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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 16.34% 10.09% 14.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.01% 10.78% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 24
Average daily rate
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£650 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
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% -
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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
147 102 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 96.08% 93.58% 89.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 71 168
Average daily rate £475 £545 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 27 (61.36%) Java
2 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (43.18%) Front Office
4 14 (31.82%) Derivative
5 12 (27.27%) Adobe
5 12 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 11 (25.00%) Scala
6 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
7 10 (22.73%) Maven
8 9 (20.45%) J2EE
8 9 (20.45%) Oracle
9 8 (18.18%) SQL
9 8 (18.18%) Web Services
10 7 (15.91%) Finance
10 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
10 7 (15.91%) Banking
11 6 (13.64%) Spring
11 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
11 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
12 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (11.36%) Dependency Management
12 5 (11.36%) Scrum
12 5 (11.36%) ETL
12 5 (11.36%) JBoss
12 5 (11.36%) HTML
12 5 (11.36%) Content Management
13 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 4 (9.09%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (11.36%) JBoss
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.82%) Cognos Report Studio
3 3 (6.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Cognos Transformer
4 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.55%) Impala
4 2 (4.55%) HBase
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Maven
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.09%) JProfiler
3 4 (9.09%) VisualVM
4 3 (6.82%) CruiseControl
4 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 3 (6.82%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) jMock
5 2 (4.55%) Hudson
6 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) Mockito
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.27%) Toad
6 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 19 (43.18%) Front Office
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
2 7 (15.91%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) J2EE
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 6 (13.64%) Spring
4 5 (11.36%) HTML
5 4 (9.09%) JSP
5 4 (9.09%) Servlets
5 4 (9.09%) JSTL
5 4 (9.09%) JSR 170
6 3 (6.82%) JMS
6 3 (6.82%) .NET
6 3 (6.82%) jQuery
6 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 2 (4.55%) Dancer
7 2 (4.55%) DBIx::Class
7 2 (4.55%) Plack
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Sling
7 2 (4.55%) Apache Felix
7 2 (4.55%) CSS
7 2 (4.55%) JDBC
7 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Derivative
2 11 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 3 (6.82%) Credit Risk
4 3 (6.82%) Market Risk
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.36%) Scrum
3 5 (11.36%) Content Management
3 5 (11.36%) ETL
3 5 (11.36%) Dependency Management
4 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (9.09%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.82%) OO
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) SOA
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
6 2 (4.55%) Data Management
6 2 (4.55%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 27 (61.36%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) Scala
3 8 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) GridGain
1 1 (2.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Adobe
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Cognos
5 2 (4.55%) Sybase
6 1 (2.27%) Perforce
6 1 (2.27%) Red Gate
6 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.27%) Actian