The median contractor rate for a Junior was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 30 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 49 54
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.50% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.69% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £254 £297
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £200 £225
% change year-on-year +7.50% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £11.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +38.63% -30.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 317 435 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.91% 95.81% 97.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 219 274
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £138 £250
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 37 32 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% +1.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Gloucestershire

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Gloucestershire

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Gloucestershire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Gloucester +4 5 - - 1
Junior
South West

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Regulatory Compliance
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) PMO
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Junos
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Demand Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) ISDN
1 1 (14.29%) Junos
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Defect Management
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Regulatory Compliance
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Demand Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
1 1 (14.29%) JNCIS
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) VMware