The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex 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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank - - 51
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Applications Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
432 615 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.08% 96.24% 92.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 358 224
Median daily rate £324 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £243 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 70 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.66 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -18.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Essex region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) J2ME
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) J2ME
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C