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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GUI Developer
Rank 203 198 208
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs requiring a GUI Developer 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.10% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Average daily rate
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£588 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £403 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
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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
5455 5390 6593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.12% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4241 3933 4841
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 170
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.46 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.60% -7.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.82 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, 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 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) MVVM
4 4 (44.44%) Reactive Extensions
4 4 (44.44%) Front Office
4 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) AMQP
6 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Confluence
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 2 (22.22%) CSS3
6 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
6 2 (22.22%) D3.js
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 (22.22%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) AMQP
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 4 (44.44%) Reactive Extensions
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) JMS
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) D3.js
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) MVVM
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
3 1 (11.11%) XAML
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
1 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle