The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £289
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Applications Developer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region. 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
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 76 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 92.54% 86.36% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 38 48
Average daily rate £200 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £246 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Developer across the Belfast region.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Applications Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region that cited Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region that cited Applications 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C