Period
to 17 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Junior was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 53 73
Rank change year-on-year -7 +20 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.16% 0.99% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.07% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +57.14% -37.78%
South West median daily rate £320 £303 £211
% change year-on-year +5.79% +43.20% -11.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% +42.86% -82.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 734 562 749
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 92.59% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 270 475
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £384 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.75% -4.06% -
10th Percentile £263 £199 £153
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 61 86
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -35.29%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.50 £11.81
90th Percentile £49.75 £55.00 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -5.45% -25.68%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, Junior contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
2 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) DV Cleared
1 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification