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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GUI Developer
Rank 193 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs requiring a GUI Developer 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.069% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.074% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Average daily rate
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£538 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £610 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 £403
% change year-on-year
- +24.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £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 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
5432 6713 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.08% 92.61% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3931 4902 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Front Office
3 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Swing
4 3 (30.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) RMDS
1 1 (10.00%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) AMQP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (40.00%) Front Office
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
1 4 (40.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Swing
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) D3.js
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) JavaFX
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) MDX
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
5 1 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (10.00%) Task Parallel Library
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) MVVM
6 1 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (10.00%) OOD
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) ION Trading