The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 92 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 15 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 0.88% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.93% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Median daily rate £395 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.50% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £32.50
Applications Developer
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
1485 1292 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.87% 94.65% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 864 741
Median daily rate £407 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 36
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (31.82%) Android
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
4 6 (27.27%) Retail
4 6 (27.27%) C
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Android Development
5 5 (22.73%) iOS Development
5 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Spring
6 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) C++
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) Node.js
6 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Mule
6 4 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.64%) RESTful
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) JBoss
7 3 (13.64%) SQL

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (18.18%) Mule
1 4 (18.18%) Node.js
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) CouchDB
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Mockito
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) Spring
3 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
3 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) CSS3
4 2 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (9.09%) JPA
4 2 (9.09%) LESS
4 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
4 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (9.09%) React
4 2 (9.09%) Spring Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (4.55%) SOAP
5 1 (4.55%) XHTML
5 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mobile App
2 6 (27.27%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (13.64%) EPoS
4 2 (9.09%) iPhone
5 1 (4.55%) Blog
5 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Android
2 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (22.73%) Android Development
1 5 (22.73%) iOS Development
2 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Microservices
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source Development
5 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C
3 4 (18.18%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) COBOL
5 2 (9.09%) ECMAScript
5 2 (9.09%) ES6
6 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft