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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
London / City of London
Rank 140 139 167
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 10 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.35% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.37% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 24
Median daily rate £400 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £340 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £42.94 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +50.65%

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
2816 3002 4957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.04% 95.67% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2227 2369 3803
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +11.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 23 (62.16%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) Banking
4 20 (54.05%) CSS
4 20 (54.05%) AngularJS
5 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
6 18 (48.65%) CSS3
6 18 (48.65%) HTML5
7 14 (37.84%) OO
8 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (32.43%) jQuery
10 11 (29.73%) .NET
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.92%) Web Services
12 7 (18.92%) Web Development
12 7 (18.92%) React
13 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
13 6 (16.22%) Open Source
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) Java
13 6 (16.22%) C#
14 5 (13.51%) MVC
14 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
14 5 (13.51%) QA
14 5 (13.51%) User Experience
14 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (13.51%) Ember.js
14 5 (13.51%) Virtual Team
15 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (10.81%) RESTful

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 (5.41%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) KDB
3 1 (2.70%) Kdb+
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 21 (56.76%) Banking
3 4 (10.81%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.70%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) HTML
2 20 (54.05%) AngularJS
2 20 (54.05%) CSS
3 18 (48.65%) CSS3
3 18 (48.65%) HTML5
4 12 (32.43%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
6 7 (18.92%) React
6 7 (18.92%) Web Services
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) Ember.js
8 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.81%) RESTful
8 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 4 (10.81%) XML
9 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (8.11%) Node.js
9 3 (8.11%) REST
9 3 (8.11%) WCF
10 2 (5.41%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) TWAP
3 1 (2.70%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) OO
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) Open Source
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Android Development
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.70%) Index Arbitrage
9 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
9 1 (2.70%) Scalability Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.22%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) MiFID
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
3 1 (2.70%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) iManage
3 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.70%) Workday