The median contractor rate for a Applications Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 3 months to 29 April 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -26 +19  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.72% 8.27% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 8.52% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Median daily rate - £333 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.90%  
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 £41.50 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year +7.09% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 267 270 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.39% 97.12% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 147 182
Median daily rate £320 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.07 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Leicestershire

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Leicestershire

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Leicestershire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -23 2 - - 2
Applications Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leicestershire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Aurelia
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Aurelia
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) SAML
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland