The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 527 473 493
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 60 83 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 45 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £525 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -
Systems 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 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
48374 43774 46640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30732 27045 26834
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 1908 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 20 £425 -0.10% 9
South East -30 14 £475 +28.81% 6
North West -7 8 £225 - 6
East of England -28 5 £250 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire -8 4 £263 -25.00%
South West -35 4 £303 - 3
West Midlands -16 3 £375 +15.38% 2
East Midlands -7 2 - - 1
North East - - - -
Systems Developer
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Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 47 (47.96%) SQL
2 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
3 35 (35.71%) .NET
4 33 (33.67%) C#
5 27 (27.55%) JavaScript
5 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
6 23 (23.47%) HTML
7 21 (21.43%) CSS
8 18 (18.37%) Windows
9 17 (17.35%) XML
9 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET
10 16 (16.33%) Finance
11 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
12 14 (14.29%) SharePoint
12 14 (14.29%) Oracle
13 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (11.22%) jQuery
14 11 (11.22%) VB.NET
14 11 (11.22%) MongoDB
15 10 (10.20%) T-SQL
15 10 (10.20%) Java
15 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
15 10 (10.20%) CRM
15 10 (10.20%) MVC
15 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (9.18%) OO
17 8 (8.16%) Migration
17 8 (8.16%) Retail
17 8 (8.16%) Data Architecture

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 14 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.08%) Lync
3 4 (4.08%) Node.js
4 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.06%) IIS
5 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.04%) Apache
6 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.02%) SAS
6 1 (1.02%) Moodle
Applications
1 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (7.14%) MS Office
4 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.04%) MS Project
5 2 (2.04%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.02%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (6.12%) Agresso
2 2 (2.04%) Adaptiv
3 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.02%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Office 365
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) SMPP
2 2 (2.04%) LTE
3 1 (1.02%) Network Security
3 1 (1.02%) 3G
3 1 (1.02%) SSL
3 1 (1.02%) SAN
3 1 (1.02%) LAN
3 1 (1.02%) WAN
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (1.02%) SNMP
3 1 (1.02%) Wireless
3 1 (1.02%) 2G
3 1 (1.02%) Telnet
3 1 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (11.22%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.10%) MySQL
5 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.08%) MS Access
7 3 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.06%) DB2
8 2 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.02%) QlikView
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) Subversion
4 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 3 (3.06%) Toad
4 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.04%) Moq
5 2 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.04%) NSubstitute
5 2 (2.04%) MSI
5 2 (2.04%) NUnit
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.02%) Xcode
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Retail
3 7 (7.14%) Marketing
4 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Legal
7 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.04%) Advertising
7 2 (2.04%) Publishing
8 1 (1.02%) Law
8 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.02%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) .NET
2 23 (23.47%) HTML
3 21 (21.43%) CSS
4 17 (17.35%) XML
4 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET
5 11 (11.22%) jQuery
6 8 (8.16%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.14%) JSON
7 7 (7.14%) Web Services
7 7 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.12%) Ajax
9 5 (5.10%) WCF
9 5 (5.10%) REST
9 5 (5.10%) HTML5
10 4 (4.08%) CSS3
10 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.08%) ExpressJS
10 4 (4.08%) JDBC
10 4 (4.08%) SOAP
10 4 (4.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Data Extraction
2 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.06%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.06%) Market Risk
4 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.04%) User Experience
4 2 (2.04%) NHS
4 2 (2.04%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.02%) iPhone
5 1 (1.02%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.02%) Derivative
5 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.02%) Physics
5 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.02%) SCORM
5 1 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.02%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.37%) Windows
2 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
3 3 (3.06%) UNIX
4 2 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (10.20%) CRM
2 10 (10.20%) MVC
3 9 (9.18%) OO
4 8 (8.16%) Migration
4 8 (8.16%) Data Architecture
5 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.12%) UML
5 6 (6.12%) Email Marketing
6 5 (5.10%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.10%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.08%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.08%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (4.08%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.06%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.06%) Scrum
8 3 (3.06%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.96%) SQL
2 33 (33.67%) C#
3 27 (27.55%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.22%) VB.NET
5 10 (10.20%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.20%) Java
6 6 (6.12%) VBA
7 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.08%) VB
8 4 (4.08%) C++
8 4 (4.08%) PHP
9 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
10 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.02%) XPath
11 1 (1.02%) PHP5
11 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
1 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.04%) HNC
3 2 (2.04%) HND
4 1 (1.02%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.02%) PhD
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.02%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (6.12%) Zoho
3 6 (6.12%) Sage
4 4 (4.08%) Northgate
5 3 (3.06%) IBM
5 3 (3.06%) Adobe
6 2 (2.04%) SunGard
6 2 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.04%) Infoflex
7 1 (1.02%) Greenplum
7 1 (1.02%) ATG
7 1 (1.02%) Huawei
7 1 (1.02%) Sybase
7 1 (1.02%) Cisco
7 1 (1.02%) Nortel
7 1 (1.02%) Citrix
7 1 (1.02%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.02%) BT
7 1 (1.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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