The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Systems Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Developer
Rank 430 412 419
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 13 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.12% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.12% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 9
Median daily rate £400 £488 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £314 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £617 £700 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - £35.00
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
21633 22222 23362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15369 15688 16222
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 347 444
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £38.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 29 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Systems Developer in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) Retail
5 4 (16.00%) Logistics
5 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (16.00%) JIRA
5 4 (16.00%) Confluence
5 4 (16.00%) SOAP
5 4 (16.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) MySQL
5 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (16.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Puppet
5 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.00%) DevOps
5 4 (16.00%) API Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com

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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
1 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.00%) HipChat
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Exstream
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.00%) MS Access
6 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (4.00%) Power BI
6 1 (4.00%) PowerPivot
6 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) J2EE
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
1 4 (16.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) MDX
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) Doctrine
3 1 (4.00%) ELK Stack
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) JNI
3 1 (4.00%) Laravel
3 1 (4.00%) MCollective
3 1 (4.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) Symfony
3 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (4.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (4.00%) TWAP
1 1 (4.00%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) API Testing
1 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) DevOps
1 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (16.00%) Logistics
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Document Management
4 1 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (4.00%) Garbage Collection
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) C#
4 3 (12.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (4.00%) Postfix
1 1 (4.00%) Squid
1 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Kibana
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) logstash
2 1 (4.00%) Rancher
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (4.00%) VMware