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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 83 90 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 40 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.84% 0.47% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 1 2
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£330 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £289
% change year-on-year
- +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
2018 1587 1425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.87% 93.68% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1425 1001 751
Average daily rate £360 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 63
Average hourly rate £13.18 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.15% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 26 £375 - 5
Bradford - 11 £325 - 1
Applications Developer
Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (67.80%) C#
1 40 (67.80%) .NET
2 37 (62.71%) MVC
3 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
3 30 (50.85%) WCF
4 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
6 24 (40.68%) Web Services
6 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
7 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (35.59%) SQL
9 20 (33.90%) jQuery
10 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
11 15 (25.42%) N-Tier
12 14 (23.73%) .NET Framework
12 14 (23.73%) Umbraco
12 14 (23.73%) Entity Framework
13 13 (22.03%) EPiServer
13 13 (22.03%) CMS
14 12 (20.34%) Java
15 11 (18.64%) C
15 11 (18.64%) C++
16 9 (15.25%) Finance
16 9 (15.25%) EPoS
16 9 (15.25%) HTML
16 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (13.56%) Dapper ORM
17 8 (13.56%) JSON
17 8 (13.56%) CSS

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (23.73%) Umbraco
2 13 (22.03%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (1.69%) WordPress
4 1 (1.69%) Jadu
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Office
1 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) FastStats
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Mocha
2 3 (5.08%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.25%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (67.80%) .NET
2 30 (50.85%) ASP.NET
2 30 (50.85%) WCF
3 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (40.68%) Web Services
5 20 (33.90%) jQuery
6 14 (23.73%) .NET Framework
6 14 (23.73%) Entity Framework
7 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (15.25%) HTML
8 8 (13.56%) Dapper ORM
8 8 (13.56%) JSON
8 8 (13.56%) CSS
9 4 (6.78%) RESTful
9 4 (6.78%) Backbone.js
9 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (5.08%) XML
11 2 (3.39%) WinForms
11 2 (3.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) N-Tier
2 9 (15.25%) EPoS
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) W3C
4 1 (1.69%) Social Media
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) MVC
2 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (30.51%) Software Engineering
4 7 (11.86%) Web Development
5 5 (8.47%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.78%) TDD
7 2 (3.39%) Content Management
7 2 (3.39%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.39%) OOD
7 2 (3.39%) UML
7 2 (3.39%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (1.69%) OO
8 1 (1.69%) CRM
8 1 (1.69%) SOA
8 1 (1.69%) ITIL
8 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (67.80%) C#
2 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 21 (35.59%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) Java
5 11 (18.64%) C
5 11 (18.64%) C++
6 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) MCSD
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.39%) VMware
2 2 (3.39%) Lotus
3 1 (1.69%) InterSystems
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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