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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 7 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 3.33% 2.78% 6.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 10.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.44 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +5.68%
Mobile App
Bedfordshire

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
9 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 30.00% 27.78% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Average daily rate £450 £475 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +90.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £245 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App.

1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Mobile App also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Mobile App. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Applications Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft