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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior
Rank 117 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Average daily rate
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£220 £245 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £148 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £233 £200 £244
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £27.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.81% +71.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +20.00%
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
2358 2151 1974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.05% 93.81% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1266 937
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 104 165
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.48 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.40 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

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 February 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 February 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 -13 6 £265 - 20
North Yorkshire -1 3 - - 3
South Yorkshire -2 2 £219 +57.65% 2
East Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
Junior
England

Junior
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) PHPUnit
4 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.53%) Coaching
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) Physics
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science

Junior
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) Sass
4 1 (5.26%) LESS
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Physics
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Project Management
1 3 (15.79%) Service Management
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Requirements Management
2 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) HP
1 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.26%) F5
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £14 - £15 Per Hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £256.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago