The median contractor rate for a Junior was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 29 March 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 / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 38 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.26% 0.53% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.54% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £148 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -34.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £225
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £11.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year +35.55% -28.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 362 368 464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 95.77% 98.40% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 279 286
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.71% +169.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £9.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Northamptonshire

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Northamptonshire

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Northamptonshire

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Junior
East Midlands

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (46.15%) ETL
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) PaintShop Pro
5 1 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (7.69%) Advertising
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Banking
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (46.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
1 1 (7.69%) SCORM
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ETL
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Content Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft