Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £386 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 14 December 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 44 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.51% 0.24% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.25% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Liverpool median daily rate £386 £400 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -5.04% -
10th Percentile £364 £375 £391
90th Percentile £418 £425 £480
Merseyside median daily rate £386 £350 £421
% change year-on-year +10.36% -16.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. 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
Liverpool
Contract vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 378 395 532
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 94.50% 93.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 255 281
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +6.99% -6.53%
10th Percentile £191 £181 £150
90th Percentile £562 £525 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 30
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.50 £11.80
90th Percentile £18.87 £24.78 £40.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% +3.45%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Liverpool

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Liverpool

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Liverpool

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Liverpool region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SAML
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Express
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Nunjucks
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Mocha
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Express
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) Nunjucks
1 2 (100.00%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible