The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London 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 148 170 188
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 27 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.35% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.36% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 15
Median daily rate £500 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £478 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+44.26% +1.66%
Applications Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3267 4408 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.21% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 3473 4019
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £24.04 £32.50
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 the City of London

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

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 City of London region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 29 (60.42%) AngularJS
2 28 (58.33%) HTML
3 26 (54.17%) Finance
4 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (41.67%) CSS
6 19 (39.58%) HTML5
7 18 (37.50%) CSS3
8 17 (35.42%) Banking
9 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (27.08%) .NET
10 13 (27.08%) Open Source
10 13 (27.08%) React
11 12 (25.00%) User Experience
11 12 (25.00%) Virtual Team
11 12 (25.00%) Ember.js
11 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 12 (25.00%) Web Development
11 12 (25.00%) C#
11 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 10 (20.83%) SQL
12 10 (20.83%) Marketing
13 9 (18.75%) Node.js
13 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
14 8 (16.67%) Information Security
14 8 (16.67%) Java
14 8 (16.67%) HTTP
14 8 (16.67%) XML
14 8 (16.67%) RESTful
14 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (14.58%) WCF

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) Drupal
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) KDB
5 1 (2.08%) Kdb+
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQLite
5 1 (2.08%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Ant
2 1 (2.08%) gulp
2 1 (2.08%) NUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 17 (35.42%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Marketing
4 9 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 7 (14.58%) Legal
6 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) AngularJS
2 28 (58.33%) HTML
3 20 (41.67%) CSS
4 19 (39.58%) HTML5
5 18 (37.50%) CSS3
6 13 (27.08%) .NET
6 13 (27.08%) React
7 12 (25.00%) Ember.js
8 9 (18.75%) Node.js
9 8 (16.67%) RESTful
9 8 (16.67%) XML
10 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (14.58%) SOAP
10 7 (14.58%) WCF
10 7 (14.58%) Web Services
11 6 (12.50%) jQuery
12 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
13 3 (6.25%) JSON
13 3 (6.25%) REST
14 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (25.00%) User Experience
1 12 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (14.58%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Equities
6 1 (2.08%) Fintech
6 1 (2.08%) Index Arbitrage
6 1 (2.08%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.08%) IPTV
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.08%) STB
6 1 (2.08%) TWAP
6 1 (2.08%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) AIX
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Open Source
3 12 (25.00%) Web Development
4 8 (16.67%) Information Security
5 7 (14.58%) OO
6 4 (8.33%) Android Development
7 3 (6.25%) Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (4.17%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
9 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.08%) Change Management
9 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.08%) Data Management
9 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.08%) OOP
9 1 (2.08%) Scrum
9 1 (2.08%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.00%) C#
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) ES6
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 2 (4.17%) IBM
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft