Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior was £200 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 119 135
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.54% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.59% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Surrey median daily rate £200 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.53% -3.64% +96.43%
10th Percentile £163 £189 £230
90th Percentile £293 £370 £318
South East median daily rate £238 £213 £225
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Surrey median hourly rate £15.16 £12.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.90% +6.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £14.67 £9.98 £11.00
90th Percentile £15.79 £14.53 £13.00
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £11.13 £12.00
% change year-on-year +12.36% -7.29% +13.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2650 2191 2621
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.34% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1438 1604
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 104 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.34 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Surrey

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Surrey

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Junior in Surrey over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Junior in Surrey

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Surrey

Junior
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Junior within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Staines +7 3 - -
Weybridge - 3 - - 1
Guildford -7 1 - - 3
Leatherhead - 1 £190 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Junior
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Surrey region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Wiki
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (13.33%) Active Listening
4 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

Junior Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (6.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) gulp
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (13.33%) Raspberry Pi
1 2 (13.33%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
2 1 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Active Listening
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Coaching
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.67%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) SAP