Period
to 22 March 2019

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 153 145
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 14 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.36% 0.25% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.26% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 12
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £358 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.88% -4.03% +0.95%
10th Percentile £345 £308 £292
90th Percentile £476 £398 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £390 £385
% change year-on-year +8.97% +1.30% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £46.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,626 3,431 3,424
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.40% 93.87% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,312 1,957 2,083
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.12% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 170 260
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.71 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -11.11% +14.65%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.97 £11.06
90th Percentile £53.13 £47.92 £47.55
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.45% -8.42%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 0 3 £420 +10.53% 1
Farnborough - 3 £450 -
Southampton -10 1 £350 -4.11% 1
Portsmouth -19 1 £450 +28.57% 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £425 -
Hook - 1 £300 -
Applications Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Subversion
4 3 (21.43%) GitHub
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) Memory Management
5 2 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (14.29%) CppUnit
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 2 (14.29%) Google
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Google Play
2 1 (7.14%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) HBase
1 2 (14.29%) Parquet
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudant
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
2 2 (14.29%) CppUnit
2 2 (14.29%) GoogleTest
2 2 (14.29%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) git-flow
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (7.14%) Protractor
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) HTML5
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
1 3 (21.43%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Avro
2 2 (14.29%) Kafka
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Axis
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) J2SE
3 1 (7.14%) Java RMI
3 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Derivative
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Memory Management
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) Kotlin
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (14.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle