The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 363 359 345
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 280 283 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.58% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 188 150
Median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £34.13 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.52% -14.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Applications Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +11 120 £450 +9.09% 29
South East +16 52 £400 +6.66% 24
North West +7 27 £400 +3.22% 9
South West -9 21 £400 -4.76% 3
Yorkshire -34 16 £344 +5.76% 7
North East -25 15 £425 +34.38% 2
East Midlands +6 12 £343 +14.33% 10
West Midlands -22 11 £400 +6.66% 3
East of England +4 5 £375 +25.00% 9
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 England region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 252 (39.56%) JavaScript
2 198 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (30.77%) HTML
4 154 (24.18%) Java
5 146 (22.92%) SQL
5 146 (22.92%) CSS
6 144 (22.61%) .NET
7 132 (20.72%) C#
8 127 (19.94%) HTML5
9 126 (19.78%) AngularJS
10 120 (18.84%) SQL Server
11 104 (16.33%) Oracle
11 104 (16.33%) Finance
12 97 (15.23%) Mobile App
13 88 (13.81%) Git (software)
14 86 (13.50%) Security Cleared
15 83 (13.03%) Web Services
16 81 (12.72%) XML
16 81 (12.72%) Android
17 77 (12.09%) Apple iOS
17 77 (12.09%) MVC
18 76 (11.93%) Windows
18 76 (11.93%) JSON
19 73 (11.46%) Software Engineering
20 72 (11.30%) RESTful
21 66 (10.36%) Microsoft
22 62 (9.73%) jQuery
23 60 (9.42%) ASP.NET
23 60 (9.42%) CSS3
24 58 (9.11%) Node.js

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 26 (4.08%) OpenStack
2 19 (2.98%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.98%) WebSphere
3 16 (2.51%) Apache
3 16 (2.51%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.73%) IIS
4 11 (1.73%) JBoss
5 10 (1.57%) CMS
5 10 (1.57%) Mule
6 6 (0.94%) GeoServer
7 5 (0.78%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.63%) Drupal
8 4 (0.63%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.47%) ColdFusion
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.20%) MS Office
3 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (3.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.31%) Maximo
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.31%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
3 37 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.26%) GitHub
4 8 (1.26%) PaaS
5 6 (0.94%) Google Play
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.63%) Boomi
6 4 (0.63%) iPaaS
7 3 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.47%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.31%) Bluemix
8 2 (0.31%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.31%) TestFlight
9 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.16%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.51%) HTTP
2 12 (1.88%) Internet
3 7 (1.10%) HTTPS
4 6 (0.94%) LDAP
5 3 (0.47%) Network Security
5 3 (0.47%) SSL
6 2 (0.31%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.31%) DNS
6 2 (0.31%) Firewall
6 2 (0.31%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.31%) Skype
7 1 (0.16%) Broadband
7 1 (0.16%) DHCP
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.16%) IPv4
7 1 (0.16%) IPv6
7 1 (0.16%) Softphone
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
7 1 (0.16%) WEP
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 17 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (2.51%) MySQL
6 15 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.35%) SQLite
7 14 (2.20%) DB2
8 12 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.88%) NoSQL
9 11 (1.73%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.41%) CouchDB
11 9 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 88 (13.81%) Git (software)
2 46 (7.22%) Visual Studio
3 28 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (4.24%) Vagrant
5 16 (2.51%) Subversion
6 15 (2.35%) Jasmine
7 14 (2.20%) git-flow
7 14 (2.20%) jspm
8 13 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
9 12 (1.88%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (1.73%) Gradle
10 11 (1.73%) gulp
10 11 (1.73%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.57%) JIRA
11 10 (1.57%) Maven
11 10 (1.57%) Protractor
11 10 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 10 (1.57%) Xcode
12 9 (1.41%) Jenkins
13 8 (1.26%) Grunt
General
1 104 (16.33%) Finance
2 33 (5.18%) Banking
3 17 (2.67%) Marketing
4 14 (2.20%) Retail
5 13 (2.04%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.88%) Local Government
6 12 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.73%) Games
7 11 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.41%) Legal
9 8 (1.26%) Advertising
10 6 (0.94%) Law
11 5 (0.78%) Back Office
11 5 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.63%) Front Office
13 2 (0.31%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (30.77%) HTML
2 146 (22.92%) CSS
3 144 (22.61%) .NET
4 127 (19.94%) HTML5
5 126 (19.78%) AngularJS
6 83 (13.03%) Web Services
7 81 (12.72%) XML
8 76 (11.93%) JSON
9 72 (11.30%) RESTful
10 62 (9.73%) jQuery
11 60 (9.42%) ASP.NET
11 60 (9.42%) CSS3
12 58 (9.11%) Node.js
13 43 (6.75%) REST
14 32 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (5.02%) WCF
15 31 (4.87%) SOAP
16 30 (4.71%) .NET Framework
16 30 (4.71%) Spring
17 28 (4.40%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 97 (15.23%) Mobile App
2 36 (5.65%) User Experience
3 19 (2.98%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.73%) Data Structures
5 11 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.57%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 9 (1.41%) iPad
7 9 (1.41%) iPhone
7 9 (1.41%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
7 9 (1.41%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
9 6 (0.94%) Animation
9 6 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.94%) GPGPU
10 5 (0.78%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 81 (12.72%) Android
2 77 (12.09%) Apple iOS
3 76 (11.93%) Windows
4 54 (8.48%) Linux
5 31 (4.87%) Windows 10
6 24 (3.77%) Windows Phone
7 22 (3.45%) Unix
8 16 (2.51%) AIX
9 11 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (1.26%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.16%) Solaris
13 1 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (12.09%) MVC
3 73 (11.46%) Software Engineering
4 52 (8.16%) Scrum
5 51 (8.01%) Android Development
6 50 (7.85%) Web Development
7 48 (7.54%) iOS Development
8 42 (6.59%) Mobile Development
9 38 (5.97%) DevOps
9 38 (5.97%) TDD
10 37 (5.81%) Service Management
11 33 (5.18%) Unit Testing
12 31 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (4.55%) Web Application Development
14 28 (4.40%) Open Source
15 26 (4.08%) Front End Development
16 25 (3.92%) BDD
16 25 (3.92%) SDLC
17 24 (3.77%) CRM
17 24 (3.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 252 (39.56%) JavaScript
2 154 (24.18%) Java
3 146 (22.92%) SQL
4 132 (20.72%) C#
5 41 (6.44%) PL/SQL
6 37 (5.81%) Python
7 35 (5.49%) Objective-C
8 34 (5.34%) C++
8 34 (5.34%) Ruby
8 34 (5.34%) T-SQL
9 33 (5.18%) Shell Script
10 27 (4.24%) Apple Swift
10 27 (4.24%) PHP
11 24 (3.77%) VB
12 19 (2.98%) C
13 16 (2.51%) ES6
13 16 (2.51%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.35%) ECMAScript
14 15 (2.35%) VB.NET
15 14 (2.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 86 (13.50%) Security Cleared
2 53 (8.32%) SC Cleared
3 31 (4.87%) DV Cleared
4 18 (2.83%) Degree
5 5 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.31%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.16%) CISA
7 1 (0.16%) CISM
7 1 (0.16%) CISSP
7 1 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.16%) OCP
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.57%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) BS7666
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) SDET
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.41%) Docker
2 5 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.16%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.16%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 33 (5.18%) Puppet
2 28 (4.40%) Uchiwa
3 27 (4.24%) Graphite
4 26 (4.08%) Packer
5 13 (2.04%) Grafana
6 12 (1.88%) Consul
6 12 (1.88%) Terraform
7 6 (0.94%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.78%) QRadar
9 3 (0.47%) Control-M
10 2 (0.31%) Ansible
10 2 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.31%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.16%) CloudHub
11 1 (0.16%) Salt
11 1 (0.16%) WMI
11 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 104 (16.33%) Oracle
2 66 (10.36%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.65%) Google
3 36 (5.65%) MuleSoft
4 30 (4.71%) Atlassian
4 30 (4.71%) ForgeRock
5 23 (3.61%) IBM
6 12 (1.88%) WSO2
7 10 (1.57%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.41%) Informatica
9 8 (1.26%) Apple
9 8 (1.26%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.10%) HP
11 6 (0.94%) New Relic
11 6 (0.94%) Sybase
12 5 (0.78%) Adobe
12 5 (0.78%) ION Trading
12 5 (0.78%) SAP
12 5 (0.78%) Serena
13 4 (0.63%) Infragistics
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