The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 83 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 24 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 0.81% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 0.87% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +17.64%
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West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1036 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.86% 93.00% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 729 433
Average daily rate £350 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 27
Average hourly rate £13.30 £13.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.50% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £12.90 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £17.70 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (63.33%) C#
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) MVC
3 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
6 12 (40.00%) SQL
7 9 (30.00%) Web Services
7 9 (30.00%) WCF
7 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (26.67%) Dapper ORM
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.00%) Java
11 5 (16.67%) C
11 5 (16.67%) C++
11 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 5 (16.67%) EPoS
12 4 (13.33%) RESTful
12 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
12 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (13.33%) Windows
12 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
13 3 (10.00%) TDD
13 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) WordPress
1 1 (3.33%) Jadu
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.67%) Mocha
1 2 (6.67%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Games
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
2 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
2 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (30.00%) WCF
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (26.67%) Dapper ORM
5 8 (26.67%) JSON
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
6 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) WinForms
9 1 (3.33%) XML
9 1 (3.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) EPoS
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
3 1 (3.33%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) User Stories
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Content Management
7 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) C
5 5 (16.67%) C++
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MCSD
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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