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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 86 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.49% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £381 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.88 £28.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.42% -12.30%
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
1353 1071 934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.01% 94.11% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 760 576
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.53 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) C++
3 10 (47.62%) C
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) EPoS
6 6 (28.57%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) Android Development
7 5 (23.81%) Android
8 4 (19.05%) RESTful
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Linux
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) Bluetooth
9 3 (14.29%) Mockito
9 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
9 3 (14.29%) Node.js
9 3 (14.29%) REST
9 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) Android Studio
10 2 (9.52%) User Experience
10 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
10 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
10 2 (9.52%) Android SDK
10 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.52%) Jenkins

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.76%) InDesign
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 3 (14.29%) Mockito
2 2 (9.52%) Android Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) RESTful
3 3 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) Android SDK
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) iOS SDK
4 2 (9.52%) JSON
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (4.76%) Express
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Android
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Android Development
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.52%) MVC
4 2 (9.52%) OOD
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) BDD
5 1 (4.76%) Content Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) C++
3 10 (47.62%) C
4 6 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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