The first 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 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cardiff 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mobile Application
Rank 40 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.67% 1.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.23% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £19.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+64.10% -44.28%
Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.11% 24.10% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 21
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £188 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Mobile App
South Wales

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 18 April 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 8 (88.89%) Web Services
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (55.56%) HP
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (55.56%) eggPlant
5 4 (44.44%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) J2ME
5 4 (44.44%) WAP
5 4 (44.44%) Toad
5 4 (44.44%) Handset
5 4 (44.44%) 3G
5 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
5 4 (44.44%) 2G
5 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
5 4 (44.44%) Apple
5 4 (44.44%) Sun
5 4 (44.44%) WebDriver

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (44.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 3G
1 4 (44.44%) 2G
1 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Maven
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Ivy
4 5 (55.56%) eggPlant
5 4 (44.44%) Toad
5 4 (44.44%) LoadRunner
5 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
5 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
7 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
7 1 (11.11%) Hudson
7 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
7 1 (11.11%) JBehave
7 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) QA Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Test Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) J2ME
3 4 (44.44%) WAP
3 4 (44.44%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Handset
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Manual Testing
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
6 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Groovy
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) XQuery
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) HP
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Apple
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable + Market rates
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