The median contractor rate for a Junior was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 23
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester - 0.98% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.03% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £230 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +67.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £223 £200
% change year-on-year -5.82% +11.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.07 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.46% -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 103 97 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 98.10% 95.10% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 69
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £34.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.31% +176.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Gloucester

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Gloucester

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Gloucester

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Gloucester region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (80.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Junos
2 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) ISDN
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) ISDN
1 1 (20.00%) Junos
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIE
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
1 1 (20.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper