The median contractor rate for a Applications Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Developer
Rank 87 82 85
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.19% 1.06% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.10% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Median daily rate - £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.23 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year +21.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1003 1361 1093
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.28% 96.59% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 949 718
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 42
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Applications Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Leeds

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Leeds

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Leeds

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leeds region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) PhoneGap
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cordova
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Xcode
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Mule
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) TensorFlow
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Xcode
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
1 3 (37.50%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (37.50%) PhoneGap
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (25.00%) TensorFlow
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
3 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
1 2 (25.00%) Tealium
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
2 1 (12.50%) Zend