Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Junior Developer was £155 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 Developer
England > North East
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 - 152
Rank change year-on-year - +152 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Developer 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.46% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
North East median daily rate £155 - £300
10th Percentile £144 - £260
90th Percentile £224 - £325
England median daily rate £238 £199 £185
% change year-on-year +19.50% +7.43% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year -21.88% +20.75% -15.87%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,258 1,230 2,375
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 94.47% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 796 1,513
North East median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -8.45%
10th Percentile £225 £231 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £513
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 62 116
North East median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £26.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -32.80% +78.58%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.16 £11.38
90th Percentile £38.75 £40.00 £35.63
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

Junior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Developer in the North East

Junior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Developer in the North East

Junior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Developer in the North East over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior Developer in the North East

Junior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Developer in the North East

Junior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Developer within the North East region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 6 £155 - 4
Junior Developer
England

Junior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Junior Developer 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 North East region featuring Junior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) MVVM

Junior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) jBPM
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft