The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 508 463 499
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 56 53 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 45 26
Average daily rate £400 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £308 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.56 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45860 39882 51429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.27% 92.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28497 23419 28960
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1848 2045 2410
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +3 36 £394 -21.25% 5
South East -14 8 £419 +16.31% 1
West Midlands - 3 £463 - 2
East of England - 3 £388 - 1
South West -12 2 - - 2
East Midlands -13 2 £275 +12.24%
North West - 2 £335 - 1
North East - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
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Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title.

1 51 (46.36%) .NET
2 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 40 (36.36%) SQL
4 39 (35.45%) C#
5 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET
6 28 (25.45%) Windows
7 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
8 24 (21.82%) Java
9 22 (20.00%) XML
10 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
11 18 (16.36%) Visual Studio
11 18 (16.36%) WCF
12 17 (15.45%) PHP
12 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
13 16 (14.55%) HTML
13 16 (14.55%) Web Services
13 16 (14.55%) Degree
14 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
14 15 (13.64%) CSS
15 14 (12.73%) Oracle
15 14 (12.73%) OO
15 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (11.82%) Retail
16 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
16 13 (11.82%) N-Tier
16 13 (11.82%) MySQL
16 13 (11.82%) Migration
17 12 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (10.00%) Ajax

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Systems 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 Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.45%) IIS
2 6 (5.45%) ArcGIS
2 6 (5.45%) ArcSDE
3 5 (4.55%) CICS
4 4 (3.64%) Apache
5 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.82%) Papyrus
7 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.91%) CMS
7 1 (0.91%) SugarCRM
7 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.91%) JCAPS
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.91%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (6.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.82%) Exstream
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.91%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 1 (0.91%) Rolfe and Nolan
3 1 (0.91%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) Internet
2 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 2 (1.82%) FTP
3 2 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.91%) SNMP
4 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.91%) SSL
4 1 (0.91%) Intranet
4 1 (0.91%) SSH
4 1 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (11.82%) MySQL
4 12 (10.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (7.27%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.36%) DB2
6 7 (6.36%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.45%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.82%) DTS
9 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.91%) MS Access
10 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 3 (2.73%) Subversion
4 2 (1.82%) JIRA
4 2 (1.82%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) JUnit
5 1 (0.91%) Maven
5 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (11.82%) Retail
2 10 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.82%) Front Office
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) International Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Automotive
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.36%) .NET
2 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET
3 22 (20.00%) XML
4 18 (16.36%) WCF
5 16 (14.55%) Web Services
5 16 (14.55%) HTML
6 15 (13.64%) CSS
7 11 (10.00%) Ajax
8 8 (7.27%) JSON
8 8 (7.27%) jQuery
9 6 (5.45%) BlazeDS
9 6 (5.45%) CSS3
9 6 (5.45%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.45%) Apache Flex
9 6 (5.45%) WF
9 6 (5.45%) XSLT
10 5 (4.55%) WinForms
10 5 (4.55%) HTML5
11 4 (3.64%) WPF
11 4 (3.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.36%) NHS
3 5 (4.55%) GIS
4 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) iPad
6 2 (1.82%) AS400
6 2 (1.82%) Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.91%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.91%) Kindle
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.91%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Windows
2 10 (9.09%) Linux
3 8 (7.27%) UNIX
4 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.73%) OpenVMS
6 2 (1.82%) Android
6 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.73%) OO
2 13 (11.82%) Migration
3 10 (9.09%) Workflow
4 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
4 9 (8.18%) Configuration Management
4 9 (8.18%) Project Management
4 9 (8.18%) MVC
5 8 (7.27%) Web Development
5 8 (7.27%) ERP
5 8 (7.27%) OOD
5 8 (7.27%) CRM
6 7 (6.36%) SOA
6 7 (6.36%) Scrum
7 6 (5.45%) OOP
7 6 (5.45%) OOA/OOD
7 6 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 6 (5.45%) Software Distribution
8 5 (4.55%) Release Management
8 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.36%) SQL
2 39 (35.45%) C#
3 24 (21.82%) Java
4 19 (17.27%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.45%) PHP
5 17 (15.45%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.09%) Python
7 9 (8.18%) VB
8 8 (7.27%) T-SQL
8 8 (7.27%) PL/SQL
9 7 (6.36%) C++
9 7 (6.36%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.45%) PHP5
11 5 (4.55%) X++
11 5 (4.55%) COBOL
11 5 (4.55%) C
12 4 (3.64%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.73%) VBA
13 3 (2.73%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) HL7
2 1 (0.91%) EMIR
2 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) SCCM
2 3 (2.73%) SCOM
3 2 (1.82%) Puppet
4 1 (0.91%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.73%) Oracle
3 9 (8.18%) VMware
4 8 (7.27%) Adobe
5 6 (5.45%) IBM
6 4 (3.64%) ATG
7 2 (1.82%) Apple
7 2 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.82%) HP
7 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
7 2 (1.82%) JBoss
7 2 (1.82%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
8 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.91%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.91%) Cisco
8 1 (0.91%) BEA
8 1 (0.91%) i2
8 1 (0.91%) webMethods
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