Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £356 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 137 129
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 19 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.60% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 14
East Midlands median daily rate £356 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.09% -3.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £313 £301 £239
90th Percentile £419 £408 £425
England median daily rate £411 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -0.90% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £29.23 - -
England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.90% -6.67% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3031 3115 3068
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 95.88% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1946 1847
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £213
90th Percentile £550 £556 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 128 183
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £31.35
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Applications Developer in the East Midlands

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 5 £350 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 4 £325 -
Leicestershire -9 4 £363 +3.87% 1
Lincolnshire - 4 £413 -
Northamptonshire +11 3 £335 -16.25% 1
Applications Developer
England

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) .NET
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Unix
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
6 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) Android Development
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) QMS
7 3 (15.79%) Android
8 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) ATM
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) GIS
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
2 2 (10.53%) ReSharper
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
2 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (21.05%) CSS3
3 4 (21.05%) HTML5
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.53%) Aurelia
5 2 (10.53%) D3.js
5 2 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (10.53%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Market Risk
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.53%) HPUX
4 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Android Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) QMS
5 2 (10.53%) BPR
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.53%) SFIA
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) MVVM
6 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cognos
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin