The table below looks at the statistics for the GUI Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GUI Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GUI Developer
Rank 190 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs requiring a GUI Developer 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate
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£594 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £505 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £565 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5189 6212 5579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.83% 93.41% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 4517 4147
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 110 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £34.30 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

GUI Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GUI Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GUI Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GUI Developer across the City of London region.

GUI Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GUI Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GUI Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

GUI Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

GUI Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited GUI 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 GUI Developer in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) WPF
2 7 (53.85%) Front Office
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) MVVM
5 4 (30.77%) Reactive Extensions
5 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Swing
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) XAML
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
6 3 (23.08%) BDD
6 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures

GUI Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited GUI 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 GUI Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) RMDS
1 1 (7.69%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Investment Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 1 (7.69%) Automotive
5 1 (7.69%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) WPF
2 4 (30.77%) Reactive Extensions
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) Swing
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) JMS
4 2 (15.38%) Task Parallel Library
4 2 (15.38%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
5 1 (7.69%) JavaFX
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Rendezvous
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Algorithms
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVVM
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Low Latency
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) XAML
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
1 1 (7.69%) ION Trading
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