The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 65 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.28% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.74% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £360 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -1.47%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
679 541 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.17% 90.17% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 246 369
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 76 95
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Developer
East of England

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 18 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Applications Developer
East of England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Wiki
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) C
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) C
6 1 (9.09%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle