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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Application Developer
UK
Rank 577 597 598
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Applications Developer 19 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.053% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.056% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £381
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.91%
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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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 11 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 21 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
England +21 19 £450 +12.50% 12
London +18 16 £450 -14.28% 2
City of London -1 3 £394 - 1
North West +24 1 £450 -
South West +2 1 - -
Birmingham 0 1 - -
West Midlands -9 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £450 -
Chippenham - 1 - -

Senior Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 27 (62.79%) HTML
1 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
1 27 (62.79%) CSS
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (55.81%) HTML5
4 22 (51.16%) CSS3
5 19 (44.19%) Finance
6 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
7 14 (32.56%) OO
7 14 (32.56%) Banking
8 13 (30.23%) TDD
9 11 (25.58%) Java
9 11 (25.58%) jQuery
9 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
10 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 9 (20.93%) Jasmine
12 8 (18.60%) GitHub
12 8 (18.60%) React
12 8 (18.60%) webpack
12 8 (18.60%) Mobile Development
12 8 (18.60%) Pair Programming
13 7 (16.28%) Maven
13 7 (16.28%) Selenium
13 7 (16.28%) TeamCity
13 7 (16.28%) gulp
13 7 (16.28%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (16.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 7 (16.28%) Chai
13 7 (16.28%) Grunt
13 7 (16.28%) WebSockets

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 1 (2.33%) Apache
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) GitHub
2 3 (6.98%) Google Play
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
1 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) KDB
3 1 (2.33%) Kdb+
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Jasmine
3 8 (18.60%) webpack
4 7 (16.28%) Grunt
4 7 (16.28%) gulp
4 7 (16.28%) Maven
4 7 (16.28%) Mocha
4 7 (16.28%) Selenium
4 7 (16.28%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (16.28%) TeamCity
5 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.65%) Android Studio
6 2 (4.65%) Gradle
6 2 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.33%) JIRA
7 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Games
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) CSS
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
2 24 (55.81%) HTML5
3 22 (51.16%) CSS3
4 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
5 11 (25.58%) jQuery
6 8 (18.60%) React
7 7 (16.28%) Chai
7 7 (16.28%) Node.js
7 7 (16.28%) WebSockets
8 6 (13.95%) .NET
9 5 (11.63%) Redux
10 4 (9.30%) Apache Flex
10 4 (9.30%) D3.js
10 4 (9.30%) Flash
11 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
11 3 (6.98%) Sass
12 2 (4.65%) Reactive Extensions
12 2 (4.65%) REST
12 2 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Fintech
3 2 (4.65%) iPhone
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.33%) CCTV
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Equities
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) Social Gaming
4 1 (2.33%) TWAP
4 1 (2.33%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.63%) Android
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) OO
3 13 (30.23%) TDD
4 8 (18.60%) Mobile Development
4 8 (18.60%) Pair Programming
5 7 (16.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 6 (13.95%) Extreme Programming
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
6 6 (13.95%) Web Development
7 5 (11.63%) Data Visualisation
7 5 (11.63%) iOS Development
8 4 (9.30%) Android Development
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.30%) Open Source
9 3 (6.98%) BDD
9 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) MVC
9 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.58%) Java
3 6 (13.95%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) ES6
4 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
5 4 (9.30%) Apple Swift
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C++
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
6 2 (4.65%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Google
2 2 (4.65%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe
3 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.33%) Capita
3 1 (2.33%) Kony
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Reuters
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.33%) Zend