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 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 222 220 209
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 61 51 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 22
Median daily rate £350 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £310 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +2.30%
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
9190 9396 8795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.38% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5558 5156 4840
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 453 481
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +19 22 £333 -11.33% 4
West Sussex -18 11 £400 +10.34%
Berkshire -7 9 £297 -7.34% 6
Buckinghamshire +16 7 £338 -32.50% 1
Kent -21 7 £325 -
Surrey -8 1 - - 2
Sussex - 1 £385 -
East Sussex - 1 £325 - 6
Applications Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.66%) JavaScript
3 31 (30.69%) HTML
4 29 (28.71%) SQL Server
5 28 (27.72%) CSS
6 24 (23.76%) .NET
6 24 (23.76%) SQL
6 24 (23.76%) Mobile App
7 21 (20.79%) jQuery
7 21 (20.79%) MVC
7 21 (20.79%) Java
7 21 (20.79%) C#
8 20 (19.80%) Apple iOS
9 17 (16.83%) Android
9 17 (16.83%) iOS Development
10 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
10 16 (15.84%) REST
10 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
11 15 (14.85%) Oracle
11 15 (14.85%) HTML5
11 15 (14.85%) User Experience
12 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
13 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
13 13 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (12.87%) Android Development
14 12 (11.88%) Mobile Development
14 12 (11.88%) Unit Testing
14 12 (11.88%) Web Services
14 12 (11.88%) XML
15 11 (10.89%) T-SQL

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 6 (5.94%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.96%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.97%) IIS
3 3 (2.97%) Node.js
4 2 (1.98%) Alfresco
4 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.99%) GeoServer
Applications
1 5 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.99%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.97%) Boomi
2 3 (2.97%) iPaaS
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.98%) GitHub
3 2 (1.98%) Google Play
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) PPP
2 1 (0.99%) PPTP
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) DB2
3 7 (6.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.94%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (4.95%) MS Access
5 5 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.99%) GIS
8 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.99%) MySQL
8 1 (0.99%) OLAP
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.92%) Subversion
4 5 (4.95%) Ant
4 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.95%) Maven
5 4 (3.96%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.96%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (3.96%) WiX
6 3 (2.97%) Toad
6 3 (2.97%) Xcode
7 2 (1.98%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.98%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.98%) JIRA
8 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.99%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Local Government
2 5 (4.95%) Publishing
3 3 (2.97%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.69%) HTML
2 28 (27.72%) CSS
3 24 (23.76%) .NET
4 21 (20.79%) jQuery
5 16 (15.84%) REST
6 15 (14.85%) HTML5
7 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
8 12 (11.88%) Web Services
8 12 (11.88%) XML
9 10 (9.90%) Android SDK
9 10 (9.90%) AngularJS
9 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (7.92%) Ajax
10 8 (7.92%) Spring
10 8 (7.92%) WCF
11 7 (6.93%) CSS3
11 7 (6.93%) JSON
11 7 (6.93%) SOAP
11 7 (6.93%) WinForms
12 6 (5.94%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) Mobile App
2 15 (14.85%) User Experience
3 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.96%) Animation
4 4 (3.96%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.97%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.97%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) iPad
6 2 (1.98%) iPhone
7 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.99%) Blog
7 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.99%) Cryptocurrency
7 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.99%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Apple iOS
2 17 (16.83%) Android
3 8 (7.92%) Linux
3 8 (7.92%) Windows
4 4 (3.96%) AIX
5 3 (2.97%) Unix
6 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.99%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.79%) MVC
3 17 (16.83%) iOS Development
4 13 (12.87%) Android Development
5 12 (11.88%) Mobile Development
5 12 (11.88%) Unit Testing
6 10 (9.90%) Web Development
7 9 (8.91%) TDD
8 7 (6.93%) Scrum
8 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
9 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.94%) UML
10 5 (4.95%) ITIL
10 5 (4.95%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.95%) Validation
11 4 (3.96%) CRM
11 4 (3.96%) SDLC
11 4 (3.96%) SIEM
11 4 (3.96%) Web Application Development
11 4 (3.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.66%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.76%) SQL
3 21 (20.79%) C#
3 21 (20.79%) Java
4 11 (10.89%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.90%) Apple Swift
5 10 (9.90%) Objective-C
6 8 (7.92%) C++
6 8 (7.92%) PHP
6 8 (7.92%) VB
7 7 (6.93%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.95%) VB6
9 3 (2.97%) C
9 3 (2.97%) Python
9 3 (2.97%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.98%) Jython
10 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.98%) VBScript
10 2 (1.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
1 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) QRadar
2 1 (0.99%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 15 (14.85%) Oracle
2 13 (12.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.94%) Apple
4 5 (4.95%) IBM
5 4 (3.96%) Infragistics
5 4 (3.96%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.97%) Dell
6 3 (2.97%) Informatica
6 3 (2.97%) ION Trading
6 3 (2.97%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.97%) WSO2
7 2 (1.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.99%) Cognos
8 1 (0.99%) Google
8 1 (0.99%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.99%) SAP
8 1 (0.99%) Sencha
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