The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Junior
Rank 101 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 18 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.73% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.77% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 20
Average daily rate £200 £270 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £141 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2403 1942 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.43% 94.18% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1511 974 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 138 103
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Junior
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -24 12 £253 -6.48% 11
North Yorkshire - 2 £155 - 4
South Yorkshire - 2 £208 - 1
East Yorkshire - - - - 4
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) C#
3 5 (15.15%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) XML
3 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Apple
4 3 (9.09%) Adobe
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Graphic Design
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.06%) System Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Use Case
5 2 (6.06%) Kronos
5 2 (6.06%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Portal
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.03%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) XML
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) XSD
3 2 (6.06%) XSLT
4 1 (3.03%) Flash
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) Symfony
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.03%) Open Source
2 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) UNIX
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Project Management
1 3 (9.09%) Service Management
1 3 (9.09%) Migration
1 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) UML
2 2 (6.06%) Use Case
2 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
2 2 (6.06%) System Testing
2 2 (6.06%) SOA
3 1 (3.03%) ETL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Data Entry
3 1 (3.03%) Budget Control
3 1 (3.03%) CRM
3 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.03%) MVC
3 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
1 6 (18.18%) Java
1 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe
1 3 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (6.06%) Kronos
3 1 (3.03%) Appcelerator
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Juniper
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft