The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Systems 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 Senior Systems Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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 currently tracked.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior System Developer
Rank 579 564 583
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Developer 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.012% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.013% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £368 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £360 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48693 46426 52919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.61% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29668 27020 29360
Average daily rate £395 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2159 2630
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%

Senior Systems Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Systems Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Systems Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Systems Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Systems Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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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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
London -3 1 - - 2
England -15 1 - - 5
Ealing - - - -
Barrow-in-Furness - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - - 3
South Wales - - - - 1
Wales - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -

Senior Systems Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Developer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) BlazeDS
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) ArcSDE
3 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) GIS
3 4 (66.67%) ArcGIS
3 4 (66.67%) Adobe
4 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Senior Systems Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Systems Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) ArcGIS
1 4 (66.67%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Agresso
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) BlazeDS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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