Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 21 July 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 149 159
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 26 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.69% 0.79% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.84% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 6
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £348 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -6.71% -12.35%
10th Percentile £306 £291 £353
90th Percentile £479 £438 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% +5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South East median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +22.67% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3544 4047 4201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 94.68% 94.45% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2623 2560
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £249 £256 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £524
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 216 277
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -32.69%
10th Percentile £11.08 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.46 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Hampshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Hampshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Developer in Hampshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Hampshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Winchester +18 11 £438 +25.00%
Portsmouth -2 5 £380 -20.00%
Farnborough +3 4 £425 +25.00%
Basingstoke -9 3 - -
Romsey - 1 £380 -
Applications Developer
South East

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Hampshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) JBoss
4 9 (34.62%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
5 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
5 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Apache Camel
6 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) UML
7 5 (19.23%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) DB2
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 4 (15.38%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
9 3 (11.54%) Degree
9 3 (11.54%) Open Source
9 3 (11.54%) Docker
9 3 (11.54%) Microservices
9 3 (11.54%) MuleSoft

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (38.46%) JBoss
2 5 (19.23%) Apache
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) CICS
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) DB2
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) HBase
2 2 (7.69%) Parquet
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Gradle
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) NuGet
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Middleware
2 7 (26.92%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (26.92%) Apache Camel
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
5 3 (11.54%) Lucene
5 3 (11.54%) SOAP
5 3 (11.54%) XSLT
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Avro
6 2 (7.69%) Kafka
6 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (7.69%) REST
6 2 (7.69%) Spring
6 2 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.85%) SignalR
7 1 (3.85%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
1 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) Microservices
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) System Testing
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Benchmarking
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.85%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) C++
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) COBOL
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) SC Cleared
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (7.69%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (7.69%) Netcool
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) MuleSoft
3 3 (11.54%) WSO2
4 2 (7.69%) Cognos
4 2 (7.69%) ILOG
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Xamarin