The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.15% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £385 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Applications Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 396 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.08% 95.19% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 197 111
Median daily rate £385 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 18
Median hourly rate £14.17 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £135.00 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 4 £368 -
Applications Developer
North West

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Merseyside region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) SAS
4 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
4 2 (25.00%) CFML
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (25.00%) Skype
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) BPEL
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
2 2 (25.00%) SAS
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) Laravel
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) B2B
2 1 (12.50%) BPEL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) CFML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (12.50%) Endeca
3 1 (12.50%) SAP