The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 336 334 344
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 72 83 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 56 43
Average daily rate
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£413 £393 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £295 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £44.50 £86.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21167 21997 24240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.81% 92.33% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14614 14966 15702
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 476 629
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £43.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
Applications Developer
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +16 14 £475 +15.15% 15
Bromley - 3 £320 -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Ruislip - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 53 (38.97%) JavaScript
2 52 (38.24%) HTML
2 52 (38.24%) .NET
3 51 (37.50%) C#
4 50 (36.76%) Java
5 47 (34.56%) SQL
6 39 (28.68%) CSS
7 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 28 (20.59%) Oracle
8 28 (20.59%) MVC
9 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET
10 26 (19.12%) Spring
11 22 (16.18%) Web Services
12 20 (14.71%) XML
13 17 (12.50%) TDD
14 16 (11.76%) jQuery
14 16 (11.76%) Finance
15 15 (11.03%) OO
15 15 (11.03%) Relational Database
16 14 (10.29%) Ajax
16 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
17 13 (9.56%) Hibernate
17 13 (9.56%) Mobile App
18 12 (8.82%) J2EE
19 11 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (8.09%) Banking
19 11 (8.09%) HTML5
20 10 (7.35%) Web Application Development
20 10 (7.35%) Java EE
20 10 (7.35%) WebLogic

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 10 (7.35%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.15%) IIS
3 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.21%) Confluence
4 2 (1.47%) Node.js
4 2 (1.47%) Drupal
4 2 (1.47%) WordPress
4 2 (1.47%) Moodle
4 2 (1.47%) Apache
4 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) MS Office
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.21%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.74%) Summit
3 1 (0.74%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 1 (0.74%) ReMetrica
3 1 (0.74%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.94%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) VPN
3 2 (1.47%) SSL
3 2 (1.47%) NFC
4 1 (0.74%) FTP
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.03%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.62%) MySQL
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.68%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.94%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.47%) DTS
9 2 (1.47%) Essbase
9 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 8 (5.88%) Maven
1 8 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 8 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.41%) NUnit
3 5 (3.68%) JIRA
3 5 (3.68%) Ant
3 5 (3.68%) JUnit
3 5 (3.68%) Mockito
4 4 (2.94%) DbUnit
4 4 (2.94%) TestNG
4 4 (2.94%) Subversion
5 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (1.47%) ERwin
6 2 (1.47%) Trac
6 2 (1.47%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.74%) PhoneGap
General
1 16 (11.76%) Finance
2 11 (8.09%) Banking
3 7 (5.15%) Law
4 6 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.94%) Legal
5 4 (2.94%) Front Office
6 3 (2.21%) Advertising
7 2 (1.47%) Games
7 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Electronics
8 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (38.24%) HTML
1 52 (38.24%) .NET
2 39 (28.68%) CSS
3 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET
4 26 (19.12%) Spring
5 22 (16.18%) Web Services
6 20 (14.71%) XML
7 16 (11.76%) jQuery
8 14 (10.29%) Ajax
9 13 (9.56%) Hibernate
10 12 (8.82%) J2EE
11 11 (8.09%) HTML5
12 10 (7.35%) Java EE
13 7 (5.15%) .NET Framework
13 7 (5.15%) XSLT
13 7 (5.15%) XHTML
13 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (5.15%) Fluent NHibernate
13 7 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.41%) Open Source
3 5 (3.68%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.21%) Derivative
5 3 (2.21%) LIMS
5 3 (2.21%) iPad
5 3 (2.21%) iPhone
5 3 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.47%) Psychology
6 2 (1.47%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.47%) VLE
6 2 (1.47%) DTV
7 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.74%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.35%) Linux
2 9 (6.62%) Windows
2 9 (6.62%) Android
2 9 (6.62%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.88%) UNIX
4 3 (2.21%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.74%) CentOS
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) AIX
6 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.59%) MVC
2 17 (12.50%) TDD
3 15 (11.03%) OO
4 11 (8.09%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (7.35%) Web Application Development
6 9 (6.62%) Data Modelling
7 8 (5.88%) Project Management
7 8 (5.88%) Scrum
8 7 (5.15%) Software Engineering
8 7 (5.15%) Analytics
9 6 (4.41%) Android Development
9 6 (4.41%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.41%) Change Management
9 6 (4.41%) ITIL
10 5 (3.68%) SOA
10 5 (3.68%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.68%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (3.68%) Web Development
10 5 (3.68%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.97%) JavaScript
2 51 (37.50%) C#
3 50 (36.76%) Java
4 47 (34.56%) SQL
5 9 (6.62%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.88%) Python
7 7 (5.15%) Objective-C
7 7 (5.15%) Perl
7 7 (5.15%) C++
7 7 (5.15%) VB
8 6 (4.41%) C
8 6 (4.41%) PHP
9 4 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.21%) PHP5
10 3 (2.21%) Scala
11 2 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.47%) Google Apps Script
12 1 (0.74%) VBScript
12 1 (0.74%) VBA
12 1 (0.74%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (5.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.47%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (20.59%) Oracle
2 14 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.94%) RedDot
3 4 (2.94%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.21%) Sybase
5 2 (1.47%) SAP
5 2 (1.47%) Cisco
5 2 (1.47%) Google
5 2 (1.47%) DataSynapse
5 2 (1.47%) Zend
5 2 (1.47%) HP
5 2 (1.47%) Lotus
5 2 (1.47%) Apple
5 2 (1.47%) Open Text
6 1 (0.74%) Informatica
6 1 (0.74%) ILOG
6 1 (0.74%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.74%) Syclo
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) Sun
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