The first table below looks at the demand for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 17 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application Development
Rank 120 118 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.041% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.060% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £303 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.22% -10.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.41%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2045 1671 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.18% 68.18% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 673 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Mobile Application Development
South East

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Mobile Application Development
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 2 - -
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Mobile Application Development
South East

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 19 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 16 (84.21%) Apple iOS
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) iOS Development
5 9 (47.37%) Apple
6 8 (42.11%) CSS
6 8 (42.11%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
7 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) IIS
7 7 (36.84%) MVC
7 7 (36.84%) C#
7 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (36.84%) jQuery
8 6 (31.58%) Release Management
8 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (31.58%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (31.58%) QA
8 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
9 4 (21.05%) HTML5
10 3 (15.79%) webOS
10 3 (15.79%) UIKit
10 3 (15.79%) Core Animation
10 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
10 3 (15.79%) Android

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) IIS
2 6 (31.58%) Lotus Domino
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Publishing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Applications Manager
3 6 (31.58%) Release Manager
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) NHibernate
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
3 7 (36.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) UIKit
5 3 (15.79%) Core Animation
5 3 (15.79%) Cocoa
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) Sencha Touch
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) Ext JS
7 1 (5.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Animation
2 3 (15.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) iOS Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (31.58%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) Sencha