The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 40 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.26% 0.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£440 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 361 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 95.01% 90.25% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 268 228
Average daily rate £423 £388 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +4.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £31.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) Hudson
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Hudson
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
3 2 (28.57%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 2 (28.57%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sencha
3 1 (14.29%) IBM