The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 69 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 24.79% 31.65% 27.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.71% 34.50% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 51 50
Average daily rate
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£450 £650 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £400 £498
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 200 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.32% 91.74% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 137 210
Average daily rate £450 £484 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Canary Wharf region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 22 (48.89%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Oracle
4 11 (24.44%) Java
5 10 (22.22%) XML
6 9 (20.00%) SAP
6 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.00%) Adobe
6 9 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (20.00%) hybris
6 9 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
7 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
7 8 (17.78%) ETL
8 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
8 7 (15.56%) Analytics
9 6 (13.33%) Data Integration
9 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (11.11%) Degree
10 5 (11.11%) JSON
10 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 5 (11.11%) Cognos
10 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (11.11%) HTML
10 5 (11.11%) WebLogic

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (4.44%) SAS
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.22%) Mule
4 1 (2.22%) GemFire
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (11.11%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.22%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) FTP
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (8.89%) Big Data
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.44%) Base SAS
7 2 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.22%) FileMaker
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JDeveloper
2 2 (4.44%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.22%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.22%) Toad
3 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (62.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) XML
2 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (6.67%) WCF
3 3 (6.67%) WPF
4 2 (4.44%) LINQ
4 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.44%) HTML5
4 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.44%) ActiveX
5 1 (2.22%) WSDL
5 1 (2.22%) OLE
5 1 (2.22%) SGML
5 1 (2.22%) COM+
5 1 (2.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.44%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.44%) Derivative
3 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.44%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.22%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.22%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) UNIX
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (17.78%) ETL
3 7 (15.56%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) TDD
5 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Data Transformation
5 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.67%) SOA
6 3 (6.67%) MVC
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.44%) Data Validation
7 2 (4.44%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.89%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) VB6
6 2 (4.44%) Scala
6 2 (4.44%) VBScript
6 2 (4.44%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) C
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) Adobe
2 9 (20.00%) hybris
2 9 (20.00%) SAP
3 5 (11.11%) Cognos
4 4 (8.89%) Sybase
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft