The median contractor rate for a Junior was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 91 83
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 7 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.12% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.13% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 12
Median daily rate £200 £148 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.59% -34.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £130 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £166 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £225
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £11.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year +35.55% -28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1445 1572 1620
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.46% 96.32% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 900 922 888
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 63 99
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +6.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands that featured Junior in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior in the East Midlands

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in the East Midlands

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in the East Midlands

Junior
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Nottinghamshire - 2 £210 - 8
Northamptonshire +2 1 - - 10
Derbyshire - 1 £225 - 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £150 - 3
Junior
England

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 East Midlands region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 8 (33.33%) Migration
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
4 5 (20.83%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (16.67%) HTML
5 4 (16.67%) PMO
6 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Legal
7 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) Java
7 2 (8.33%) C#
7 2 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Flash
3 1 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 5 (20.83%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Defect Management
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Content Development
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Data Reconciliation
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
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