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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 530 501 465
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 39 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.088% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 40
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£355 £375 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -10.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £446 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.39% -3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £15.19 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+99.20% -30.97%
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
44075 43066 37782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.55% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27490 25926 22039
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £565 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1726 1867 2114
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -18 13 £400 -4.47% 2
London +7 11 £365 -15.11% 9
East Midlands -1 5 - - 5
North West -8 5 £325 +21.49% 2
West Midlands -3 2 £275 -24.65% 5
Yorkshire -5 1 £425 - 6
South West -15 1 - - 4
East of England - - - - 5
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Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 42 (46.15%) SQL
2 33 (36.26%) SQL Server
3 30 (32.97%) .NET
3 30 (32.97%) C#
4 19 (20.88%) Oracle
5 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
6 16 (17.58%) HTML
7 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 14 (15.38%) Windows
7 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (14.29%) CSS
8 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 13 (14.29%) Finance
9 11 (12.09%) XML
9 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
9 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
9 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (12.09%) Data Architecture
9 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
10 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
10 10 (10.99%) Migration
10 10 (10.99%) MVC
11 9 (9.89%) MongoDB
11 9 (9.89%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (9.89%) Web Development
12 8 (8.79%) .NET Framework
12 8 (8.79%) JSON

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (12.09%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.40%) Lync
3 4 (4.40%) Node.js
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.10%) CICS
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS Project
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) ResourceLink
2 2 (2.20%) Adaptiv
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.10%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (1.10%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Yammer
2 3 (3.30%) Office 365
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (36.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.89%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (9.89%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.59%) MySQL
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.30%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.20%) MS Access
7 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.49%) Toad
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.40%) Subversion
4 3 (3.30%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) NSubstitute
5 2 (2.20%) Moq
5 2 (2.20%) MSI
5 2 (2.20%) NUnit
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Retail
3 4 (4.40%) Publishing
4 3 (3.30%) Banking
4 3 (3.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Front Office
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) .NET
2 16 (17.58%) HTML
3 14 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 13 (14.29%) CSS
5 11 (12.09%) XML
6 8 (8.79%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.79%) JSON
7 7 (7.69%) Ajax
7 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (6.59%) jQuery
9 5 (5.49%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.49%) Web Services
10 4 (4.40%) SOAP
10 4 (4.40%) WPF
10 4 (4.40%) ExpressJS
11 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.30%) REST
11 3 (3.30%) HTML5
11 3 (3.30%) Middleware
12 2 (2.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) NHS
1 6 (6.59%) Data Extraction
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Digital Media
2 5 (5.49%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.40%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.30%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.20%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.20%) Derivative
5 2 (2.20%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) UNIX
3 5 (5.49%) VMS
4 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.20%) OpenVMS
6 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.10%) HPUX
7 1 (1.10%) Solaris
7 1 (1.10%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.09%) Data Architecture
4 10 (10.99%) Migration
4 10 (10.99%) MVC
5 9 (9.89%) Web Development
6 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.59%) Project Management
8 6 (6.59%) ETL
8 6 (6.59%) OO
9 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.49%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.49%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (4.40%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (4.40%) OOD
11 3 (3.30%) RAD
11 3 (3.30%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) SQL
2 30 (32.97%) C#
3 13 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.79%) PHP
4 8 (8.79%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.79%) C++
4 8 (8.79%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.49%) VBA
5 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.49%) Java
5 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.40%) C
6 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.30%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.10%) JCL
8 1 (1.10%) Korn
8 1 (1.10%) XPath
8 1 (1.10%) PHP5
8 1 (1.10%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.20%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) SCCM
1 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
1 2 (2.20%) SCSM
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Oracle
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.69%) Northgate
4 3 (3.30%) JDA
4 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.30%) HP
4 3 (3.30%) Sybase
4 3 (3.30%) RedPrairie
5 2 (2.20%) SunGard
5 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.20%) Infoflex
5 2 (2.20%) BMC
5 2 (2.20%) Trayport
5 2 (2.20%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.10%) Zend
6 1 (1.10%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.10%) Informatica
6 1 (1.10%) Cognos
6 1 (1.10%) IBM
6 1 (1.10%) Citrix
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