The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 204 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 46 37 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.42% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 29
Average daily rate
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£285 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.30% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £283 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £415 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +28.57%
Applications Developer
England

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
8541 8077 9134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.54% 92.76% 91.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4717 4319 4217
Average daily rate £360 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £215 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 496 613
Average hourly rate £16.15 £16.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% -7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 30 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
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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
Hampshire -14 13 £285 -8.06% 4
Berkshire +5 10 £375 +30.43% 5
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £220 -32.30% 1
Surrey 0 6 £225 -35.71% 4
Oxfordshire -4 4 £220 -43.22%
East Sussex -14 1 £238 - 2
Kent - - - - 5
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (44.62%) HTML
1 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.08%) C#
2 28 (43.08%) SQL
3 25 (38.46%) .NET
4 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
5 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
6 16 (24.62%) CSS
6 16 (24.62%) Oracle
7 15 (23.08%) WCF
8 13 (20.00%) MVC
9 12 (18.46%) Mobile App
9 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
10 11 (16.92%) WPF
10 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
10 11 (16.92%) Windows
11 10 (15.38%) UNIX
11 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (15.38%) HTML5
11 10 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (13.85%) Hibernate
12 9 (13.85%) Project Management
12 9 (13.85%) OO
12 9 (13.85%) IIS
13 8 (12.31%) VB.NET
13 8 (12.31%) VBScript
13 8 (12.31%) Java
13 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.31%) Computer Science

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (13.85%) IIS
2 6 (9.23%) MQSeries
2 6 (9.23%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) OpenEdge
5 2 (3.08%) Lync
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.54%) Liferay
6 1 (1.54%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) Telnet
3 1 (1.54%) SSH
3 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.23%) DB2
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) Big Data
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) DTS
6 1 (1.54%) DataStage
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Hudson
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Publishing
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) HTML
2 25 (38.46%) .NET
3 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
4 16 (24.62%) CSS
5 15 (23.08%) WCF
6 11 (16.92%) WPF
7 10 (15.38%) HTML5
8 9 (13.85%) Hibernate
9 8 (12.31%) jQuery
10 7 (10.77%) J2EE
11 6 (9.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (7.69%) JSON
12 5 (7.69%) XML
13 4 (6.15%) Web Services
13 4 (6.15%) Spring
13 4 (6.15%) Ajax
13 4 (6.15%) .NET Framework
13 4 (6.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (4.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Mobile App
2 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
4 7 (10.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.69%) User Experience
6 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.54%) W3C
7 1 (1.54%) Human Factors
7 1 (1.54%) Open Source
7 1 (1.54%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) UNIX
3 6 (9.23%) Android
3 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Linux
6 2 (3.08%) Solaris
6 2 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) MVC
2 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (13.85%) Project Management
3 9 (13.85%) OO
4 7 (10.77%) TDD
5 6 (9.23%) Web Application Development
6 4 (6.15%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.62%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.62%) Content Management
7 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.62%) Android Development
7 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.08%) MVVM
8 2 (3.08%) ETL
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL
8 2 (3.08%) CRM
8 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
2 28 (43.08%) C#
2 28 (43.08%) SQL
3 11 (16.92%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.31%) Java
4 8 (12.31%) VBScript
4 8 (12.31%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.23%) PHP
6 5 (7.69%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.15%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) C
8 3 (4.62%) C++
9 1 (1.54%) Delphi
9 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.54%) VB6
9 1 (1.54%) PHP5
9 1 (1.54%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) CCNA
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.62%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.08%) Lotus
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Apple
5 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.54%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.54%) Sencha
5 1 (1.54%) Syclo
5 1 (1.54%) Facebook
5 1 (1.54%) Twitter
5 1 (1.54%) Juniper
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
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