The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 42 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% 0.53% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.57% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £355 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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
341 353 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.60% 93.88% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 259 301
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Mockito
1 2 (66.67%) Varnish
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) CCTV
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Mockito
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CCTV
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) Varnish