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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 543 479 499
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 36 72 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.15% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.17% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 40 16
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£390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £430 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +112.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-21.76% +112.50%
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
45626 43383 41175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.03% 92.64% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29592 26643 23710
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £229 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1873 1913 2427
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 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 December 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
South East -32 16 £450 +28.57% 2
London +2 9 £428 +0.58% 6
North West -7 8 £223 - 4
Yorkshire -10 2 £305 - 1
East of England -14 1 - - 1
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 3
North East - - - -
Systems Developer
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Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (50.00%) SQL
2 36 (39.13%) .NET
2 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 34 (36.96%) C#
4 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 21 (22.83%) Oracle
5 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
6 20 (21.74%) HTML
7 18 (19.57%) XML
8 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET
8 17 (18.48%) CSS
8 17 (18.48%) Windows
9 16 (17.39%) Finance
10 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
11 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (13.04%) Visual Studio
13 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.96%) jQuery
13 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
14 10 (10.87%) Data Architecture
14 10 (10.87%) Migration
14 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (10.87%) VB.NET
15 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
15 9 (9.78%) PL/SQL
15 9 (9.78%) MS Office
15 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
16 8 (8.70%) OO

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.35%) Lync
3 4 (4.35%) Node.js
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 2 (2.17%) Apache
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.09%) JBoss
6 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
3 4 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.17%) MS Project
6 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.09%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Agresso
2 2 (2.17%) Adaptiv
2 2 (2.17%) ResourceLink
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) SMPP
2 1 (1.09%) 2G
2 1 (1.09%) LTE
2 1 (1.09%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.09%) SNMP
2 1 (1.09%) SAN
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
2 1 (1.09%) 3G
2 1 (1.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.96%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database
7 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.35%) MySQL
8 4 (4.35%) MS Access
8 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.26%) SQLPlus
10 2 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.43%) Toad
2 5 (5.43%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (4.35%) Subversion
3 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.26%) JIRA
4 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.17%) MSI
5 2 (2.17%) Moq
5 2 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (2.17%) NSubstitute
5 2 (2.17%) NUnit
6 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 16 (17.39%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 4 (4.35%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.26%) Publishing
4 3 (3.26%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
6 1 (1.09%) Law
6 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.09%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (39.13%) .NET
2 20 (21.74%) HTML
3 18 (19.57%) XML
4 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET
4 17 (18.48%) CSS
5 11 (11.96%) jQuery
6 8 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.70%) JSON
7 7 (7.61%) Web Services
7 7 (7.61%) Ajax
8 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.35%) HTML5
9 4 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.35%) ExpressJS
10 3 (3.26%) REST
10 3 (3.26%) CSS3
10 3 (3.26%) WCF
10 3 (3.26%) Middleware
10 3 (3.26%) XSLT
10 3 (3.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Data Extraction
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.26%) Market Risk
4 3 (3.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.09%) iPhone
6 1 (1.09%) iPad
6 1 (1.09%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.09%) Physics
6 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 5 (5.43%) VMS
2 5 (5.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.35%) UNIX
4 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.17%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.13%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.87%) Migration
3 10 (10.87%) Data Architecture
4 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 8 (8.70%) MVC
4 8 (8.70%) OO
5 6 (6.52%) CRM
5 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.43%) Project Management
6 5 (5.43%) ETL
6 5 (5.43%) UML
6 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
6 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.35%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.35%) Web Development
7 4 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.00%) SQL
2 34 (36.96%) C#
3 22 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 9 (9.78%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.78%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.61%) Java
7 6 (6.52%) C++
8 5 (5.43%) VBA
9 4 (4.35%) VB
9 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.35%) PHP
10 3 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.17%) Perl
11 2 (2.17%) C
12 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.09%) XPath
12 1 (1.09%) PHP5
12 1 (1.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) HNC
3 2 (2.17%) HND
4 1 (1.09%) PhD
4 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.09%) GMP
4 1 (1.09%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (22.83%) Oracle
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Northgate
3 3 (3.26%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.26%) HP
4 2 (2.17%) Sage
4 2 (2.17%) SunGard
4 2 (2.17%) Infoflex
4 2 (2.17%) Zoho
5 1 (1.09%) ATG
5 1 (1.09%) Huawei
5 1 (1.09%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.09%) Trayport
5 1 (1.09%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.09%) Nortel
5 1 (1.09%) Citrix
5 1 (1.09%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.09%) Informatica
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
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