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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 23 75 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 20.54% 35.71% 38.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.77% 38.27% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 56 94
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £469 £467
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £625
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 £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
Developer
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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
101 196 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.18% 93.33% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 140 275
Average daily rate £375 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £363 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -18.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 33 (63.46%) Finance
2 22 (42.31%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) Java
4 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.85%) Oracle
6 14 (26.92%) SAP
6 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
6 14 (26.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 14 (26.92%) Adobe
6 14 (26.92%) Adobe CQ
6 14 (26.92%) hybris
7 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
8 10 (19.23%) .NET
9 9 (17.31%) HTML
9 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
10 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
11 7 (13.46%) Scrum
11 7 (13.46%) Spring
11 7 (13.46%) XML
11 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
11 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (11.54%) CSS
12 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (11.54%) Analytics
12 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (9.62%) JDeveloper
13 5 (9.62%) Migration
13 5 (9.62%) Telecoms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 14 (26.92%) Adobe CQ
2 7 (13.46%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) GemFire
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (26.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.92%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) FTP
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.85%) QlikView
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Base SAS
6 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (1.92%) FileMaker
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JDeveloper
2 2 (3.85%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Grunt
2 2 (3.85%) Bower
3 1 (1.92%) Mockito
3 1 (1.92%) TestNG
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Toad
3 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (63.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
5 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) HTML
3 7 (13.46%) Spring
3 7 (13.46%) XML
4 6 (11.54%) CSS
5 4 (7.69%) HTML5
6 3 (5.77%) CSS3
6 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.77%) WCF
6 3 (5.77%) Web Services
6 3 (5.77%) ActiveX
6 3 (5.77%) XSD
6 3 (5.77%) XSL
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) J2EE
7 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.85%) LINQ
7 2 (3.85%) WPF
7 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.85%) RIA
2 2 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.92%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) UNIX
2 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 7 (13.46%) Scrum
3 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.54%) Analytics
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 4 (7.69%) SOA
6 4 (7.69%) ETL
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
7 3 (5.77%) CRM
7 3 (5.77%) OO
7 3 (5.77%) RAD
7 3 (5.77%) UML
8 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.85%) Validation
8 2 (3.85%) Workflow
8 2 (3.85%) Data Management
8 2 (3.85%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 22 (42.31%) SQL
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.62%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) VB6
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) VBScript
6 3 (5.77%) VB
7 2 (3.85%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) C++
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle
2 14 (26.92%) SAP
2 14 (26.92%) Adobe
2 14 (26.92%) hybris
3 3 (5.77%) Jaspersoft
3 3 (5.77%) Perforce
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Sybase
4 2 (3.85%) Cognos
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) Applix
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.92%) Informatica