The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 24 July 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 Lancashire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £285 £320
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
Job Titles Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
416 243 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.89% 89.34% 93.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 109 247
Average daily rate £365 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £350 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 26
Average hourly rate £18.11 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £10.50 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.15 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Applications Developer
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Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Applications Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase