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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 305 301 353
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +52
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 354 330 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.65% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.69% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 217 149
Median daily rate £375 £355 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 12
Median hourly rate £38.75 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.54 - £19.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 - £39.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
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
48407 47998 47631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31930 29619 29578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1378 1922 1987
Median hourly rate £17.89 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -60 109 £400 - 19
South East +8 61 £340 -4.22% 21
West Midlands +18 44 £370 +19.35% 8
North West +15 39 £360 +2.85% 9
East Midlands +21 31 £334 -4.64% 5
South West +10 30 £400 +18.51% 4
Yorkshire -4 22 £395 +21.38% 9
North East -30 12 £338 -3.57% 2
East of England -6 9 £331 +5.15% 2
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 218 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 176 (29.28%) HTML
3 155 (25.79%) .NET
4 154 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (24.96%) SQL
6 142 (23.63%) Java
7 130 (21.63%) C#
8 129 (21.46%) SQL Server
9 122 (20.30%) CSS
10 119 (19.80%) HTML5
11 113 (18.80%) Mobile App
12 101 (16.81%) Apple iOS
13 93 (15.47%) Finance
14 91 (15.14%) AngularJS
15 90 (14.98%) Windows
16 86 (14.31%) Oracle
16 86 (14.31%) Android
17 80 (13.31%) MVC
18 79 (13.14%) Microsoft
19 78 (12.98%) jQuery
20 77 (12.81%) iOS Development
21 71 (11.81%) Security Cleared
22 68 (11.31%) ASP.NET
23 65 (10.82%) Git (software)
24 64 (10.65%) Android Development
24 64 (10.65%) Web Services
25 59 (9.82%) RESTful
26 57 (9.48%) XML
27 55 (9.15%) Scrum
28 54 (8.99%) Software Engineering

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 52 (8.65%) Node.js
2 25 (4.16%) IIS
2 25 (4.16%) OpenStack
3 21 (3.49%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.66%) Apache
5 15 (2.50%) WebLogic
6 13 (2.16%) CMS
7 11 (1.83%) JBoss
8 10 (1.66%) Mule
9 8 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.16%) SharePoint
11 6 (1.00%) CICS
11 6 (1.00%) Documentum
11 6 (1.00%) GeoServer
12 5 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.67%) Facebook Platform
13 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.67%) Umbraco
14 3 (0.50%) Captiva
Applications
1 35 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) MS Project
4 1 (0.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 19 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (0.67%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.33%) Maximo
8 2 (0.33%) OpenText Process Suite
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.33%) PeopleSoft CRM
9 1 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 45 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.99%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (2.33%) GitHub
5 7 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.00%) CloudFront
7 4 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.67%) Boomi
7 4 (0.67%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.33%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.17%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.33%) HTTP
2 9 (1.50%) SSL
3 7 (1.16%) HTTPS
3 7 (1.16%) Internet
4 6 (1.00%) FTP
4 6 (1.00%) WinSCP
5 5 (0.83%) Bluetooth
5 5 (0.83%) DNS
5 5 (0.83%) LDAP
6 2 (0.33%) Firewall
6 2 (0.33%) Network Security
6 2 (0.33%) NFC
6 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.17%) DVB
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) LAN
7 1 (0.17%) PPP
7 1 (0.17%) PPTP
7 1 (0.17%) WAN
7 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (21.46%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 27 (4.49%) MongoDB
4 26 (4.33%) Relational Database
5 25 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (3.16%) MySQL
7 19 (3.16%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.66%) DB2
9 14 (2.33%) MS Access
10 12 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.83%) CouchDB
12 10 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (1.16%) Big Data
15 7 (1.16%) GIS
15 7 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (10.82%) Git (software)
2 48 (7.99%) Visual Studio
3 26 (4.33%) Vagrant
4 22 (3.66%) Xcode
5 21 (3.49%) Subversion
6 19 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.66%) Jasmine
7 16 (2.66%) Maven
8 15 (2.50%) git-flow
8 15 (2.50%) jspm
9 14 (2.33%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.66%) Gradle
10 10 (1.66%) JIRA
10 10 (1.66%) WiX
11 9 (1.50%) Grunt
11 9 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
11 9 (1.50%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.33%) Ant
12 8 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 93 (15.47%) Finance
2 37 (6.16%) Banking
3 22 (3.66%) Retail
4 20 (3.33%) Marketing
5 14 (2.33%) Local Government
6 9 (1.50%) Advertising
7 7 (1.16%) Games
7 7 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.16%) Publishing
7 7 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.00%) Legal
8 6 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.83%) Law
9 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.67%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (29.28%) HTML
2 155 (25.79%) .NET
3 122 (20.30%) CSS
4 119 (19.80%) HTML5
5 91 (15.14%) AngularJS
6 78 (12.98%) jQuery
7 68 (11.31%) ASP.NET
8 64 (10.65%) Web Services
9 59 (9.82%) RESTful
10 57 (9.48%) XML
11 52 (8.65%) CSS3
12 46 (7.65%) REST
13 41 (6.82%) JSON
14 37 (6.16%) .NET Framework
15 36 (5.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (4.99%) WCF
17 29 (4.83%) Entity Framework
18 27 (4.49%) ELK Stack
18 27 (4.49%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 113 (18.80%) Mobile App
2 39 (6.49%) User Experience
3 22 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.00%) iPhone
5 10 (1.66%) Algorithms
5 10 (1.66%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.66%) iPad
5 10 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
6 9 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.50%) Mainframe
6 9 (1.50%) Social Media
7 6 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 6 (1.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.00%) VSAM
8 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.67%) Animation
9 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.67%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 101 (16.81%) Apple iOS
2 90 (14.98%) Windows
3 86 (14.31%) Android
4 52 (8.65%) Linux
5 31 (5.16%) Windows 10
6 26 (4.33%) Windows Phone
7 20 (3.33%) Unix
8 17 (2.83%) AIX
9 10 (1.66%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (1.50%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.50%) Windows Server
11 8 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.00%) MVS
13 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (25.62%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (13.31%) MVC
3 77 (12.81%) iOS Development
4 64 (10.65%) Android Development
5 55 (9.15%) Scrum
6 54 (8.99%) Software Engineering
7 46 (7.65%) Web Development
8 44 (7.32%) TDD
9 38 (6.32%) Mobile Development
10 34 (5.66%) Service Management
10 34 (5.66%) Unit Testing
10 34 (5.66%) Web Application Development
11 31 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (4.99%) SDLC
13 29 (4.83%) DevOps
14 28 (4.66%) OO
15 23 (3.83%) Mobile Application Development
16 21 (3.49%) Identity Access Management
17 20 (3.33%) Workflow
18 19 (3.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 218 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 150 (24.96%) SQL
3 142 (23.63%) Java
4 130 (21.63%) C#
5 52 (8.65%) Objective-C
6 44 (7.32%) C++
7 39 (6.49%) Apple Swift
8 35 (5.82%) PHP
9 33 (5.49%) Shell Script
10 32 (5.32%) T-SQL
11 29 (4.83%) VB.NET
12 28 (4.66%) VB
13 27 (4.49%) Python
13 27 (4.49%) Ruby
14 22 (3.66%) PL/SQL
15 19 (3.16%) VBA
16 18 (3.00%) C
17 16 (2.66%) ECMAScript
18 15 (2.50%) ES6
19 14 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 71 (11.81%) Security Cleared
2 39 (6.49%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.16%) DV Cleared
4 13 (2.16%) Degree
5 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.17%) CISA
5 1 (0.17%) CISM
5 1 (0.17%) CISSP
5 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) OCA
5 1 (0.17%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.17%) OCP
5 1 (0.17%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.50%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) BS7666
System Software
1 7 (1.16%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (0.67%) Varnish
3 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.17%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) Firmware
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.17%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (4.49%) Puppet
1 27 (4.49%) Uchiwa
2 26 (4.33%) Graphite
3 25 (4.16%) Packer
4 13 (2.16%) Grafana
5 12 (2.00%) Terraform
6 5 (0.83%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.67%) QRadar
8 2 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.33%) SCCM
9 1 (0.17%) Ansible
9 1 (0.17%) CloudHub
9 1 (0.17%) Control-M
9 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.17%) Salt
9 1 (0.17%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 86 (14.31%) Oracle
2 79 (13.14%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.82%) Google
4 32 (5.32%) MuleSoft
5 27 (4.49%) Atlassian
6 26 (4.33%) ForgeRock
7 21 (3.49%) IBM
8 12 (2.00%) WSO2
9 10 (1.66%) Apple
9 10 (1.66%) Xamarin
10 8 (1.33%) Adobe
10 8 (1.33%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.16%) CA
12 6 (1.00%) Micro Focus
12 6 (1.00%) New Relic
13 5 (0.83%) Axway
13 5 (0.83%) OpenText
13 5 (0.83%) Sybase
14 4 (0.67%) SAP
14 4 (0.67%) Sitecore
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