The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical 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
Technical Developer
Rank 201 199 213
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.085% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.093% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
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£525 £454 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -27.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
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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%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) DevOps
4 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
5 7 (36.84%) Functional Programming
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) Time Management
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) SOAP
8 3 (15.79%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle ADF
8 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) UNIX
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 3 (15.79%) SSL
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g

Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (15.79%) WebCenter
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
3 2 (10.53%) WPF
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Tandem
3 2 (10.53%) Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Wiki
4 1 (5.26%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) DevOps
2 8 (42.11%) Business Analysis
3 7 (36.84%) Functional Programming
3 7 (36.84%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Time Management
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Load Testing
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
7 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) CA LISA
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) WorldPay
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) CA
3 2 (10.53%) Pega
3 2 (10.53%) Coverity
3 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft