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Software Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Junior Software Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England -2 9 £125 - 25
South East -12 9 £125 - 6
East Sussex - 5 - - 1
Berkshire - 4 £125 - 1
Reading - 2 - -
Rhyl - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Worcester - - - - 1
Worthing - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Denbighshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Tyne and Wear - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 4
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -

Junior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
7 2 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) XSLT

Junior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (41.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) XSLT
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
4 2 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Product Management
2 2 (16.67%) Use Case
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (33.33%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 2 (16.67%) VB
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
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