The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Applications Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank 131 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.36% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.38% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £295 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £470 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.22% -
Applications Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2623 2391 2227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.56% 94.32% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1597 1324 1242
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 119 184
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.80 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.96% -10.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £33.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Coventry -9 4 £464 +42.69% 1
Warwickshire +1 1 £125 -60.31% 2
Birmingham -10 1 £338 -34.52% 2
Solihull - 1 £350 -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 West Midlands region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Informatica
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) JDBC
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) IDMS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) git-flow
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) JDBC
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (6.25%) ODBC
5 1 (6.25%) Servlets
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
1 3 (18.75%) MVC
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (12.50%) OOP
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) COBOL
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) ForgeRock
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) ICL
3 1 (6.25%) Micro Focus
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin