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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Developer
Rank 195 220 217
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.097% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.11% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate
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£500 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.98% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £403 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £645 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £439 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.84% +3.23%
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
5446 6651 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.51% 92.38% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3991 4847 5151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 137 180
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £28.78 £43.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (12.50%) SAS
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (12.50%) WF
1 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase