The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 52 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.80% 1.09% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.17% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -16.66%
Applications Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
470 429 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.38% 93.46% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 213 101
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £475 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 30 27
Average hourly rate £17.25 £33.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +76.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.53 £57.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 2 £425 -
Applications Developer
South West

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Drools

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Drools
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) OpenText
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe