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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PhoneGap
Rank 193 206 187
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs citing PhoneGap 2 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.37% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Average daily rate
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£413 £401 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £328 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £460 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +18.18%
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
1630 1889 1798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.03% 30.01% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1283 1422 1421
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £19.72 £41.00 £135.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.91% -69.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Android
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (25.00%) iPad
6 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (12.50%) Axure RP
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) CSS3
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) React
7 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) Express
7 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
1 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
3 1 (12.50%) MVVM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle