Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £548 per day in advertised job vacancies in Docklands, London during the 6 months to 20 November 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
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 30 33 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 24.39% 27.73% 16.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.59% 29.20% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 29
Docklands, London median daily rate £548 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -12.50% +20.00%
10th Percentile £420 £453 £454
90th Percentile £664 £675 £675
East London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - £54.25 -
East London median hourly rate £15.00 £54.25 -
% change year-on-year -72.35% - -

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

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies in Docklands, London with a recognized job title 122 113 246
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.19% 94.96% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 63 187
Docklands, London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +4.90%
10th Percentile £346 £340 £300
90th Percentile £705 £708 £675
East London median daily rate £475 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Docklands, London median hourly rate £32.48 £54.25 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.13% +149.40% -33.24%
10th Percentile £23.10 £51.62 £18.13
90th Percentile £34.60 £56.87 £32.70
East London median hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -26.09% +31.43% +9.38%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 November 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 15 (50.00%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Banking
3 11 (36.67%) Finance
3 11 (36.67%) Investment Banking
4 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) .NET
5 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 9 (30.00%) TeamCity
6 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 8 (26.67%) Java
6 8 (26.67%) Front Office
7 7 (23.33%) JIRA
8 6 (20.00%) SDLC
8 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.00%) KDB
8 6 (20.00%) WPF
8 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.00%) OO
9 5 (16.67%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 5 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 5 (16.67%) Analytics
10 4 (13.33%) HTML5

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 3 (10.00%) Confluence
1 3 (10.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) ION MarketView
3 1 (3.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) KDB
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.33%) Endeca
5 1 (3.33%) Kdb+
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (3.33%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) TeamCity
2 7 (23.33%) JIRA
3 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (6.67%) MSTest
5 2 (6.67%) NUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.33%) JUnit
6 1 (3.33%) Maven
6 1 (3.33%) Mockito
6 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (43.33%) Banking
2 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Investment Banking
3 8 (26.67%) Front Office
4 2 (6.67%) Publishing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (20.00%) WPF
3 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) Spring
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (10.00%) Middleware
5 3 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.67%) CSS
6 2 (6.67%) CSS3
6 2 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (6.67%) Rendezvous
6 2 (6.67%) REST
6 2 (6.67%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
6 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Derivative
2 4 (13.33%) Equities
3 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Analytics
6 5 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (13.33%) Microservices
7 4 (13.33%) Multithreaded Programming
7 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Open Source
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) F#
7 1 (3.33%) Haskell
7 1 (3.33%) Korn
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Solace
2 3 (10.00%) Sybase
2 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.67%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) Reuters
4 1 (3.33%) Temenos