The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 198 208 212
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 1 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.085% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5332 6562 7201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.88% 92.61% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3888 4819 5239
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 171 169
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.11 £44.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Systems Developer
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Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Systems 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 Systems Developer across the City of London region.

Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Developer across the City of London region.

Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) ATG
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (20.00%) BlazeDS
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 2 (20.00%) Markit EDM
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
4 2 (20.00%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) ArcGIS
1 2 (20.00%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) BlazeDS
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (20.00%) OO
1 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (10.00%) Fund Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) Korn
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) ATG
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) thinkFolio