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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 221 209 170
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 28 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.32% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.35% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 33
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£319 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +7.14%
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
8378 7708 7024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.36% 91.51% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4519 4013 3379
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 452 616
Average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Berkshire +4 10 £313 -8.08% 9
Hampshire -19 8 £340 -17.57% 3
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £279 -7.08%
West Sussex -13 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £419 -
East Sussex -10 1 - - 6
Oxfordshire -17 1 - - 4
Surrey - - - - 4
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 4
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
2 25 (39.06%) HTML
3 24 (37.50%) C#
4 21 (32.81%) .NET
5 16 (25.00%) MVC
6 14 (21.88%) SQL
6 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
7 13 (20.31%) CSS
8 12 (18.75%) jQuery
9 11 (17.19%) WPF
9 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
9 11 (17.19%) PHP
10 10 (15.63%) Windows
10 10 (15.63%) Android
10 10 (15.63%) WCF
11 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
11 9 (14.06%) PL/SQL
11 9 (14.06%) Java
11 9 (14.06%) Oracle
11 9 (14.06%) OO
12 8 (12.50%) Project Management
12 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
12 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
13 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
13 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
13 7 (10.94%) Degree
13 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
13 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) OpenEdge
3 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) Liferay
4 1 (1.56%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SPSS
2 1 (1.56%) GIMP
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) SMTP
2 1 (1.56%) FTP
2 1 (1.56%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.81%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.56%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.56%) DataStage
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.13%) Maven
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
3 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) TestNG
4 1 (1.56%) DbUnit
4 1 (1.56%) Hudson
4 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (1.56%) Mockito
4 1 (1.56%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.56%) Xcode
General
1 3 (4.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Military
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
3 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.06%) HTML
2 21 (32.81%) .NET
3 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 13 (20.31%) CSS
5 12 (18.75%) jQuery
6 11 (17.19%) WPF
7 10 (15.63%) WCF
8 7 (10.94%) Hibernate
8 7 (10.94%) J2EE
9 6 (9.38%) Web Services
10 5 (7.81%) iOS SDK
11 4 (6.25%) Ajax
11 4 (6.25%) HTML5
11 4 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.25%) LINQ
12 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.69%) Symfony
12 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.13%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.25%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) iPhone
6 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.56%) Human Factors
6 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
1 10 (15.63%) Android
2 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) MVC
2 9 (14.06%) OO
3 8 (12.50%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (6.25%) Scrum
6 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.25%) MVVM
6 4 (6.25%) Android Development
6 4 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.69%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.69%) Web Development
7 3 (4.69%) Content Management
7 3 (4.69%) TDD
7 3 (4.69%) Service Management
7 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.13%) Change Management
8 2 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) C#
3 14 (21.88%) SQL
4 11 (17.19%) PHP
5 9 (14.06%) PL/SQL
5 9 (14.06%) Java
6 7 (10.94%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.38%) VBScript
8 3 (4.69%) C++
8 3 (4.69%) Python
9 2 (3.13%) Perl
9 2 (3.13%) C
9 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.13%) PHP5
10 1 (1.56%) Groovy
10 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.56%) VC++
10 1 (1.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) CCNP
3 1 (1.56%) CCNA
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Shibboleth
2 1 (1.56%) Samba
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 3 (4.69%) IBM
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Cognos
3 2 (3.13%) ILOG
3 2 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (1.56%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.56%) Atomikos
4 1 (1.56%) Syclo
4 1 (1.56%) Appcelerator
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Serena
4 1 (1.56%) Remedy
4 1 (1.56%) Siebel
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe
4 1 (1.56%) BMC
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