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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 89 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.65% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£276 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £303 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.70% -10.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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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 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
1166 1084 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 90.18% 93.69% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 701 386
Average daily rate £365 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 33
Average hourly rate £12.42 £16.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.72% +43.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 £101.90 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) NHS
6 1 (12.50%) W3C

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
1 1 (12.50%) Jadu
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Unica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (12.50%) NLog
3 1 (12.50%) Ninject
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Mustache
3 1 (12.50%) Underscore.js
3 1 (12.50%) SignalR
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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