Period
to 17 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an Applications Developer was £382 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 August 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 165 145
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 8 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.12% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate £382 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £329 £329 £313
90th Percentile £438 £398 £338
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2,462 3,274 2,759
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 96.04% 97.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,618 2,219 1,873
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £250 £288 £275
90th Percentile £575 £540 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 104 74
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £13.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +15.41% +9.63%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.82 £8.41
90th Percentile £33.50 £33.75 £29.91
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.56 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.35% +27.35% -3.70%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Developer in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Developer in West Yorkshire

Applications Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Leeds +33 6 £382 +1.93% 3
Bradford - 2 £373 -
Applications Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (12.50%) Case Management
5 1 (12.50%) Slack
5 1 (12.50%) Personalization
5 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (12.50%) Java 8
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Confluence
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) COM
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) React
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Kanban
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Case Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Personalization
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 1 (12.50%) Java 8
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) Splunk