The median contractor rate for a Junior was £263 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Junior
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 93 84
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.51% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.64% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £263 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.28% -15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £145 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £357 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £228
% change year-on-year +12.50% -12.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £5.50 -
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1099 1244 1351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.14% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 807 732
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 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
Weybridge - 2 - -
Woking -2 1 - -
Redhill -9 1 £376 -
Guildford - 1 £150 -
Junior
South East

Junior Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 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 Surrey region featuring Junior in the job title.

1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) Docker
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Junior Skill Set
Top Related 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DVB
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) MPEG
1 1 (10.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Groovy
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Capita
3 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) VMware