The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 10 July 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 East Midlands 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 77 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.64% 0.49% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.53% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1335 1317 1264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.15% 92.88% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 639 617
Average daily rate £340 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 104 97
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.35 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 6 £275 -
Northamptonshire +2 3 £200 -39.84% 1
Nottinghamshire - - - - 2
Leicestershire - - - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) OLAP
7 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) Ajax
7 4 (28.57%) Web Development
7 4 (28.57%) Silverlight
7 4 (28.57%) HTML5
7 4 (28.57%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) XSLT
8 3 (21.43%) PHP
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) OOP
9 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) OLAP
1 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) Silverlight
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 4 (28.57%) REST
6 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (21.43%) XSLT
8 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
5 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) BMC
2 1 (7.14%) Pegasus
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) Aquila