The table below looks at the statistics for Mobile Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile Application Development over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Application Development
Rank 124 128 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.24% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £453 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Mobile Application Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2061 2108 1583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.83% 72.59% 71.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1193 883
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 147 131
Average hourly rate £36.13 £30.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.44% -14.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £44.00 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Mobile Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Mobile Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mobile Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the East of England region.

Mobile Application Development Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Mobile Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Application Development across the East of England region.

Mobile Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Mobile Application Development
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Application Development within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 4 - - 7
Essex - 2 - - 6
Bedfordshire +9 1 £575 +8.49%
Mobile Application Development
England

Mobile Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development.

1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Confluence
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development
5 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (10.00%) Sass

Mobile Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Mobile Application Development 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 Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) UI Developer
2 2 (20.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS3
1 3 (30.00%) jQuery
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Sass
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (10.00%) XHTML
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Development
2 3 (30.00%) Web Design
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Android Development
3 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft