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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 84 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.96% 39.44% 29.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.31% 42.42% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 63 61
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 £400 £463 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £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 £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
99 198 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.09% 92.96% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 135 253
Average daily rate £450 £500 £541
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 23 (52.27%) SQL
3 17 (38.64%) Oracle
4 14 (31.82%) Java
5 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) SAP
7 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 10 (22.73%) Adobe
7 10 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 10 (22.73%) hybris
7 10 (22.73%) Adobe CQ
7 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
8 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (18.18%) ETL
9 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
10 6 (13.64%) Degree
10 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (13.64%) Data Integration
11 5 (11.36%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.36%) Migration
11 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
11 5 (11.36%) Cognos TM1
11 5 (11.36%) Computer Science

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (22.73%) Adobe CQ
2 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.55%) SAS
5 1 (2.27%) CMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.27%) Mule
5 1 (2.27%) GemFire
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (11.36%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.27%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) FTP
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.09%) Big Data
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.55%) Base SAS
7 2 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (4.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Navigator
8 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.27%) FileMaker
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JDeveloper
2 2 (4.55%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.27%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Front Office
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (11.36%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) JSON
3 4 (9.09%) Spring
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) ActiveX
5 2 (4.55%) XSD
5 2 (4.55%) XSL
5 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.55%) HTML5
5 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (4.55%) WCF
5 2 (4.55%) WPF
5 2 (4.55%) LINQ
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.27%) jQuery
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Open Source
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.27%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.27%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (18.18%) ETL
4 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.09%) Analytics
6 4 (9.09%) Data Transformation
7 3 (6.82%) Data Management
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) TDD
7 3 (6.82%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) SOA
7 3 (6.82%) OO
8 2 (4.55%) RAD
8 2 (4.55%) UML
8 2 (4.55%) Workflow
8 2 (4.55%) Validation
8 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) SQL
2 14 (31.82%) Java
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.82%) C#
5 3 (6.82%) VBScript
5 3 (6.82%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) VB6
6 2 (4.55%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Oracle
2 10 (22.73%) SAP
2 10 (22.73%) Adobe
2 10 (22.73%) hybris
3 5 (11.36%) Cognos
4 4 (9.09%) Sybase
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Jaspersoft