The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Systems Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Developer
Rank 596 592 555
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -37
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 40 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.056% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.059% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 24
Median daily rate £375 £388 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £291 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
Systems Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47329 49028 46882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31108 31722 28936
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1425 1851 1927
Median hourly rate £17.45 £16.83 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Systems Developer in the job title.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Systems Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Systems Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Systems Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Systems Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 11 £450 +12.50% 5
North West +11 8 £325 +42.85% 4
East Midlands - 8 £350 -
South East +10 5 £413 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £425 - 1
East of England +24 2 - - 1
West Midlands -32 2 £400 +45.45% 2
South West +2 1 £325 -31.57% 4
Systems Developer
UK

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Systems Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 47 (58.75%) SQL
2 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
3 20 (25.00%) Finance
4 17 (21.25%) .NET
5 14 (17.50%) Oracle
6 13 (16.25%) C#
6 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET
7 12 (15.00%) XML
7 12 (15.00%) MS Office
7 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
8 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
9 10 (12.50%) Linux
9 10 (12.50%) HTML
9 10 (12.50%) MySQL
9 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
10 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (10.00%) CRM
11 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
11 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
11 8 (10.00%) Migration
11 8 (10.00%) iSeries
11 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (8.75%) Telecoms

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.50%) Apache
2 5 (6.25%) CMS
3 4 (5.00%) SAS
3 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) Captiva
4 2 (2.50%) Documentum
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
5 1 (1.25%) Drupal
5 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) MS Office
2 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.50%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.50%) Simulink
5 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.25%) HipChat
6 1 (1.25%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.25%) Exstream
4 1 (1.25%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) SAN
1 5 (6.25%) SSL
2 3 (3.75%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) SSH
4 1 (1.25%) DNS
4 1 (1.25%) FTP
4 1 (1.25%) LDAP
4 1 (1.25%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
4 1 (1.25%) SMS
4 1 (1.25%) Telnet
4 1 (1.25%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (12.50%) MySQL
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (7.50%) DB2
7 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.00%) MS Access
8 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.75%) PowerPivot
9 3 (3.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.50%) Base SAS
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.50%) SAP BI
11 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.25%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.50%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Front Office
4 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.25%) .NET
2 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET
3 12 (15.00%) XML
4 10 (12.50%) HTML
5 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
5 6 (7.50%) CSS
6 5 (6.25%) CGI
6 5 (6.25%) jQuery
6 5 (6.25%) SAX
7 4 (5.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (3.75%) HTML5
8 3 (3.75%) MDX
8 3 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.75%) Web Services
9 2 (2.50%) Ajax
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.50%) Classic ASP
9 2 (2.50%) LINQ
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) iSeries
1 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.75%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) NHS
4 2 (2.50%) Wiki
5 1 (1.25%) AS400
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.25%) Unix
2 5 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.00%) CRM
4 8 (10.00%) Migration
5 7 (8.75%) DevOps
5 7 (8.75%) ITIL
5 7 (8.75%) Workflow
6 5 (6.25%) Change Management
6 5 (6.25%) ETL
6 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.00%) Content Management
7 4 (5.00%) Database Optimisation
7 4 (5.00%) MVC
7 4 (5.00%) OO
7 4 (5.00%) OOP
7 4 (5.00%) Project Management
7 4 (5.00%) Scrum
7 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (58.75%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) C#
3 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.75%) Java
6 6 (7.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.50%) PHP
6 6 (7.50%) Python
6 6 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.50%) VBA
7 5 (6.25%) RPG IV
8 3 (3.75%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.75%) RPG
8 3 (3.75%) VB
9 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.25%) Delphi
10 1 (1.25%) Perl
10 1 (1.25%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (3.75%) MCSD
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) HND
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
1 1 (1.25%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (1.25%) Postfix
1 1 (1.25%) Squid
1 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Ansible
1 1 (1.25%) Kibana
1 1 (1.25%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.25%) logstash
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Rancher
1 1 (1.25%) Terraform
1 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.75%) IBM
4 6 (7.50%) Northgate
5 5 (6.25%) IFS
6 2 (2.50%) SAP
6 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.25%) Cognos
7 1 (1.25%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.25%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.25%) Tableau
7 1 (1.25%) VMware