The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 357 376 295
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -81
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 63 58 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 77
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +47.05%
Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 16 £375 -6.25% 7
Chiswick - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 58 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 54 (41.54%) HTML
3 53 (40.77%) Java
4 46 (35.38%) SQL
5 44 (33.85%) .NET
6 42 (32.31%) C#
7 41 (31.54%) CSS
8 37 (28.46%) MVC
9 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (22.31%) Spring
10 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
11 27 (20.77%) Oracle
11 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
12 26 (20.00%) Web Services
12 26 (20.00%) Finance
13 21 (16.15%) TDD
14 20 (15.38%) XML
15 18 (13.85%) jQuery
16 17 (13.08%) Maven
17 15 (11.54%) Android
17 15 (11.54%) HTML5
18 14 (10.77%) Jenkins
18 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
19 13 (10.00%) UNIX
19 13 (10.00%) OO
19 13 (10.00%) PL/SQL
19 13 (10.00%) RESTful
19 13 (10.00%) Mobile App
20 12 (9.23%) Ajax
20 12 (9.23%) Banking

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (6.92%) IIS
2 7 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.31%) Node.js
5 2 (1.54%) Drupal
5 2 (1.54%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.54%) WordPress
5 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.77%) Apache
6 1 (0.77%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.77%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.54%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.77%) Summit
3 1 (0.77%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.54%) GitHub
3 2 (1.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) HTTP
2 5 (3.85%) Internet
3 3 (2.31%) VPN
4 2 (1.54%) NFC
4 2 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (5.38%) MySQL
3 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (5.38%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.54%) DTS
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.77%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.77%) KDB
Development Applications
1 17 (13.08%) Maven
2 14 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 12 (9.23%) Visual Studio
4 11 (8.46%) Git (software)
5 9 (6.92%) JUnit
6 8 (6.15%) NUnit
7 7 (5.38%) PHPUnit
7 7 (5.38%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.85%) Subversion
9 4 (3.08%) DbUnit
9 4 (3.08%) Mockito
9 4 (3.08%) TestNG
9 4 (3.08%) Ant
10 3 (2.31%) Mocha
10 3 (2.31%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.31%) Grunt
10 3 (2.31%) Yeoman
10 3 (2.31%) Bower
11 2 (1.54%) Hudson
11 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (9.23%) Banking
3 6 (4.62%) Games
4 4 (3.08%) Law
5 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.31%) Front Office
5 3 (2.31%) Advertising
5 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Retail
7 1 (0.77%) Electronics
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.77%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (41.54%) HTML
2 44 (33.85%) .NET
3 41 (31.54%) CSS
4 29 (22.31%) Spring
5 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET
6 26 (20.00%) Web Services
7 20 (15.38%) XML
8 18 (13.85%) jQuery
9 15 (11.54%) HTML5
10 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
11 13 (10.00%) RESTful
12 12 (9.23%) Ajax
12 12 (9.23%) SOAP
13 11 (8.46%) REST
14 10 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (6.92%) XHTML
15 9 (6.92%) J2EE
15 9 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (6.92%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (6.15%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.92%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.15%) User Experience
3 8 (6.15%) Open Source
4 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.08%) Animation
6 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.31%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.31%) LIMS
7 2 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.54%) Psychology
7 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.54%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.54%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.54%) Derivative
7 2 (1.54%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.54%) DTV
8 1 (0.77%) Equities
8 1 (0.77%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.77%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.54%) Android
2 13 (10.00%) UNIX
3 10 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 10 (7.69%) Linux
3 10 (7.69%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.77%) AIX
6 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.77%) CentOS
6 1 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) MVC
2 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.15%) TDD
4 13 (10.00%) OO
5 12 (9.23%) Scrum
6 11 (8.46%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (8.46%) BDD
7 10 (7.69%) Android Development
8 9 (6.92%) Web Development
8 9 (6.92%) Unit Testing
9 8 (6.15%) Web Application Development
9 8 (6.15%) Change Management
10 7 (5.38%) Configuration Management
10 7 (5.38%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.62%) Analytics
11 6 (4.62%) Content Management
11 6 (4.62%) SOA
11 6 (4.62%) Migration
12 5 (3.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 53 (40.77%) Java
3 46 (35.38%) SQL
4 42 (32.31%) C#
5 13 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.46%) PHP
7 9 (6.92%) PHP5
8 8 (6.15%) Python
9 6 (4.62%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.85%) VB
10 5 (3.85%) C
10 5 (3.85%) Scala
11 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
11 4 (3.08%) Ruby
11 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.31%) Perl
12 3 (2.31%) C++
13 2 (1.54%) Google Apps Script
13 2 (1.54%) VBA
14 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (7.69%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) OCPJP
3 3 (2.31%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 2 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (20.77%) Oracle
2 10 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.38%) Zend
4 6 (4.62%) RedDot
5 3 (2.31%) Sybase
5 3 (2.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.54%) Google
6 2 (1.54%) Cisco
6 2 (1.54%) HP
6 2 (1.54%) Open Text
7 1 (0.77%) Sun
7 1 (0.77%) Murex
7 1 (0.77%) Informatica
7 1 (0.77%) ILOG
7 1 (0.77%) Lotus
7 1 (0.77%) Apple
7 1 (0.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.77%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.77%) Syclo
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