The median contractor rate for a Junior was £100 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 18 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.14% 1.00% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.03% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £100 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £205 £186 £223
% change year-on-year +10.06% -16.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £10.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year +38.09% -33.85%  

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 81 97 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 92.05% 97.00% 98.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 79
Median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £88 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +55.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Flex
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe