The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 27 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 91 86
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 13 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.07% 0.47% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.49% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 5
Median daily rate £400 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £344
% change year-on-year +4.30% +11.56%  
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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1152 1213 1210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.50% 95.36% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 797 691
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 67 49
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +47.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Surrey

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Surrey

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Surrey

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Leatherhead - 2 £383 - 3
Staines - 2 - -
Woking - 1 - -
Applications Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Surrey region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Mobile App
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (31.58%) Xamarin
4 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) React
5 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
5 5 (26.32%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Android Development
6 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (21.05%) React Native
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (21.05%) NUnit
6 4 (21.05%) Subversion
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
6 4 (21.05%) Android
6 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) XAML

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (10.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) NUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Trac
3 1 (5.26%) Grunt
3 1 (5.26%) gulp
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) CSS
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) CSS3
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) React
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) React Native
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) Node.js
5 2 (10.53%) Spring
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.26%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Mobile App
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (21.05%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
2 4 (21.05%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Mobile Application Development
2 5 (26.32%) iOS Development
2 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Android Development
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Case Management
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) SOLID
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) XAML
4 3 (15.79%) Apple Swift
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Xamarin
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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