The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile App in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mobile App over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Application
Rank 45 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Mobile App 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.56% 0.75% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.48% 2.76% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £425 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £38.35 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-15.25% +32.24%
Mobile App
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
147 145 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.19% 27.10% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 77 116
Average daily rate £375 £365 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £218 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £33.83 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% +30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £23.45 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £45.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Mobile App
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile App Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Mobile App
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Mobile App across the Essex region.

Mobile App Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Mobile App
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Mobile App across the Essex region.

Mobile App Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Mobile App
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 14 (73.68%) Legal
2 12 (63.16%) Mobile Application Development
3 10 (52.63%) Process Improvement
3 10 (52.63%) Coaching
3 10 (52.63%) Performance Management
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 10 (52.63%) Automotive
3 10 (52.63%) PRINCE
3 10 (52.63%) Logistics
3 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
3 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (52.63%) PMP
3 10 (52.63%) PMI Certification
3 10 (52.63%) Project Management
4 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
5 7 (36.84%) Marketing
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) REST
7 4 (21.05%) Change Control
7 4 (21.05%) JAX-RS
7 4 (21.05%) User Stories
7 4 (21.05%) User Experience
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (21.05%) Android Development

Mobile App
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 (21.05%) GlassFish
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Ant
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.53%) Xcode
General
1 14 (73.68%) Legal
2 10 (52.63%) Automotive
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
4 7 (36.84%) Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Project Manager
2 9 (47.37%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) iOS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Objective-C Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Marketing Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
1 5 (26.32%) REST
1 5 (26.32%) SOAP
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) Ajax
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
2 4 (21.05%) Java SE
2 4 (21.05%) JAX-RS
2 4 (21.05%) JAX-WS
2 4 (21.05%) JPA
2 4 (21.05%) JSR 170
2 4 (21.05%) OSGi
2 4 (21.05%) SAML
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
2 4 (21.05%) TopLink
2 4 (21.05%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Solaris
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Mobile Application Development
2 10 (52.63%) Coaching
2 10 (52.63%) Logistics
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Management
2 10 (52.63%) PRINCE
2 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 10 (52.63%) Process Improvement
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) Android Development
3 4 (21.05%) B2C
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (21.05%) Information Management
3 4 (21.05%) iOS Development
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) User Stories
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) Objective-C
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) PMI Certification
1 10 (52.63%) PMP
1 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2 Certification