The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 46 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 16 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.52% 0.85% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 0.89% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Median daily rate £550 £323 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.54% -3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £291 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £354 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-64.44% +57.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
611 559 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.37% 95.56% 98.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 391 404
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 41
Median hourly rate £12.79 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.06% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.40 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 16 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
West Wales - 12 £550 -
South Wales +12 3 £540 +67.44% 1
Applications Developer
UK

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Wales region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (96.00%) Ansible
2 24 (96.00%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (84.00%) Java
3 21 (84.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 20 (80.00%) REST
4 20 (80.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
6 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
6 18 (72.00%) Web Services
6 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
7 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (64.00%) Open Source
9 9 (36.00%) Software Delivery
10 7 (28.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (28.00%) Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) Electronics
10 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
10 7 (28.00%) Programme Management
10 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (28.00%) SAP
11 3 (12.00%) Google
11 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (12.00%) DevOps
11 3 (12.00%) Terraform

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (28.00%) Electronics
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) REST
2 18 (72.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) React
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (84.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
5 16 (64.00%) Open Source
6 9 (36.00%) Software Delivery
7 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (28.00%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (28.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (4.00%) MVC
9 1 (4.00%) OO
9 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 24 (96.00%) Ansible
2 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Google