The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
England / South East
Rank 213 226 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 30 36 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.44% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 28
Median daily rate £380 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £266 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £38.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.61% +35.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7220 8201 9181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.58% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4216 5014 4892
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 382 436
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +9 9 £395 +21.53% 3
Hampshire +13 8 £345 -18.82% 4
Surrey +10 4 £340 -4.89% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 4 - - 2
Kent +11 2 £525 +90.90% 1
East Sussex +7 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 17 (25.76%) C#
4 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 15 (22.73%) HTML
6 14 (21.21%) Oracle
6 14 (21.21%) Android
7 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
7 13 (19.70%) .NET
7 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
7 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
8 12 (18.18%) Linux
8 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 11 (16.67%) Windows
9 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 11 (16.67%) Android Development
10 10 (15.15%) CSS
11 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
11 9 (13.64%) Entity Framework
12 8 (12.12%) Docker
12 8 (12.12%) TDD
12 8 (12.12%) Maven
12 8 (12.12%) MVC
12 8 (12.12%) PHP
12 8 (12.12%) Unix
13 7 (10.61%) Scrum
13 7 (10.61%) IBM
13 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (7.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) CICS
4 2 (3.03%) Drupal
4 2 (3.03%) IBM Domino
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.52%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.52%) SAS
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.52%) SilverStripe
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) PaaS
3 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.52%) Google Play
3 1 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Bluetooth
1 2 (3.03%) Firewall
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) FTP
2 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.52%) Intranet
2 1 (1.52%) SMS
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) DB2
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) GIS
6 1 (1.52%) HBase
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Maven
2 5 (7.58%) Mockito
2 5 (7.58%) Subversion
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) Gradle
3 4 (6.06%) JIRA
3 4 (6.06%) JUnit
4 3 (4.55%) jMock
4 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
5 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.52%) Grunt
6 1 (1.52%) gulp
6 1 (1.52%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (7.58%) Banking
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Military
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) HTML
2 13 (19.70%) .NET
2 13 (19.70%) AngularJS
3 10 (15.15%) CSS
4 9 (13.64%) Entity Framework
5 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (9.09%) Middleware
6 6 (9.09%) Spring
7 5 (7.58%) React
7 5 (7.58%) Redux
7 5 (7.58%) REST
7 5 (7.58%) XML
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
8 4 (6.06%) Ajax
8 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.06%) J2EE
8 4 (6.06%) jQuery
8 4 (6.06%) Web Services
9 3 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.03%) iPad
5 2 (3.03%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) Derivative
6 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Android
2 12 (18.18%) Linux
3 11 (16.67%) Windows
4 8 (12.12%) Unix
5 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.55%) AIX
7 1 (1.52%) MVS
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) Android Development
3 8 (12.12%) MVC
3 8 (12.12%) TDD
4 7 (10.61%) Scrum
5 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (9.09%) UML
6 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.58%) OO
7 4 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 4 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (6.06%) Mobile Development
7 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.55%) BDD
8 3 (4.55%) Build Automation
8 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.55%) Migration
8 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.55%) SIEM
8 3 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 20 (30.30%) Java
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 17 (25.76%) C#
5 9 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 8 (12.12%) PHP
7 5 (7.58%) C
7 5 (7.58%) C++
8 3 (4.55%) Perl
8 3 (4.55%) Python
8 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.55%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) COBOL
9 2 (3.03%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.52%) Delphi
10 1 (1.52%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) HNC
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.52%) HDFS
3 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) QRadar
2 2 (3.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) SAP
4 4 (6.06%) Xamarin
5 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) Citrix
6 2 (3.03%) Lotus
6 2 (3.03%) VMware
7 1 (1.52%) Adobe
7 1 (1.52%) Google
7 1 (1.52%) HP
7 1 (1.52%) Serena
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