The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Systems Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Developer
Rank 440 409 421
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.026% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.028% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £309
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Senior Systems Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21749 21579 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 94.80% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15746 14835 15668
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 393 405
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.69 £55.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Senior Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Senior Systems Developer in the job title.

Senior Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Systems Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Systems Developer across the London region.

Senior Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Systems Developer across the London region.

Senior Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Senior Systems Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Senior Systems Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Law
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) BMC
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Grunt
4 1 (14.29%) RequireJS
4 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus

Senior Systems Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Mocha
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) D3.js
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) RequireJS
4 1 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) BMC
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe