The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 23 June 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.27% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £380 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year +5.26% +12.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 153 147 87
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.45% 97.35% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 82 56
Median daily rate £415 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £596 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 17
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +15.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £49.46 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Portsmouth

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Portsmouth

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Portsmouth

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Portsmouth region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) COBOL
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (33.33%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP