The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 16 April 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 advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 87 58 80
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.082% 1.06% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 1.16% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £399 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
-9.62% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -1.47%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1139 778 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.67% 91.42% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 414 492
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 76 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.07 £10.01 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Developer across the Buckinghamshire region.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -22 1 - - 2
Aylesbury - - - - 2
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) DTS
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) DTS
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) XSL
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) Jaspersoft