The median contractor rate for a Junior was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 23 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.89% - 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% - 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £113
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £220 £200
% change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.54 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.10% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 255 261 295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.23% 98.12% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 157 164
Median daily rate £315 £313 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.80% +9.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 30
Median hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.16% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £12.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.50 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Leicestershire

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Leicestershire

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Leicestershire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Leicester - 4 - -
Junior
East Midlands

Junior Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicestershire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree