The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Application Developer
Rank 568 547 534
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.015% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 6
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£378 £500 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.50% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £320 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £380
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
45952 44401 42082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.73% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29584 27581 25036
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1743 1814 2016
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.24 £37.80 £40.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Senior Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Senior Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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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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
London -6 6 £378 -24.50% 2
South East - 1 - - 5
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Senior Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Applications Developer in their job title.

1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Phone
7 3 (16.67%) iPad
7 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) iPhone SDK

Senior Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google App Engine
1 2 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.56%) Google Compute Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Ant
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) JSP
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
5 4 (22.22%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) JMS
6 3 (16.67%) Servlets
6 3 (16.67%) Struts
6 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) EJB
6 3 (16.67%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) JSTL
6 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
6 3 (16.67%) iPhone SDK
6 3 (16.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) iPhone
3 3 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Derivative
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Phone
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) BlackBerry OS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Open Source
3 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Practice Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Content Management
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) PHP5
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) OCPJP
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe
3 3 (16.67%) Facebook
3 3 (16.67%) Twitter
4 2 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Zend
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) FatWire
5 1 (5.56%) MobileIron