The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gatwick region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 11 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 9.68% 2.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.84% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £34.13 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-3.29% -13.05%
Applications Developer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
61 76 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 98.39% 95.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 9
Median daily rate £400 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +172.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gatwick region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (71.43%) REST
2 5 (71.43%) Android SDK
2 5 (71.43%) Android Development
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) JSON
2 5 (71.43%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Android SDK
1 5 (71.43%) JSON
1 5 (71.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Android Development
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Development
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development