Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.26% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £380 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.62% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 305 319 228
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 94.94% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 176 120
Portsmouth median daily rate £389 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +0.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £248 £216 £262
90th Percentile £509 £522 £526
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 44
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +50.44% +56.25%
10th Percentile £14.05 £15.47 £12.95
90th Percentile £50.93 £50.07 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Korn
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics

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 3 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Korn
1 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM