The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Appcelerator products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Appcelerator over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Appcelerator, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Appcelerator
Rank 116 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Appcelerator 13 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.041% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.90% 0.085% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1442 1183 1629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.53% 48.13% 52.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 448 570
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +69.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Appcelerator
South East

Appcelerator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Appcelerator across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Appcelerator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Appcelerator
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Appcelerator Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Appcelerator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Appcelerator 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 Appcelerator.

1 24 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (91.67%) Mobile App
4 21 (87.50%) Axure RP
5 19 (79.17%) Android
5 19 (79.17%) Apple iOS
6 18 (75.00%) CSS3
6 18 (75.00%) HTML5
6 18 (75.00%) HTML
6 18 (75.00%) CSS
7 17 (70.83%) Adobe
7 17 (70.83%) Automotive
7 17 (70.83%) Scrum
7 17 (70.83%) Retail
8 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
8 9 (37.50%) Web Analytics
8 9 (37.50%) Analytics
9 8 (33.33%) Smartphone
9 8 (33.33%) MS Office
9 8 (33.33%) Usability Testing
10 6 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
11 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 2 (8.33%) Selenium
11 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
12 1 (4.17%) Twitter
12 1 (4.17%) GitHub
12 1 (4.17%) Cucumber

Appcelerator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Appcelerator 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 Appcelerator. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 24 (100.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 21 (87.50%) Axure RP
3 6 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.17%) Calabash
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (70.83%) Automotive
1 17 (70.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) User Experience Designer
1 21 (87.50%) Designer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior Designer
2 9 (37.50%) Senior User Experience Designer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) CSS3
1 18 (75.00%) HTML5
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
1 18 (75.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (91.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (37.50%) Visualisation
3 8 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Android
1 19 (79.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (70.83%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Web Analytics
3 9 (37.50%) Analytics
4 8 (33.33%) Usability Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter