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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Developer
Rank 197 195 194
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 45 37 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.45% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 29
Average daily rate
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£300 £326 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £33.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 - £32.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
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
8422 8223 9197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.07% 92.95% 91.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4694 4342 4273
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 505 638
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 0 19 £300 -8.74% 2
Berkshire +6 8 £375 +70.45% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £285 -40.00% 2
Surrey -3 7 £225 -33.82% 5
Oxfordshire - 4 £220 - 8
West Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - - 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 26 (43.33%) HTML
3 25 (41.67%) SQL
4 23 (38.33%) C#
4 23 (38.33%) .NET
5 19 (31.67%) CSS
6 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 16 (26.67%) Windows
7 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (23.33%) Mobile App
9 12 (20.00%) WCF
9 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.33%) Java
10 11 (18.33%) HTML5
11 10 (16.67%) jQuery
11 10 (16.67%) XML
11 10 (16.67%) Oracle
11 10 (16.67%) UNIX
11 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (15.00%) OO
12 9 (15.00%) JSON
12 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
13 8 (13.33%) Android
13 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.33%) Web Services
13 8 (13.33%) MVC
14 7 (11.67%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (10.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) Lync
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.67%) Liferay
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Documentum
5 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Telnet
3 1 (1.67%) SSH
3 1 (1.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
4 5 (8.33%) DB2
5 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) MS Access
6 1 (1.67%) DTS
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.33%) Subversion
4 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.67%) Hudson
6 1 (1.67%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.67%) Maven
6 1 (1.67%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Publishing
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Military
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (43.33%) HTML
2 23 (38.33%) .NET
3 19 (31.67%) CSS
4 16 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (20.00%) WCF
6 11 (18.33%) HTML5
7 10 (16.67%) jQuery
7 10 (16.67%) XML
8 9 (15.00%) JSON
9 8 (13.33%) Web Services
10 7 (11.67%) WPF
10 7 (11.67%) Spring
11 6 (10.00%) Ajax
11 6 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (8.33%) J2EE
12 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
12 5 (8.33%) REST
13 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (5.00%) Sencha Touch
14 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.67%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.67%) CESG
5 1 (1.67%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) UNIX
3 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 8 (13.33%) Android
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.33%) Solaris
7 2 (3.33%) Linux
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.00%) OO
2 9 (15.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 8 (13.33%) MVC
4 7 (11.67%) TDD
5 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (8.33%) Android Development
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Web Development
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 3 (5.00%) Content Management
8 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 23 (38.33%) C#
4 11 (18.33%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.00%) PHP
7 5 (8.33%) Perl
7 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (6.67%) VBScript
8 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.67%) Python
9 3 (5.00%) C
9 3 (5.00%) C++
10 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.67%) Google Apps Script
11 1 (1.67%) VC++
11 1 (1.67%) Delphi
11 1 (1.67%) VB
11 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Sencha
3 3 (5.00%) Google
3 3 (5.00%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.67%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.67%) Syclo
4 1 (1.67%) Facebook
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.67%) Lotus
4 1 (1.67%) Apple
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