The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Junior featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
England / Yorkshire
Rank 116 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 12 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.56% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £225 £243 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.21% -16.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £138 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £254 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £239 £228
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £11.13 £12.25 £12.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.18% -2.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £12.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2119 2692 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.36% 95.02% 95.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1377 1714 1553
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 115 119
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Junior Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Junior
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Junior Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Junior
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Junior Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +12 8 £263 +5.00% 15
South Yorkshire -5 3 £225 +63.63% 4
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) MS Project
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) MS Office
5 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.11%) e-Learning
5 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.41%) GitHub
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL

Junior Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (7.41%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.70%) InDesign
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MS Access
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) XML
4 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) HTML5
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) Laravel
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) e-Learning
2 2 (7.41%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Coaching
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
4 2 (7.41%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
5 1 (3.70%) Content Management
5 1 (3.70%) Facilities Management
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Delphi
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) PHP 5
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNA
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Brocade
3 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Zend