The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 14.88% 27.24% 29.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.98% 29.46% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 65 53
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £400 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106 258 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.60% 92.47% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 188 202
Average daily rate £450 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Analytics
4 10 (24.39%) Oracle
4 10 (24.39%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) XML
6 8 (19.51%) C++
6 8 (19.51%) ETL
6 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
7 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (17.07%) Adobe
7 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.07%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) SAP
7 7 (17.07%) Adobe CQ
7 7 (17.07%) hybris
8 6 (14.63%) Scala
8 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
8 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) Banking
9 5 (12.20%) Windows
9 5 (12.20%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (12.20%) Degree
9 5 (12.20%) JSON
9 5 (12.20%) Cognos
9 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (17.07%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (4.88%) Node.js
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.44%) Mule
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) IIS
3 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.44%) Documentum
3 1 (2.44%) GemFire
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (12.20%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.44%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) FTP
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) LDAP
3 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (9.76%) Big Data
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.88%) Base SAS
6 2 (4.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (4.88%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.44%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.88%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.44%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) XML
2 5 (12.20%) JSON
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) STL
4 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 3 (7.32%) Spring
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.88%) Ext JS
5 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.88%) J2EE
5 2 (4.88%) Symfony
6 1 (2.44%) ADO
6 1 (2.44%) COM+
6 1 (2.44%) .NET
6 1 (2.44%) JDBC
6 1 (2.44%) JSP
6 1 (2.44%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.76%) Fixed Income
3 4 (9.76%) Derivative
4 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.88%) RIA
4 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Analytics
2 8 (19.51%) ETL
3 7 (17.07%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Data Transformation
7 3 (7.32%) OO
7 3 (7.32%) Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.88%) Scrum
8 2 (4.88%) MVVM
8 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) OOP
8 2 (4.88%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) C++
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.63%) Scala
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) VBScript
8 1 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) VB6
8 1 (2.44%) C
8 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Adobe
2 7 (17.07%) hybris
2 7 (17.07%) SAP
3 5 (12.20%) Cognos
4 4 (9.76%) Sybase
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Twitter