The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 124 142 125
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 41 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.52% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 10
Median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £338 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £384 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.52 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3822 3689 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.51% 94.42% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2313 1974 1559
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 222 199
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.36 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
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 the North West

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Cheshire -5 18 £393 +12.14% 1
Lancashire +11 11 £345 -7.07% 2
Manchester -7 6 £335 -2.54% 5
Merseyside - 4 £385 - 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 North West region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) .NET
3 23 (35.94%) Java
4 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (31.25%) HTML
6 18 (28.13%) Mobile App
7 17 (26.56%) C#
7 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
7 17 (26.56%) XML
8 16 (25.00%) Oracle
8 16 (25.00%) SQL
8 16 (25.00%) jQuery
8 16 (25.00%) HTML5
9 13 (20.31%) JSON
9 13 (20.31%) CSS
9 13 (20.31%) Windows
10 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
11 11 (17.19%) Ajax
11 11 (17.19%) Web Services
11 11 (17.19%) Python
11 11 (17.19%) OO
11 11 (17.19%) Finance
12 10 (15.63%) VB
12 10 (15.63%) Apple iOS
13 9 (14.06%) CSS3
13 9 (14.06%) Android
13 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
13 9 (14.06%) Microsoft

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (7.81%) Apache
1 5 (7.81%) GeoServer
1 5 (7.81%) IIS
1 5 (7.81%) Node.js
2 4 (6.25%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.69%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.13%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
1 5 (7.81%) HTTPS
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 4 (6.25%) LDAP
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (9.38%) GIS
4 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.81%) QGIS
4 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) MySQL
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.38%) Subversion
3 5 (7.81%) Xcode
4 4 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.13%) Android Studio
6 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.13%) JUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.56%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.56%) Gradle
7 1 (1.56%) JIRA
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) MSI
7 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.56%) WiX
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Local Government
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
3 17 (26.56%) XML
4 16 (25.00%) HTML5
4 16 (25.00%) jQuery
5 13 (20.31%) CSS
5 13 (20.31%) JSON
6 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 11 (17.19%) .NET Framework
7 11 (17.19%) Ajax
7 11 (17.19%) Web Services
8 9 (14.06%) CSS3
9 8 (12.50%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.50%) SOAP
10 7 (10.94%) WCF
11 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.38%) WPF
12 5 (7.81%) Android SDK
12 5 (7.81%) Express
12 5 (7.81%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) LLPG
4 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.56%) STB
4 1 (1.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Apple iOS
3 9 (14.06%) Android
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.25%) Linux
5 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) OO
3 9 (14.06%) Scrum
4 8 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (12.50%) MVC
5 7 (10.94%) Mobile Development
6 6 (9.38%) iOS Development
6 6 (9.38%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Android Development
7 5 (7.81%) Change Management
7 5 (7.81%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.25%) BDD
8 4 (6.25%) Microservices
8 4 (6.25%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.25%) OOP
8 4 (6.25%) Open Source
8 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.25%) Validation
9 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) JavaScript
2 23 (35.94%) Java
3 17 (26.56%) C#
4 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (17.19%) Python
6 10 (15.63%) VB
7 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
8 7 (10.94%) Objective-C
9 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL
10 4 (6.25%) C++
10 4 (6.25%) Lua
10 4 (6.25%) PHP
10 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 4 (6.25%) XAML
11 3 (4.69%) Ruby
12 2 (3.13%) Apple Swift
12 2 (3.13%) Scala
13 1 (1.56%) C
13 1 (1.56%) Perl
13 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) BS7666
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Appcelerator
3 4 (6.25%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.69%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.69%) OpenText
4 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) Endeca
5 2 (3.13%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.13%) Kofax
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) Axway
6 1 (1.56%) WorldPay
Manchester, Lancashire
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