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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Developer
Rank 401 380 368
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 10 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 13
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£388 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-17.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- +51.04%
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
21502 21611 21671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 91.96% 92.91% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15015 14996 14673
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 391 462
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -7 4 £575 +27.77% 4
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) Symfony
5 3 (14.29%) Zend
5 3 (14.29%) PHP5
5 3 (14.29%) Subversion
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Sybase
5 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) MySQL
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Murex MxG2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) MS Access
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Front Office
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) LAMP
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) Symfony
2 2 (9.52%) Laravel
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) WPF
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) XSD
3 1 (4.76%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.76%) FpML
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) Servlets
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) WinForms
3 1 (4.76%) DAO
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) OO
2 3 (14.29%) MVC
2 3 (14.29%) OO PHP
2 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
4 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) PHP5
4 3 (14.29%) VBA
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) Korn
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Go
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.76%) SCSM
2 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Sybase
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.76%) Trayport
3 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Murex
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
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