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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Developer
Rank 228 215 241
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 16 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.25% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.27% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8451 7861 9051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.79% 92.73% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4612 4106 4135
Average daily rate £350 £355 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 530 637
Average hourly rate £16.48 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.05% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Systems Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire -1 2 £500 +42.85%
Surrey -8 2 £375 +76.47% 2
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
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England

Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) CRM
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Sage
4 6 (22.22%) Marketing
4 6 (22.22%) Email Marketing
4 6 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (22.22%) Zoho
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) DB2
6 4 (14.81%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) UNIX
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 3 (11.11%) Spring
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) CICS
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) Moodle
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) 3G
2 1 (3.70%) Telnet
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) 2G
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) LTE
2 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) SNMP
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) JDBC
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) WF
4 2 (7.41%) Django
4 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (7.41%) XSLT
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) WSDL
5 1 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
1 1 (3.70%) SCORM
1 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) Email Marketing
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Information Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.41%) Software Distribution
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) SysML
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.70%) ETL
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) COBOL
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) JCL
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Sage
2 6 (22.22%) Zoho
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe
4 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) RedPrairie
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Huawei
5 1 (3.70%) Greenplum
5 1 (3.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.70%) Nortel
5 1 (3.70%) Ericsson
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) BT