Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Dagger skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dagger over the 6 months to 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Dagger
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 140 232
Rank change year-on-year -25 +92 +11
Contract jobs citing Dagger 3 1 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.088% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.13% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
10th Percentile £506 " £475
25th Percentile £509 £506 £488
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £529 £513 £550
Median % change year-on-year +3.27% -6.82% -10.20%
75th Percentile £559 £519 £569
90th Percentile £569 " £588
Central London median daily rate £529 £531 £550
% change year-on-year -0.38% -3.41% -8.33%

Dagger is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,155 797 2,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.80% 33.36% 36.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 618 1,965
10th Percentile £409 £375 £413
25th Percentile £463 £450 £465
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +11.43% - -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £600
90th Percentile £725 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
10th Percentile £15.88 £29.05 £20.15
25th Percentile £20.00 £34.75 £24.81
Median hourly rate £30.25 £39.00 £38.37
Median % change year-on-year -22.44% +1.64% +74.42%
75th Percentile £37.75 £52.63 £48.56
90th Percentile £47.43 £59.00 £56.50
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year -10.26% -6.58% +89.75%

Dagger
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Dagger as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Dagger in the City of London

Dagger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dagger in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Dagger in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Dagger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Dagger.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (100.00%) Android Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Kotlin
1 3 (100.00%) RxJava
2 2 (66.67%) Push Notifications
2 2 (66.67%) Retrofit
2 2 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mockito
2 2 (66.67%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Calabash
2 2 (66.67%) Backlog Management
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

Dagger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Datadog
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Android Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Calabash
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) CircleCI
3 1 (33.33%) fastlane
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Android Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) RxJava
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (66.67%) Retrofit
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (33.33%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) Backlog Management
2 2 (66.67%) Push Notifications
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Kotlin
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (33.33%) Google