The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 23 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.68% 4.97% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.91% 5.00% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £475 £544 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +20.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
Senior 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
163 180 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.32% 99.45% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 118 44
Median daily rate £400 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Canary Wharf region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Senior Developer 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) SAS Macro
3 4 (40.00%) Base SAS
3 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Front Office
5 2 (20.00%) Equities
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) XMLBeans
6 1 (10.00%) Data Integration

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (40.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Base SAS
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (40.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (10.00%) Infinispan
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Log4j
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Front Office
2 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Akka
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) GWT
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) JAXB
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) JMX
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) JSTL
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Servlets
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Derivative
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) RIA
2 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) API Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SAS Macro
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Tcl
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (10.00%) Fidessa
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Mashery
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sencha
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) TIBCO