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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 19 - -
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 1.63% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.59 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -5.88%
Software 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
111 91 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 90.24% 90.10% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 107
Average daily rate £465 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £415 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) MVVM
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (80.00%) XBRL
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Go
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test-First Development
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
1 4 (80.00%) XBRL
1 4 (80.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) MVVM
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Go
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby