The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 34 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.67% 0.70% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.73% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £378 £300 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% +62.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.92% -
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 412 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 95.67% 96.26% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 250 158
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 19
Average hourly rate £8.50 £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.25% +15.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Northampton +12 2 £378 +11.85% 1
Applications Developer
East Midlands

Applications Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SSDT
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle