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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 29.81% 11.56% 27.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.00% 13.39% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 31
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£614 £528 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.35% -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £442 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £653 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
100 127 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 96.15% 86.39% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 102 97
Average daily rate £450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.46 £33.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.30% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 April 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 24 April 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 20 (51.28%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 12 (30.77%) Oracle
5 11 (28.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (28.21%) Front Office
6 10 (25.64%) .NET
7 9 (23.08%) C#
7 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 8 (20.51%) Fixed Income
9 7 (17.95%) Windows
9 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.38%) Degree
10 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
10 6 (15.38%) WPF
10 6 (15.38%) TDD
10 6 (15.38%) Banking
10 6 (15.38%) Spring
10 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (12.82%) Data Management
11 5 (12.82%) VBA
11 5 (12.82%) OO
11 5 (12.82%) JMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (5.13%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (7.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (2.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) JUnit
1 4 (10.26%) Maven
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) jMock
2 2 (5.13%) VisualVM
2 2 (5.13%) YourKit
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 11 (28.21%) Front Office
2 9 (23.08%) Finance
3 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) WPF
2 6 (15.38%) Spring
3 5 (12.82%) JMS
4 4 (10.26%) CSS
4 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 4 (10.26%) WCF
4 4 (10.26%) REST
4 4 (10.26%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (7.69%) Plack
5 3 (7.69%) Dancer
5 3 (7.69%) DBIx::Class
5 3 (7.69%) J2EE
5 3 (7.69%) XML
5 3 (7.69%) XSD
5 3 (7.69%) XSL
6 2 (5.13%) ActiveX
6 2 (5.13%) JDBC
6 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (20.51%) Fixed Income
3 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 4 (10.26%) Statistics
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
5 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Exalytics
6 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.56%) Derivative
6 1 (2.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 13 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 9 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 5 (12.82%) Data Management
5 5 (12.82%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (10.26%) MVVM
6 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
6 4 (10.26%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.69%) SOA
8 2 (5.13%) Code Coverage
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) VBA
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 2 (5.13%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) VB6
8 1 (2.56%) LINC
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Tableau
3 3 (7.69%) Cognos
4 2 (5.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) Vertica
5 1 (2.56%) Unisys
Docklands
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
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