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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.04% 10.62% 15.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.15% 11.76% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 24
Average daily rate
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£450 £510 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £423 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -5.71%
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
106 204 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 92.17% 90.27% 87.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 167 116
Average daily rate £550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £638 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £32.58 £42.50 £47.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.34% -11.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) CSS
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) XML
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
7 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.00%) VB6
8 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (16.00%) C#
8 4 (16.00%) VBScript
8 4 (16.00%) VB
8 4 (16.00%) XSD
8 4 (16.00%) XSL
8 4 (16.00%) IIS
8 4 (16.00%) Linux
8 4 (16.00%) ActiveX
9 3 (12.00%) SOAP
9 3 (12.00%) JUnit
9 3 (12.00%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) Documentum
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) MS Access
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) IDOL
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 1 (4.00%) jMock
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
1 10 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 4 (16.00%) XSD
4 4 (16.00%) XSL
4 4 (16.00%) ActiveX
5 3 (12.00%) SOAP
5 3 (12.00%) REST
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
7 1 (4.00%) WPF
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.00%) Equities
4 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) C#
4 4 (16.00%) VB6
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (16.00%) VBScript
4 4 (16.00%) VB
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) VC++
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Tcl
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) COREP
1 1 (4.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.00%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.00%) Vertica
3 1 (4.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (4.00%) Informatica