The median contractor rate for a Junior was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Halifax during the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.39% - 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% - 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £263 - £240
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 - £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £209 £223 £200
% change year-on-year -6.39% +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 Halifax. 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
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69 145 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 95.83% 99.32% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 438 405
Median daily rate £373 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.87% +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £8.83 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.42 - £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Halifax

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Halifax

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Halifax

Junior Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 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 Halifax region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management