The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 241 216 229
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 9 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 3
Average daily rate £419 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.31% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -17.50%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8899 7717 9795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.87% 92.21% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 3849 4446
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 603 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Systems Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Systems Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -14 5 £425 +6.25% 1
Surrey -11 2 £375 +7.14% 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 8 (30.77%) Retail
5 7 (26.92%) CRM
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) XML
6 6 (23.08%) XSLT
6 6 (23.08%) MS Office
6 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 6 (23.08%) Workflow
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (23.08%) WCF
6 6 (23.08%) WF
6 6 (23.08%) SCCM
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) Software Distribution
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2

Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) CICS
4 1 (3.85%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) XSLT
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) WCF
3 6 (23.08%) WF
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) J2EE
5 2 (7.69%) Django
5 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) Spring
6 1 (3.85%) JSTL
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) JDBC
6 1 (3.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) CRM
1 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Workflow
2 6 (23.08%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Software Distribution
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Information Management
7 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.85%) Use Case
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) VB.NET
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
5 4 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) JCL
7 2 (7.69%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) COBOL
7 2 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) PHP5
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) RedPrairie
5 1 (3.85%) Tableau
5 1 (3.85%) SendGrid
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.85%) IBM