The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 18 April 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 111 111 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 15 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.38% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate £325 £350 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +30.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £350 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £33.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.98% -1.47%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 2178 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.79% 92.96% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1075 1322
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £236 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +8 6 £358 +2.14% 6
Dundee - 1 £225 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 £350 - 2
East Lothian - - - -
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Finance
5 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
6 8 (22.86%) Windows
7 7 (20.00%) VB
7 7 (20.00%) C#
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) Change Management
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
8 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.29%) HTML
9 5 (14.29%) VBA
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
10 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (11.43%) RAD
10 4 (11.43%) RDBMS

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.86%) Mule
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.86%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) EDI
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 3 (8.57%) XSLT
4 3 (8.57%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) Ajax
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Flex
5 2 (5.71%) WCF
5 2 (5.71%) WF
5 2 (5.71%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) XHTML
5 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.71%) XSL
6 1 (2.86%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Open Source
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) UNIX
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Change Management
2 6 (17.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
3 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.43%) RAD
4 3 (8.57%) Release Management
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) TDD
5 2 (5.71%) System Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Fund Accounting
5 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Android Development
6 1 (2.86%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
4 7 (20.00%) VB
4 7 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) VBA
7 4 (11.43%) VBScript
8 3 (8.57%) Java
9 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.86%) Groovy
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) MCSD
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £400 per day + based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago