The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 59 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.41% 0.66% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.70% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +11.11%
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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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 572 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.19% 94.86% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 289 356
Average daily rate £350 £319 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.93 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.10% -34.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £125.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Applications Developer in their job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) E-business
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) CppUnit
3 1 (14.29%) AMQP
3 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) GoogleTest
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region that cited 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 Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CppUnit
1 1 (14.29%) GoogleTest
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) STL
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) ATL
2 1 (14.29%) COM+
2 1 (14.29%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) E-business
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Google
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