The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 9 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.93% 14.22% 14.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.62% 15.94% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 27
Average daily rate
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£550 £550 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £352 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £690 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Developer
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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 Docklands, 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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 207 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 94.50% 89.22% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 169 154
Average daily rate £550 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Docklands, London region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited 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 Developer in their job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Front Office
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (24.00%) ETL
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
6 5 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) JMS
7 4 (16.00%) C++
8 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (12.00%) Cognos
8 3 (12.00%) FTP
8 3 (12.00%) HTTP
8 3 (12.00%) Web Services
8 3 (12.00%) VBA
8 3 (12.00%) Adobe
8 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
8 3 (12.00%) JSON

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region that cited 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (8.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (8.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (8.00%) QlikView
3 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) jMock
1 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (4.00%) Hudson
1 1 (4.00%) Grunt
1 1 (4.00%) Bower
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Front Office
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) JMS
3 3 (12.00%) Spring
3 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (8.00%) WSDL
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) JDBC
5 1 (4.00%) Rendezvous
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.00%) Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (4.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (4.00%) Equities
5 1 (4.00%) RIA
5 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ETL
1 6 (24.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.00%) Data Management
4 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.00%) Data Transformation
5 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
5 2 (8.00%) Analytics
5 2 (8.00%) Fund Management
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (4.00%) Stochastic Calculus
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) VBA
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) F#
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) RPG
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Cognos
2 3 (12.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (12.00%) 29West