The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Junior in their job title over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £100
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £210 £250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +11.11%
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
126 144 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 99.21% 94.74% 97.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 41
Average daily rate £388 £360 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.55% +113.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region that cited Junior 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 in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) WorkSite
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Degree

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region that cited Junior 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) WorkSite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) MPLS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware