The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 395 375 365
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 8 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 24
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£365 £390 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £423 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £413 £360
% change year-on-year
- +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +11.11%
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
20668 22384 20066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.44% 92.72% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14201 15504 13595
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 402 410
Average hourly rate £18.60 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.65 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Systems Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Systems Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Systems Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Systems Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
City of London +17 3 £338 -14.01% 2
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (41.18%) UNIX
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Front Office
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.76%) Trayport
6 2 (11.76%) ETRM
6 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Murex MxG2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (11.76%) Toad
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Front Office
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) XML
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) JSTL
5 1 (5.88%) Dojo
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
5 1 (5.88%) Symfony
5 1 (5.88%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.88%) CakePHP
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Kohana
5 1 (5.88%) Laravel
5 1 (5.88%) Flash
5 1 (5.88%) LAMP
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Derivative
1 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) VMS
3 2 (11.76%) OpenVMS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Data Management
2 2 (11.76%) Web Development
2 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
2 2 (11.76%) ETRM
2 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
2 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
3 1 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) RAD
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) C
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.88%) Korn
7 1 (5.88%) PHP5
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.88%) Golang
7 1 (5.88%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) VB
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
1 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
1 1 (5.88%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
2 2 (11.76%) Trayport
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
3 1 (5.88%) Murex
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) Zend
3 1 (5.88%) DevExpress
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