The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Glasgow region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 63 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.00% 0.75% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.78% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £340 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.71% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -2.18%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
647 897 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.69% 96.14% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 483 363
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 35
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -24.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.47 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £36.25 £30.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Applications Developer
Scotland

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 April 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Mule
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
2 1 (11.11%) Ext JS
2 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
2 1 (11.11%) XML Messaging
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Fund Accounting
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) BPR
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) MCSD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
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