The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 83 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 32 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.61% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.54% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.13 £38.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +16.66%
Applications Developer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1826 1662 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.94% 92.85% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1101 621
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 17 £320 +1.58% 10
Bradford - 8 £325 - 3
Wakefield - 1 £265 -
Applications Developer
Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title.

1 30 (83.33%) C#
2 29 (80.56%) .NET
3 28 (77.78%) MVC
4 21 (58.33%) WCF
5 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
6 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
6 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
8 13 (36.11%) SQL
8 13 (36.11%) N-Tier
9 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (33.33%) Web Services
10 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
11 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 10 (27.78%) Umbraco
11 10 (27.78%) Entity Framework
12 9 (25.00%) jQuery
12 9 (25.00%) EPiServer
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (25.00%) CMS
13 8 (22.22%) Web Development
13 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (13.89%) Dapper ORM
15 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (13.89%) JSON
15 5 (13.89%) RESTful
15 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
15 5 (13.89%) Finance
15 5 (13.89%) HTML

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Applications Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (27.78%) Umbraco
2 9 (25.00%) CMS
3 4 (11.11%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Jadu
5 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.78%) WordPress
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) FastStats
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 21 (58.33%) WCF
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (33.33%) Web Services
5 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 10 (27.78%) Entity Framework
6 9 (25.00%) jQuery
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (13.89%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (13.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (13.89%) JSON
8 5 (13.89%) RESTful
8 5 (13.89%) HTML
9 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.33%) HTML5
10 3 (8.33%) CSS
11 2 (5.56%) WinForms
12 1 (2.78%) SignalR
12 1 (2.78%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.56%) EPoS
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineering
4 8 (22.22%) Web Development
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.33%) Content Management
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.78%) User Stories
8 1 (2.78%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.78%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.78%) Time Management
8 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 1 (2.78%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.78%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) CRM
8 1 (2.78%) OOD
8 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Lotus
2 1 (2.78%) VMware
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