Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior Developer was £260 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Junior Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 106 133
Rank change year-on-year -25 +27 -
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.084% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £260 £89 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +192.96% -75.85% -
South East median daily rate £233 £130 £225
% change year-on-year +78.85% -42.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £11.00
South East median hourly rate £13.79 £15.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year -11.06% +40.91% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2263 1656 2559
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 93.30% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 858 1288
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £224 £216 £229
90th Percentile £525 £538 £511
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 77 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.62 £39.25 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.38% +7.97% +12.50%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Junior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Junior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Junior Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Junior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Junior Developer 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian