Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Junior was £223 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 17 January 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +38
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.56% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Newbury median daily rate £223 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £168 £250 £270
% change year-on-year -33.00% -7.41% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.55 - £95.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 343 343 181
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 89.79% 91.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 182 77
Newbury median daily rate £400 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £296 £250 £213
90th Percentile £514 £525 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Newbury median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -36.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £36.50 £8.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £44.50 £14.25 £50.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year +22.03% +1.72% -23.68%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Newbury

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Newbury

Junior Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Newbury region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree