The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mobile Application
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 9 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.20% 3.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.78% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -20.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 29.51% 51.72% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 11
Median daily rate £375 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Mobile App as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile App across the Bedford region.

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Mobile App.

1 12 (85.71%) Python
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Ruby
2 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
2 11 (78.57%) Xamarin
3 10 (71.43%) Calabash
3 10 (71.43%) Appium
4 9 (64.29%) API Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Automation Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
4 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
5 8 (57.14%) QA
5 8 (57.14%) BDD
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (57.14%) SDET
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) Android
6 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
8 3 (21.43%) Selenium
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (14.29%) CSS3
9 2 (14.29%) HTML5
9 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 2 (14.29%) HTML
9 2 (14.29%) CSS

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Cucumber
2 10 (71.43%) Appium
2 10 (71.43%) Calabash
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) Capybara
5 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 1 (7.14%) Mocha
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Material Design
3 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Graphic Design
1 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Android
1 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) API Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Automation Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
1 12 (85.71%) Ruby
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
1 8 (57.14%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Xamarin
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft