The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 39 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.79% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 1.49% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
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£363 £398 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £305
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £31.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-59.84% +2.41%
Mobile App
South Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
90 67 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.68% 23.18% 26.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 44 26
Average daily rate £325 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -76.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (83.33%) SQL
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Ant
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (66.67%) eggPlant
4 7 (58.33%) Banking
5 6 (50.00%) QA
5 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (50.00%) 2G
5 6 (50.00%) Handset
5 6 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (50.00%) Apple
5 6 (50.00%) Sun
5 6 (50.00%) 3G
5 6 (50.00%) Apache
5 6 (50.00%) J2ME
5 6 (50.00%) WAP
5 6 (50.00%) Toad

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) 2G
1 6 (50.00%) 3G
1 6 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Maven
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
1 10 (83.33%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) Ant
2 8 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 8 (66.67%) Apache Ivy
2 8 (66.67%) eggPlant
3 6 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (50.00%) Toad
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) JBehave
5 2 (16.67%) Hudson
5 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
5 2 (16.67%) Calabash
6 1 (8.33%) Xcode
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) QA Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Test Developer
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
1 10 (83.33%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) J2ME
2 6 (50.00%) WAP
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) iOS SDK
5 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Handset
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (8.33%) iPhone
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Manual Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) Test Management
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 1 (8.33%) User Stories
8 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) XQuery
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Groovy
2 2 (16.67%) XPath
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) Apple
2 6 (50.00%) Sun
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