The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Preston region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 6 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 11.01% 1.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.65% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £348 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.56% -1.78%
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
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 81 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 94.50% 92.05% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 37
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 19
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% +4.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £11.80 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Preston region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 6 (46.15%) Node.js
2 6 (46.15%) CSS3
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) Express
2 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
2 6 (46.15%) MEAN Stack
3 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 5 (38.46%) VB
3 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) LDAP
3 5 (38.46%) HTTP
3 5 (38.46%) HTTPS
3 5 (38.46%) SAML
3 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
3 5 (38.46%) Lua
4 4 (30.77%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Linux

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 (38.46%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) HTTP
1 5 (38.46%) HTTPS
1 5 (38.46%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) CSS3
1 6 (46.15%) Express
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
1 6 (46.15%) MEAN Stack
1 6 (46.15%) Node.js
2 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) SAML
3 1 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile Development
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Lua
2 5 (38.46%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle