The median contractor rate for a Developer was £569 per day in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Developer
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 20.00% 10.17% 16.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% 10.34% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 11
Median daily rate £569 £293 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +94.44% -51.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £293 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £293 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 48 58 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.00% 98.31% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 98
Median daily rate £600 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Docklands, London

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Docklands, London

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Docklands, London

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Docklands, London

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the Docklands, London region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Banking
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Investment Banking
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) Front Office
5 8 (29.63%) C#
5 8 (29.63%) Analytics
6 7 (25.93%) DevOps
6 7 (25.93%) C++
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) Equities
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 5 (18.52%) Python
8 5 (18.52%) Spring
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
8 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
8 5 (18.52%) Market Risk
8 5 (18.52%) JIRA
8 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.81%) Multithreaded Programming

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Confluence
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (14.81%) Hazelcast
3 3 (11.11%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (11.11%) QlikView
4 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.70%) Endeca
5 1 (3.70%) KDB
5 1 (3.70%) Kdb+
5 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (70.37%) Banking
2 14 (51.85%) Investment Banking
3 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 8 (29.63%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) CSS
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (7.41%) React
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) STL
7 1 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Equities
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Market Risk
3 3 (11.11%) Derivative
3 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Credit Risk
4 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
4 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Risk Management
3 8 (29.63%) Analytics
4 7 (25.93%) DevOps
4 7 (25.93%) Multithreading
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
7 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (14.81%) SOA
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
8 3 (11.11%) ETL
8 3 (11.11%) Kanban
8 3 (11.11%) Microservices
8 3 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) C++
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.70%) Nintex
3 1 (3.70%) Reuters
3 1 (3.70%) Solace
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) Talarian
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO