The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 68 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 1.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%
Applications Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 488 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.32% 92.60% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 235 349
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 56 91
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.88 £42.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 - - 2
Peterborough - - - - 2
Applications Developer
East of England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Mocha
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) LESS
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Bower
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Mocha
1 2 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) Bower
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Google Maps API
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 2 (50.00%) LESS
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google