The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Development Applications category for the City of London 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PhoneGap
Rank 188 200 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 7 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 2.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 0
Average daily rate
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£501 £351 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.39% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
777 842 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.57% 11.84% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 626 618
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +24.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
PhoneGap
London

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 Development Applications 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) HTML5
4 8 (57.14%) Android
5 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
6 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
7 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 4 (28.57%) Node.js
7 4 (28.57%) CSS3
7 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (21.43%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Java
8 3 (21.43%) Legal
9 2 (14.29%) Publishing
9 2 (14.29%) Perforce
9 2 (14.29%) C#
9 2 (14.29%) Xcode
9 2 (14.29%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Introscope
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) XML
9 2 (14.29%) UNIX
9 2 (14.29%) PHP
9 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
9 2 (14.29%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (28.57%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Xcode
1 2 (14.29%) Introscope
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Firebug
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 9 (64.29%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) HTML5
3 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) Backbone.js
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 2 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Underscore.js
7 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (14.29%) Sass
8 1 (7.14%) LESS
8 1 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) New Media
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Android
2 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) MVC
1 2 (14.29%) EAI
1 2 (14.29%) SOA
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Android Development
2 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
2 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) BDD
2 1 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Objective-C
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) ActionScript
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) Python
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Perforce
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix