The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
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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
194 102 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.00% 87.18% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 44 181
Average daily rate £475 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £35.75 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.61% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Software Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Avro
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) API Design
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie