The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 37 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.84% 0.86% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.90% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £350 £363 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +26.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
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
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 334 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 99.58% 95.98% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 182 154
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 24
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.38 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton +16 2 £350 -3.44% 1
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Ant

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (33.33%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle