The table below looks at the statistics for the GUI Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GUI Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GUI Developer
Rank 610 578 558
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -20
Contract jobs requiring a GUI Developer 14 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.029% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.031% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 28
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£550 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
UK excluding London average 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
53473 51353 48123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.48% 92.45% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33986 31093 28245
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2035 2149
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

GUI Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GUI Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GUI Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

GUI Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GUI Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 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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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
England -8 14 £550 +10.00% 5
London +6 11 £550 +10.00% 3
City of London -3 8 £588 +20.51% 2
South West -5 1 - -
East of England - 1 £360 - 1
Essex - 1 £360 - 1
Leeds - 1 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £375 -

GUI Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited GUI 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 GUI Developer in their job title.

1 18 (62.07%) C#
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) WPF
3 13 (44.83%) MVVM
3 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (31.03%) Reactive Extensions
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.69%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
9 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
9 5 (17.24%) OOD
9 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
9 5 (17.24%) BDD
9 5 (17.24%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (17.24%) RESTful
10 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
10 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) Groovy
10 4 (13.79%) JIRA
10 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
10 4 (13.79%) Apache Camel
10 4 (13.79%) Linked Data

GUI Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited GUI 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 GUI Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
1 2 (6.90%) AMQP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
2 4 (13.79%) JIRA
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Spock
3 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Maven
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Front Office
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Avionics
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) WPF
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) Reactive Extensions
5 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 5 (17.24%) RESTful
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (13.79%) Spring
7 4 (13.79%) Apache Camel
7 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
8 3 (10.34%) CSS3
8 3 (10.34%) D3.js
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
9 2 (6.90%) JMS
9 2 (6.90%) JSON
9 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.79%) Linked Data
4 2 (6.90%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.45%) Derivative
5 1 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) MVVM
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) OOD
5 5 (17.24%) BDD
5 5 (17.24%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Android Development
8 2 (6.90%) Open Source
8 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.45%) Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) Groovy
5 3 (10.34%) XAML
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
7 1 (3.45%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.45%) Infragistics
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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