The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Dorset region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
South West / Dorset
Rank 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.92% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
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 £40.00 £39.81 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+0.47% +39.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 184 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 97.12% 96.84% 97.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 105 129
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 24
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.63 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.06% -35.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 2 £338 -
Applications Developer
South West

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Dorset region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Graphic Design
2 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Android
2 4 (66.67%) iPhone
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Graphic Design
1 4 (66.67%) iPhone
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle