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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 26 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.76% 13.45% 14.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.77% 14.55% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 22
Average daily rate
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£608 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.45% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £505 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £620 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
Developer
London

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
155 110 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 93.94% 92.44% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 68 167
Average daily rate £500 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £375 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £17.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 37 (63.79%) Java
2 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (39.66%) Front Office
4 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
5 14 (24.14%) Oracle
6 13 (22.41%) Maven
7 12 (20.69%) SQL
7 12 (20.69%) Adobe
7 12 (20.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 11 (18.97%) Low Latency
8 11 (18.97%) J2EE
8 11 (18.97%) Derivative
9 10 (17.24%) Investment Banking
9 10 (17.24%) Spring
9 10 (17.24%) Banking
9 10 (17.24%) Web Services
9 10 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
10 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
10 9 (15.52%) Finance
11 8 (13.79%) Fixed Income
11 8 (13.79%) Equity Derivative
11 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
11 8 (13.79%) .NET
11 8 (13.79%) C#
11 8 (13.79%) Scala
12 7 (12.07%) JMS
12 7 (12.07%) Scrum
12 7 (12.07%) TDD
13 6 (10.34%) Risk Management

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 12 (20.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (8.62%) JBoss
3 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.17%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (5.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.45%) HBase
7 2 (3.45%) Big Data
7 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.45%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.45%) Impala
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Maven
2 6 (10.34%) JUnit
3 5 (8.62%) CruiseControl
3 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.62%) VisualVM
4 4 (6.90%) Hudson
4 4 (6.90%) JProfiler
4 4 (6.90%) jMock
5 3 (5.17%) Subversion
6 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) Toad
6 1 (1.72%) NUnit
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) Mockito
6 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.72%) YourKit
6 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (39.66%) Front Office
2 10 (17.24%) Banking
2 10 (17.24%) Investment Banking
3 9 (15.52%) Finance
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) J2EE
2 10 (17.24%) Web Services
2 10 (17.24%) Spring
3 8 (13.79%) .NET
4 7 (12.07%) JMS
5 5 (8.62%) HTML
6 4 (6.90%) JDBC
6 4 (6.90%) JSP
6 4 (6.90%) Servlets
6 4 (6.90%) JSTL
6 4 (6.90%) JSR 170
6 4 (6.90%) Spring MVC
6 4 (6.90%) WPF
7 3 (5.17%) jQuery
7 3 (5.17%) HTML5
7 3 (5.17%) REST
7 3 (5.17%) Task Parallel Library
7 3 (5.17%) CSS
7 3 (5.17%) XML
7 3 (5.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Derivative
2 10 (17.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (13.79%) Fixed Income
3 8 (13.79%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.62%) Credit Risk
4 5 (8.62%) Market Risk
5 3 (5.17%) Statistics
5 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.17%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (1.72%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) Low Latency
3 9 (15.52%) Multithreading
4 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.07%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Scrum
6 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.34%) OO
7 5 (8.62%) ETL
7 5 (8.62%) Data Management
7 5 (8.62%) Content Management
7 5 (8.62%) Dependency Management
8 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.90%) MVC
9 3 (5.17%) SOA
9 3 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) Java
2 12 (20.69%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) C#
3 8 (13.79%) Scala
4 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) VBA
6 3 (5.17%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) Perl
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VB6
7 1 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) GridGain
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Adobe
3 4 (6.90%) Sybase
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Tableau
4 3 (5.17%) Cognos
5 1 (1.72%) Perforce
5 1 (1.72%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.72%) Actian