The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.77% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £225 £220
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +18.51%
Junior
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 155 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 94.69% 95.09% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 77 67
Median daily rate £365 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £18.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -39.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 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 Watford region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) JNDI
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Intershop
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) 3ds Max
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) JNDI
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intershop
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle