The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had GUI Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GUI Developer
Rank 631 618 583
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -35
Contract jobs requiring a GUI Developer 12 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.049% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.052% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 14
Median daily rate £613 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £325 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - £338 £289
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

GUI Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured GUI Developer in the job title.

GUI Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GUI Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GUI Developer within the UK.

GUI Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GUI Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GUI Developer within the UK.

GUI Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GUI Developer
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GUI Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -30 12 £613 +25.64% 7
London -7 11 £613 +11.36% 4
South West +1 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

GUI Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, GUI 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 featuring GUI Developer in the job title.

1 24 (63.16%) C#
1 24 (63.16%) WPF
2 19 (50.00%) MVVM
3 18 (47.37%) Electronic Trading
4 17 (44.74%) OO
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (39.47%) Reactive Extensions
6 14 (36.84%) .NET
7 13 (34.21%) Java
7 13 (34.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (28.95%) SDLC
8 11 (28.95%) Degree
8 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
9 10 (26.32%) OOD
9 10 (26.32%) Fixed Income
10 9 (23.68%) Scrum
10 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
10 9 (23.68%) Front Office
10 9 (23.68%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) XML
11 8 (21.05%) XSLT
11 8 (21.05%) Ajax
12 7 (18.42%) Spring
12 7 (18.42%) Maven
12 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
12 7 (18.42%) Struts
12 7 (18.42%) SQL
12 7 (18.42%) J2EE
12 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
12 7 (18.42%) Swing

GUI Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (18.42%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ION MarketView
1 2 (5.26%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) KDB
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
1 7 (18.42%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) NUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.26%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Mockito
4 2 (5.26%) TestNG
5 1 (2.63%) Grunt
General
1 9 (23.68%) Front Office
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) WPF
2 15 (39.47%) Reactive Extensions
3 14 (36.84%) .NET
4 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
4 9 (23.68%) Web Services
5 8 (21.05%) Ajax
5 8 (21.05%) XML
5 8 (21.05%) XSLT
6 7 (18.42%) J2EE
6 7 (18.42%) Spring
6 7 (18.42%) Struts
6 7 (18.42%) Swing
7 4 (10.53%) Middleware
7 4 (10.53%) Rendezvous
8 3 (7.89%) CSS
8 3 (7.89%) HTML
9 2 (5.26%) HTML5
9 2 (5.26%) JSON
9 2 (5.26%) REST
9 2 (5.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (26.32%) Fixed Income
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (7.89%) User Experience
5 2 (5.26%) Derivative
5 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Equities
6 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) MVVM
2 18 (47.37%) Electronic Trading
3 17 (44.74%) OO
4 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) SDLC
6 10 (26.32%) OOD
7 9 (23.68%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) UML
9 5 (13.16%) Front End Development
9 5 (13.16%) Multithreading
10 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
12 2 (5.26%) Analytics
12 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
12 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
12 2 (5.26%) Market Making
12 2 (5.26%) OOP
12 2 (5.26%) Quantitative Analysis
12 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) XAML
6 3 (7.89%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) ION Trading
1 4 (10.53%) TIBCO
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Reuters
3 2 (5.26%) Syncfusion