The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.44% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.85% +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%
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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 Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 121 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.56% 94.53% 93.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 101 58
Average daily rate £414 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £9.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) SSADM
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (50.00%) SSADM
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft