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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 525 485 518
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 55 77 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 43
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£350 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £530 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 -
% change year-on-year
-24.32% -
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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
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 £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 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 1 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 -9 20 £402 -10.40% 7
South East -23 10 £375 +7.14% 5
South West -25 7 £303 - 4
North West -7 6 £350 - 4
East of England -26 5 £275 -21.42% 4
West Midlands - 3 £375 - 2
East Midlands +3 2 - - 3
Yorkshire +1 2 £263 -25.00% 2
North East - - - - 1
Systems Developer
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Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 44 (43.14%) SQL
2 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
3 31 (30.39%) .NET
4 29 (28.43%) C#
4 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
5 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
6 25 (24.51%) HTML
7 21 (20.59%) CSS
8 18 (17.65%) XML
9 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 17 (16.67%) Windows
10 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
10 16 (15.69%) Oracle
11 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 14 (13.73%) Java
12 14 (13.73%) VB.NET
13 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
14 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (11.76%) jQuery
15 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (10.78%) Retail
15 11 (10.78%) Finance
15 11 (10.78%) OO
15 11 (10.78%) MVC
16 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
16 10 (9.80%) CRM
17 9 (8.82%) Marketing
18 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
18 8 (7.84%) JSON

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.92%) IIS
3 4 (3.92%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) Lync
3 4 (3.92%) Node.js
4 3 (2.94%) CICS
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.98%) Moodle
6 1 (0.98%) SAS
6 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.86%) MS Office
2 7 (6.86%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.96%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.96%) MS Project
5 1 (0.98%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Agresso
2 2 (1.96%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.98%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.96%) LTE
2 2 (1.96%) SMPP
2 2 (1.96%) SSL
2 2 (1.96%) DNS
2 2 (1.96%) FTP
2 2 (1.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.96%) SNMP
3 1 (0.98%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.98%) Intranet
3 1 (0.98%) SAN
3 1 (0.98%) 3G
3 1 (0.98%) Telnet
3 1 (0.98%) Wireless
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) WAN
3 1 (0.98%) SSH
3 1 (0.98%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.84%) MySQL
4 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.88%) DB2
6 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.94%) MS Access
7 3 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.96%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.92%) Subversion
4 3 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.94%) Toad
5 2 (1.96%) JIRA
5 2 (1.96%) NUnit
5 2 (1.96%) Moq
5 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (1.96%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.98%) MSI
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.98%) Xcode
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (10.78%) Retail
1 11 (10.78%) Finance
2 9 (8.82%) Marketing
3 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Front Office
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.39%) .NET
2 25 (24.51%) HTML
3 21 (20.59%) CSS
4 18 (17.65%) XML
5 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.76%) jQuery
7 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 8 (7.84%) JSON
7 8 (7.84%) Web Services
8 7 (6.86%) Ajax
9 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (4.90%) REST
10 5 (4.90%) HTML5
10 5 (4.90%) WCF
11 4 (3.92%) Spring
11 4 (3.92%) JDBC
11 4 (3.92%) SOAP
11 4 (3.92%) CSS3
11 4 (3.92%) AngularJS
11 4 (3.92%) ExpressJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.96%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.96%) NHS
4 2 (1.96%) iPad
4 2 (1.96%) User Experience
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Open Source
5 1 (0.98%) Biometrics
5 1 (0.98%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.98%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.98%) SCORM
5 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.98%) iPhone
5 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.98%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 4 (3.92%) UNIX
4 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.96%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (10.78%) OO
2 11 (10.78%) MVC
3 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
3 10 (9.80%) CRM
4 8 (7.84%) Migration
5 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
5 7 (6.86%) UML
5 7 (6.86%) Email Marketing
6 6 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.92%) Web Development
8 4 (3.92%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.92%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (3.92%) OOP
8 4 (3.92%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.94%) Data Governance
9 3 (2.94%) Change Control
9 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 44 (43.14%) SQL
2 29 (28.43%) C#
3 28 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.73%) Java
4 14 (13.73%) VB.NET
5 13 (12.75%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.84%) PHP
7 7 (6.86%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.90%) C++
8 5 (4.90%) VBA
9 4 (3.92%) VB
9 4 (3.92%) Perl
10 3 (2.94%) COBOL
11 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.98%) C
12 1 (0.98%) VB6
12 1 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) HNC
3 2 (1.96%) HND
4 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PhD
4 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Control-M
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) IBM
3 6 (5.88%) Sage
3 6 (5.88%) Zoho
4 5 (4.90%) ATG
5 4 (3.92%) Northgate
6 3 (2.94%) Adobe
6 3 (2.94%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.96%) VMware
7 2 (1.96%) Infoflex
7 2 (1.96%) SunGard
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco
8 1 (0.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.98%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.98%) Nortel
8 1 (0.98%) Citrix
8 1 (0.98%) BEA
8 1 (0.98%) webMethods
8 1 (0.98%) BT
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