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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Developer
Rank 425 414 417
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 11 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.085% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.090% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 7
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £329 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £638 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £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
21035 22303 22456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.72% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15052 15630 15374
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 360 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 1 £425 -10.52% 4
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.69%) Python
4 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Apache
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (17.24%) iSeries
6 4 (13.79%) IFS
6 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (13.79%) RPG IV
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) MS Office
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
6 4 (13.79%) DB2
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) SAN
6 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.79%) CGI
6 4 (13.79%) SSL
6 4 (13.79%) IBM

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 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Captiva
2 2 (6.90%) Documentum
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.45%) HipChat
4 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Exstream
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
1 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) MySQL
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.79%) DB2
5 3 (10.34%) MS Access
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.45%) Power BI
7 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
2 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) CGI
1 4 (13.79%) SAX
1 4 (13.79%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) MDX
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) JNI
4 1 (3.45%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) Laravel
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Symfony
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) iSeries
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) AS400
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.79%) Change Management
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.34%) Document Management
3 3 (10.34%) OO
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) OOP
4 2 (6.90%) Validation
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) CAD
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) RAD
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
2 6 (20.69%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) RPG IV
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
5 2 (6.90%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) RPG
6 1 (3.45%) VB
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (3.45%) Postfix
1 1 (3.45%) Squid
1 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Kibana
1 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.45%) logstash
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Rancher
1 1 (3.45%) Terraform
1 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) IFS
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Sonatype
3 1 (3.45%) VMware