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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 527 476 464
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 29 54 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 22
Average daily rate
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£378 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £430 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £325 £351
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £15.19 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+67.92% -24.07%
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
42688 41191 38318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.41% 92.60% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27233 25100 22188
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1682 1864 2310
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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
South East -29 11 £438 +16.66% 7
London +1 10 £375 -12.28% 13
North West -6 5 £325 +62.50% 1
Yorkshire 0 1 £425 - 3
West Midlands -6 1 - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2
Systems Developer
UK

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 44 (50.57%) SQL
2 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
3 32 (36.78%) .NET
3 32 (36.78%) C#
4 20 (22.99%) Oracle
5 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
6 16 (18.39%) HTML
6 16 (18.39%) Windows
7 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
8 14 (16.09%) XML
8 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
8 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
9 13 (14.94%) CSS
9 13 (14.94%) Finance
9 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (12.64%) Migration
10 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
10 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
11 10 (11.49%) Data Architecture
12 9 (10.34%) MongoDB
12 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (9.20%) Linux
13 8 (9.20%) UNIX
13 8 (9.20%) MS Office
13 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
13 8 (9.20%) PL/SQL
13 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
13 8 (9.20%) JSON

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.60%) Lync
3 4 (4.60%) Node.js
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.15%) SAS
5 1 (1.15%) CICS
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Office
3 3 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) MS Project
4 2 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Agresso
2 3 (3.45%) ResourceLink
3 2 (2.30%) Adaptiv
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.15%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Intranet
2 1 (1.15%) 3G
2 1 (1.15%) Telnet
2 1 (1.15%) 2G
2 1 (1.15%) LTE
2 1 (1.15%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.15%) SNMP
2 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.60%) MS Access
8 3 (3.45%) MySQL
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (3.45%) SQLPlus
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.75%) Toad
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.45%) Subversion
3 3 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (2.30%) Moq
4 2 (2.30%) NSubstitute
4 2 (2.30%) MSI
4 2 (2.30%) NUnit
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Publishing
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
5 2 (2.30%) Front Office
6 1 (1.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) .NET
2 16 (18.39%) HTML
3 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 14 (16.09%) XML
5 13 (14.94%) CSS
6 8 (9.20%) JSON
6 8 (9.20%) jQuery
7 7 (8.05%) Ajax
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.75%) Web Services
10 4 (4.60%) SOAP
10 4 (4.60%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.60%) ExpressJS
11 3 (3.45%) WPF
11 3 (3.45%) REST
11 3 (3.45%) HTML5
11 3 (3.45%) Middleware
12 2 (2.30%) XHTML
12 2 (2.30%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.90%) Data Extraction
2 5 (5.75%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.30%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (2.30%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.30%) Derivative
5 2 (2.30%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.15%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.15%) Physics
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
2 8 (9.20%) UNIX
3 5 (5.75%) VMS
3 5 (5.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.30%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) HPUX
6 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (12.64%) Migration
2 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (11.49%) Data Architecture
4 7 (8.05%) Data Migration
4 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
4 7 (8.05%) MVC
5 5 (5.75%) Project Management
5 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
5 5 (5.75%) Business Analysis
5 5 (5.75%) ETL
5 5 (5.75%) OO
5 5 (5.75%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.60%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (4.60%) Web Development
6 4 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.60%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.60%) Data Management
7 3 (3.45%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.57%) SQL
2 32 (36.78%) C#
3 14 (16.09%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.20%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.20%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.05%) C++
6 6 (6.90%) VBA
7 5 (5.75%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.60%) VB
8 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.60%) C
8 4 (4.60%) Java
9 3 (3.45%) PHP
9 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) COBOL
11 1 (1.15%) JCL
11 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.15%) Korn
11 1 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) HNC
2 2 (2.30%) HND
3 1 (1.15%) PhD
3 1 (1.15%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) SLA
3 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.30%) GMP
4 1 (1.15%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
2 17 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.05%) Northgate
4 3 (3.45%) JDA
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.45%) Sybase
4 3 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.45%) HP
4 3 (3.45%) RedPrairie
5 2 (2.30%) SunGard
5 2 (2.30%) Trayport
5 2 (2.30%) Infoflex
6 1 (1.15%) Murex
6 1 (1.15%) Huawei
6 1 (1.15%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.15%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.15%) Nortel
6 1 (1.15%) Citrix
6 1 (1.15%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.15%) Informatica
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