The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Developer
London / City of London
Rank 147 149 188
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +39
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.032% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.033% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £513 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £438 £405
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2816 3002 4957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.67% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2227 2369 3803
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +11.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Technical Developer in the job title.

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical 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 Technical Developer across the City of London region.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical 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 Technical Developer across the City of London region.

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Technical Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) IaaS
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) Electronics
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) QA

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
1 3 (33.33%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DKIM
1 1 (11.11%) DMARC
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) KYC
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) ATG
2 1 (11.11%) OpenLink