The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Developer
Rank 118 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 32 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 0.34% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.36% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 4
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£400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -16.66%
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3003 2200 2094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.70% 93.10% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2020 1329 1123
Average daily rate £363 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 118 140
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.99 £22.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% -36.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Applications Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
West Yorkshire -14 23 £400 +14.28% 5
South Yorkshire - 5 £88 - 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £288 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (62.50%) .NET
2 42 (58.33%) C#
3 38 (52.78%) MVC
4 35 (48.61%) ASP.NET
4 35 (48.61%) WCF
5 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
7 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (34.72%) SQL
8 25 (34.72%) Web Services
9 22 (30.56%) jQuery
10 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
11 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
11 17 (23.61%) Entity Framework
12 15 (20.83%) N-Tier
12 15 (20.83%) Java
13 14 (19.44%) HTML
13 14 (19.44%) CMS
13 14 (19.44%) Umbraco
14 13 (18.06%) EPiServer
14 13 (18.06%) C
14 13 (18.06%) C++
14 13 (18.06%) CSS
15 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (15.28%) EPoS
16 11 (15.28%) Finance
17 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (11.11%) JSON
18 8 (11.11%) Dapper ORM

Applications Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (19.44%) CMS
1 14 (19.44%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.17%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) Jadu
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
1 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.39%) FastStats
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.39%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.17%) Mocha
1 3 (4.17%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (62.50%) .NET
2 35 (48.61%) ASP.NET
2 35 (48.61%) WCF
3 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (34.72%) Web Services
5 22 (30.56%) jQuery
6 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
6 17 (23.61%) Entity Framework
7 14 (19.44%) HTML
8 13 (18.06%) CSS
9 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (11.11%) Dapper ORM
10 8 (11.11%) JSON
11 6 (8.33%) HTML5
12 5 (6.94%) RESTful
12 5 (6.94%) CSS3
13 4 (5.56%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) N-Tier
2 11 (15.28%) EPoS
3 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
5 1 (1.39%) RIA
5 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Android
2 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) MVC
2 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.72%) Web Development
5 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
5 5 (6.94%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.17%) MVVM
7 3 (4.17%) Scrum
7 3 (4.17%) TDD
8 2 (2.78%) Content Management
8 2 (2.78%) Integration Testing
8 2 (2.78%) OOD
8 2 (2.78%) UML
8 2 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (2.78%) CRM
8 2 (2.78%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.78%) Time Management
8 2 (2.78%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.78%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (58.33%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 25 (34.72%) SQL
4 15 (20.83%) Java
5 13 (18.06%) C
5 13 (18.06%) C++
6 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) MCSD
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) EPiServer
2 2 (2.78%) VMware
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Lotus
3 1 (1.39%) InterSystems
3 1 (1.39%) Google
3 1 (1.39%) Facebook