The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 Solihull 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 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 1.61% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 53 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 92.74% 91.38% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 11
Average daily rate £325 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £33.25 £14.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.31% +70.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Applications Developer
West Midlands

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Applications Developer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) PhoneGap
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET