Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior was £100 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 23 July 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 31 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.45% 0.50% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.53% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Peterborough median daily rate £100 - £225
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £233 £88 £200
% change year-on-year +165.71% -56.25% -29.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £10.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% -7.41%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 201 190 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 90.95% 95.00% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 101 131
Peterborough median daily rate £368 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +3.85% +4.84%
10th Percentile £157 £104 £200
90th Percentile £475 £513 £513
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 52
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +20.48% -7.78%
10th Percentile £10.31 £9.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £24.05 £36.07 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.90 £35.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -43.14% +94.44% -27.27%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Peterborough

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Peterborough

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Peterborough

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

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

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking