Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +40
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.40% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £374 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -0.33% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +81.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 236 250 376
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.06% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 163 243
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £178
90th Percentile £463 £455 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 31
Staffordshire median hourly rate £39.75 £14.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +174.14% -32.56% +62.26%
10th Percentile £13.99 £10.49 £11.33
90th Percentile £59.84 £44.30 £57.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £15.92
% change year-on-year -9.37% +9.92% -6.35%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Staffordshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Staffordshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Applications Developer
West Midlands

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, Applications Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Push Notifications

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Push Notifications
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Xamarin