The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 132 99 99
Rank change year-on-year
-33 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 10 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.95% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.01% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 8
Average daily rate
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£165 £175 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -35.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £95 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £312 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £191 £250 £229
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +9.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -92.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £14.96
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -14.77%
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 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
2694 2367 1763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.67% 93.78% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 1511 912
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 121 105
Average hourly rate £13.60 £14.50 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.24% +12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.10 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Junior
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Junior across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Junior Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
West Yorkshire -30 4 £300 +71.42% 15
North Yorkshire +3 3 £113 +2.72% 9
South Yorkshire -9 3 £135 -55.00% 3
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (18.18%) Apple
4 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) Local Government
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
5 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) NAS
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Local Government
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
2 3 (13.64%) CSS3
3 1 (4.55%) Sass
3 1 (4.55%) LESS
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
3 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Perl
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe