The table below looks at the statistics for PhoneGap skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PhoneGap over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 194 202 226
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 9 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.32% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 1.09% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 5
Average daily rate
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£498 £355 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.14% +42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £431 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1752 2112 2183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.66% 29.50% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1319 1598 1673
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.97 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.88% +9.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

PhoneGap
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PhoneGap across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PhoneGap Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PhoneGap across the City of London region.

PhoneGap Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PhoneGap
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PhoneGap across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

PhoneGap Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PhoneGap
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap.

1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) Android
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (20.00%) JSON
6 3 (20.00%) Social Media
6 3 (20.00%) Facebook
6 3 (20.00%) CSS3
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) Publishing
6 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
7 2 (13.33%) User Experience
7 2 (13.33%) Perforce
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Xcode
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) Introscope
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft

PhoneGap
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PhoneGap 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 PhoneGap. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JUnit
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Introscope
1 2 (13.33%) Xcode
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) CSS3
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) Backbone.js
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
6 1 (6.67%) WebKit
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Social Media
3 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
2 5 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) EAI
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) MVC
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Android Development
3 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Facebook
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix