The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Application Developer
UK
Rank 581 602 590
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 16 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.039% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.042% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 13
Median daily rate £450 £563 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £420 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £623 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £563 £500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42412 48118 48163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.73% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27609 30636 30303
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1503 1747 1909
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Senior Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

Senior Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the UK.

Senior Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Senior Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the UK.

Senior Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Applications Developer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Applications Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 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
England +26 16 £450 -20.00% 11
London +19 14 £450 -25.00% 3
City of London -2 2 £409 - 1
North West +26 1 £450 -
Birmingham +2 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £450 -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Applications Developer in the job title.

1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (64.10%) HTML
2 25 (64.10%) CSS
3 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (58.97%) HTML5
4 21 (53.85%) CSS3
5 19 (48.72%) AngularJS
5 19 (48.72%) Finance
6 12 (30.77%) Banking
7 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
7 11 (28.21%) OO
8 10 (25.64%) jQuery
9 9 (23.08%) TDD
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) Jasmine
10 8 (20.51%) React
10 8 (20.51%) webpack
11 7 (17.95%) gulp
11 7 (17.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (17.95%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 7 (17.95%) Chai
11 7 (17.95%) GitHub
11 7 (17.95%) Grunt
11 7 (17.95%) WebSockets
11 7 (17.95%) Node.js
11 7 (17.95%) Mocha
11 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
11 7 (17.95%) Maven
11 7 (17.95%) Selenium
11 7 (17.95%) Java

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) GitHub
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) Google Play
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.13%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.56%) KDB
3 1 (2.56%) Kdb+
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) MS Access
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 8 (20.51%) Jasmine
2 8 (20.51%) webpack
3 7 (17.95%) Grunt
3 7 (17.95%) gulp
3 7 (17.95%) Maven
3 7 (17.95%) Mocha
3 7 (17.95%) Selenium
3 7 (17.95%) Sonatype Nexus
3 7 (17.95%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.56%) Gradle
5 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Local Government
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) CSS
1 25 (64.10%) HTML
2 23 (58.97%) HTML5
3 21 (53.85%) CSS3
4 19 (48.72%) AngularJS
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) React
7 7 (17.95%) Chai
7 7 (17.95%) Node.js
7 7 (17.95%) WebSockets
8 6 (15.38%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) Apache Flex
9 4 (10.26%) D3.js
9 4 (10.26%) Flash
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.69%) Ember.js
10 3 (7.69%) Redux
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.13%) REST
11 2 (5.13%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Fintech
4 2 (5.13%) iPhone
5 1 (2.56%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Equities
5 1 (2.56%) Index Arbitrage
5 1 (2.56%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.56%) Social Gaming
5 1 (2.56%) TWAP
5 1 (2.56%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Android
1 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) OO
3 9 (23.08%) TDD
4 7 (17.95%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 5 (12.82%) Mobile Development
7 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.26%) Open Source
7 4 (10.26%) Pair Programming
7 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Android Development
8 3 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 3 (7.69%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.69%) MVC
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.95%) C#
2 7 (17.95%) Java
3 6 (15.38%) ES6
4 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) Scala
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Cloudera
1 2 (5.13%) Google
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Adobe
2 1 (2.56%) Kony
2 1 (2.56%) Northgate
2 1 (2.56%) PTC
2 1 (2.56%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.56%) Zend
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