The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.52% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.42% -12.30%
Applications Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 131 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 96.64% 92.91% 97.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 78 80
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 29
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.07 £36.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% -49.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £46.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Applications Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Kofax
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (66.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Local Government
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cash Management
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Kofax
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle