The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
England / South West
Rank 116 121 127
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 24 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.83% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.87% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £630 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2539 2888 3065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.09% 96.20% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1913 1944
Median daily rate £380 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 170 152
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Gloucestershire -1 9 £404 -26.54% 3
Wiltshire +5 5 £365 -6.41% 1
Devon - 5 £400 -
Somerset 0 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 £338 -
Bristol +3 1 £250 -33.33% 1
Applications Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (44.44%) Java
4 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
5 14 (31.11%) Oracle
5 14 (31.11%) User Experience
6 13 (28.89%) Scrum
7 12 (26.67%) Android
8 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) Web Services
9 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
10 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
11 7 (15.56%) HTML
11 7 (15.56%) CSS
11 7 (15.56%) Docker
11 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
11 7 (15.56%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
12 6 (13.33%) C#
12 6 (13.33%) C++
12 6 (13.33%) Windows
12 6 (13.33%) Python
13 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (11.11%) OO
13 5 (11.11%) J2EE
13 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (11.11%) Release Management

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (6.67%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (6.67%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) AMQP
1 3 (6.67%) VoIP
1 3 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.44%) dBASE
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) GIS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 5 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (8.89%) Maven
4 3 (6.67%) CMake
4 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.67%) GoogleTest
4 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.44%) JUnit
5 2 (4.44%) Mockito
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.22%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 7 (15.56%) CSS
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
3 5 (11.11%) J2EE
3 5 (11.11%) Spring
4 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.67%) .NET
5 3 (6.67%) RESTful
5 3 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (4.44%) REST
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
6 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.22%) Grails
7 1 (2.22%) JDBC
7 1 (2.22%) JPA
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) JSON
7 1 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) User Experience
2 7 (15.56%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Digital Media
4 4 (8.89%) Graphic Design
4 4 (8.89%) iPhone
5 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.44%) CCTV
6 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.22%) NHS
7 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Android
2 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
3 6 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) Scrum
3 5 (11.11%) OO
3 5 (11.11%) Release Management
3 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) MVC
4 4 (8.89%) UML
5 3 (6.67%) BDD
5 3 (6.67%) Data Management
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) Android Development
6 2 (4.44%) OOD
6 2 (4.44%) Open Source
6 2 (4.44%) TDD
6 2 (4.44%) Time Management
6 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (44.44%) Java
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) C++
4 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.33%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.67%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (4.44%) Ada
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) Capita
4 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.22%) OpenText
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