The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 74 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.65% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.69% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £350 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% +1.66%
Applications Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
779 1301 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.74% 94.14% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 712 593
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 60 62
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £33.50 £20.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Applications 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft