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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Developer
England / London
Rank 386 408 407
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.056% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.059% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £238 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £625 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.25

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
18371 20379 20271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.83% 95.05% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13156 14451 14262
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 308 344
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (20.00%) Logistics
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (20.00%) API Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Confluence
5 3 (15.00%) Puppet
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) QA
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA
6 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) XSD
6 2 (10.00%) CRM

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 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (15.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) Node.js
5 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) API Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (5.00%) Economics
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) KYC
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Groovy
5 1 (5.00%) Korn
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.00%) JDA
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk