The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 28 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 42 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.47% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.30% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £295 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.16% -32.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £295 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £295 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £338
% change year-on-year +3.89% +14.07%  
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 Swindon. 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
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 313 334 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.33% 96.25% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 968 882
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £825 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 109
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +63.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £23.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.25 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Swindon

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in Swindon

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Swindon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Developer in Swindon

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Swindon region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
2 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Sencha
2 2 (28.57%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Boomi
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
2 2 (28.57%) Ext JS
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CCTV
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Microservices
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
3 1 (14.29%) C++
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sencha
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com